Never Judge a Fish on Its Ability to Climb a Tree

Never Judge a Fish on Its Ability to Climb a Tree


  • Author : Michael Evans Jr.
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2016-11-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524648350


Never Judge a Fish on Its Ability to Climb a Tree Book Description :

Never Judge a Fish on Its Ability to Climb a Tree is a paraphrased quote from Albert Einstein. In this childrens book, Michael is speaking from a child to a child. The child he is trying to reach with this easy-to-understand lesson is the artist who struggles with a sport, the athlete who struggles with literature, the writer who struggles with math, and so on. When children learn to step outside the bounds of the mental slavery that was imposed on them, they can begin to stop taking criticism personally. When they stop taking negative comments, bad grades, and labels personally, they are free to express something creative. Children with no personal history to live up to behind them and an open canvas in their present moments will be what they are fr...

Fish in a Tree
Score: 4
From 58 Ratings

Fish in a Tree


  • Author : Lynda Mullaly Hunt
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-02-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101601327


Fish in a Tree Book Description :

A New York Times Bestseller! The author of the beloved One for the Murphys gives readers an emotionally-charged, uplifting novel that will speak to anyone who’s ever thought there was something wrong with them because they didn’t fit in. “Everybody is smart in different ways. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its life believing it is stupid.” Ally has been smart enough to fool a lot of smart people. Every time she lands in a new school, she is able to hide her inability to read by creating clever yet disruptive distractions. She is afraid to ask for help; after all, how can you cure dumb? However, her newest teacher Mr. Daniels sees the bright, creative kid underneath the trouble maker. With his help, Ally l...

Borrowed Theme

Borrowed Theme


  • Author : Michael Evans
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2017-01-09
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524658977


Borrowed Theme Book Description :

Watch any drug commercial, and watch as the actors and actresses distract your attention toward the end of the commercial as a voice elegantly lists the horrifying side effects. This can sum up the borrowed themea hidden world of lies with carefully placed distractions to divide your attention. In this book, we focus not on the pretty faces youre supposed to look at. We focus on that tiny text at the bottom of the screen. We lift the hood on the car and check the engine while the salesman is trying desperately to get you fixated on the shiny paint. When you are able to spot a lie, a distraction, or an embellishment of the truth, you are on your way to freethinking....

Recharge Your Batteries  Classroom Management

Recharge Your Batteries Classroom Management


  • Author : Laura A. Riffel, Ph.D.
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2016-03-08
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781329864252


Recharge Your Batteries Classroom Management Book Description :

This book is designed to help teachers develop three strands of reinforcement in classroom management. Support, Interventions, and Reinforcement will be addressed in ways that help classroom teachers braid behavioral techniques into their strategies. The book will focus on environmental changes, replacement behavior teaching, and impacting our reactions as educators so that we feed the replacement behavior and extinguish the target behavior....

Would You Teach a Fish to Climb a Tree

Would You Teach a Fish to Climb a Tree


  • Author : Anne Maxwell
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1939261503


Would You Teach a Fish to Climb a Tree Book Description :

This book provides "a refreshing and new perspective on these children who are so different from their peers. Co-authored by three practitioners who have had remarkable success working with them, this book is filled with practical tools, stories, observations, and life changing questions that can be used by anyone who has one of these kids in their life and who is looking for something different. These children are magical and you are sure to fall in love with many of them. " --Publisher....

Duct Tape Is Not A Behavioral Intervention  The Sequel

Duct Tape Is Not A Behavioral Intervention The Sequel


  • Author : Laura A. Riffel, Ph.D.
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Behavior disorders in children
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781312864559


Duct Tape Is Not A Behavioral Intervention The Sequel Book Description :

"This presentation is an encore production of Duct Tape in Not a Behavioral Intervention (Lulu.com, 2014), which was designed to help first year teachers and those who want to start anew. This book takes the next step and helps users know how to deal with and eradicate disruptions in the classroom." -- Page [4] of cover....

Golden Rat

Golden Rat


  • Author : S J Aryan
  • Publisher : Notion Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781645876205


Golden Rat Book Description :

The Golden Rat is set in a fictional land with some of the most precious assets in life, the involvement of which leads to the path of grabbing success. A truly deep narrative, it puts the reader at ease, with a huge potential to indulge in the great things to be adopted in order to make life better. Every character has a deep message and imbibes values that need to be adopted in the modern world....

One for the Murphys
Score: 4.5
From 30 Ratings

One for the Murphys


  • Author : Lynda Mullaly Hunt
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-05-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101572122


One for the Murphys Book Description :

From the author of the New York Times bestselling novel Fish in a Tree! Carley uses humor and street smarts to keep her emotional walls high and thick. But the day she becomes a foster child, and moves in with the Murphys, she's blindsided. This loving, bustling family shows Carley the stable family life she never thought existed, and she feels like an alien in their cookie-cutter-perfect household. Despite her resistance, the Murphys eventually show her what it feels like to belong--until her mother wants her back and Carley has to decide where and how to live. She's not really a Murphy, but the gifts they've given her have opened up a new future. "Hunt's writing is fearless and One For The Murphys is a story that is at once compassionate, thought-p...

The Ultimate Quotable Einstein

The Ultimate Quotable Einstein


  • Author : Albert Einstein
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-31
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780691207292


The Ultimate Quotable Einstein Book Description :

This is the definitive edition of the hugely popular collection of Einstein quotations that has sold tens of thousands of copies worldwide and been translated into twenty-five languages. The Ultimate Quotable Einstein features roughly 1,600 quotes in all. This paperback edition includes sections unique to the ultimate collection--"On and to Children," "On Race and Prejudice," and "Einstein's Verses: A Small Selection"--as well as a chronology of Einstein’s life and accomplishments, Freeman Dyson’s authoritative foreword, and commentary and descriptive source notes by Alice Calaprice....

The Yale Book of Quotations
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

The Yale Book of Quotations


  • Author : Fred R. Shapiro
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0300107986


The Yale Book of Quotations Book Description :

More than twelve thousand famous quotations are featured in a reference volume that includes items not only from literary and historical sources, but also from popular culture, sports, computers, science, politics, law, and the social sciences....