Bridge to Terabithia
Score: 4.5
From 1,122 Ratings

Bridge to Terabithia


  • Author: Katherine Paterson
  • Release Date : 2009-10-06
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • File Size: 7161161 Bytes


The 40th anniversary edition of the classic Newbery Medal-winning title by beloved author Katherine Paterson, with brand-new bonus materials including an author's note by Katherine herself and a foreword by New York Times bestselling author Kate DiCamillo. This middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.Jess Aarons has been practicing all summer so he can be the fastest runner in the fifth grade. And he almost is, until the new girl in school, Leslie Burke, outpaces him. The two become fast friends and spend most days in the woods behind Leslie's house, where they invent an enchanted land...

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Score: 4.5
From 1,114 Ratings

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda


  • Author: Becky Albertalli
  • Release Date : 2015-04-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • File Size: 3329667 Bytes


Now a major motion picture: Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford! This edition includes new Simon and Blue emails, a behind-the-scenes scrapbook from the Love, Simon movie set, and Becky Albertalli in conversation with fellow authors Adam Silvera and Angie Thomas.William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist"A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle"I am so in love with this book."—Nina LaCour, author of Hold Still"Feels timelessly, effortlessly now."—Tim Federle, author of Better Nate Than Ever"The best kind of love story."—Alex Sanchez, Lambda Award-winning author of Rainbow Boys and Boyfriends with Gi...

The First Days of School
Score: 4.5
From 21 Ratings

The First Days of School


  • Author : Harry K. Wong
  • Publisher : Harry K Wong Publication
  • Release Date : 1999-07-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0962936030


The First Days of School Book Description :

Over 3 million copies have been sold of the preeminent book on classroom management and teaching for lesson achievement. The book walks a teacher, either novice or veteran, through the most effective ways to begin a school year and continue to become an effective teacher. This is the most basic book on how to teach. Every teacher and administrator needs to have a copy. The book is used in thousands of school districts, in over 65 countries, and in over 1000 college classrooms. It works and it's inspiring. Included in this 3rd edition is a free 38 minute Enhanced CD, Never Cease to Learn. This bonus CD features Harry Wong with a special introduction by Rosemary Wong. The motivational message delivered is one all educators must hear and see....

The First Days of School
Score: 5
From 7 Ratings

The First Days of School


  • Author : Harry K. Wong
  • Publisher : Harry K Wong Publication
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000066104698


The First Days of School Book Description :

A guide for teachers at any level shares ideas on classroom management and designing lessons for academic success....

School s First Day of School
Score: 4
From 103 Ratings

School s First Day of School


  • Author : Adam Rex
  • Publisher : Roaring Brook Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781626728363


School s First Day of School Book Description :

It's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself. What will the children do once they come? Will they like the school? Will they be nice to him? The school has a rough start, but as the day goes on, he soon recovers when he sees that he's not the only one going through first-day jitters....

Learning to Teach

Learning to Teach


  • Author : Linda Shalaway
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Genre: Activity programs in education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105121775170


Learning to Teach Book Description :

A blend of research on teaching with the practical insights of experienced teachers....

The Classroom Management Book

The Classroom Management Book


  • Author : Harry K. Wong
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-08
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0976423391


The Classroom Management Book Book Description :

This is a solutions book that shows how to organize and structure a classroom to create a safe and positive environment for student learning and achievement to take place. It offers 50 procedures that can be applied, changed, adapted, and incorporated into any classroom management plan. Each procedure is presented with a consistent format that breaks it down and tells how to teach it and what the outcome of teaching it will be. While all of the work and preparation behind a well-managed classroom are rarely observed, the dividends are evident in a classroom that is less stressful for all and one that hums with learning....

The First 30 Days of School Routines   Rituals K 2

The First 30 Days of School Routines Rituals K 2


  • Author : Jane Shook
  • Publisher : First 30 Days of School
  • Release Date : 2018-03
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1478857544


The First 30 Days of School Routines Rituals K 2 Book Description :

The first month of each school year is the critical time for helping your students develop the habits of successful learners. These comprehensive guides each include 30 grade-appropriate mini-lessons, one for each of the first 30 days of school....

Principal Matters

Principal Matters


  • Author : William D. Parker
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2015-04-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1502407949


Principal Matters Book Description :

Leadership is not easy. It requires motivation, action, and courage. Principal Matters is a great resource for motivation and practical strategies for principals or school leaders who want to invest in self-growth that leads to flourishing service, instead of burnout. William D. Parker offers insights from over twenty years of experience as an educator, and over ten years as a school administrator. You are invited to this one-on-one conversation to learn how to better understand your purpose, lead others, influence change, and successfully manage the challenges of school leadership. Whether you are an aspiring principal or leading your own building or district, you will find Principal Matters both inspiring and instructive. One reader called it, "Chi...

First Day Jitters
Score: 4.5
From 26 Ratings

First Day Jitters


  • Author : Julie Danneberg
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge
  • Release Date : 2013-01-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607345497


First Day Jitters Book Description :

Everyone knows that sinking feeling in the pit of the stomach just before diving into a new situation. Sarah Jane Hartwell is scared and doesn't want to start over at a new school. She doesn't know anybody, and nobody knows her. It will be awful. She just knows it. With much prodding from Mr. Hartwell, Sarah Jane reluctantly pulls herself together and goes to school. She is quickly befriended by Mrs. Burton, who helps smooth her jittery transition. This charming and familiar story will delight readers with its surprise ending. Fun, energetic illustrations brighten page after page with the busy antics surrounding Sarah Jane. FIRST DAY JITTERS is an enchanting story that is sure to be treasured by anyone who has ever anticipated a first day of school....

The First Six Weeks of School

The First Six Weeks of School


  • Author : Mike Anderson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1892989816


The First Six Weeks of School Book Description :

This second edition of a teacher favorite features a fresh, easy-to-use layout including color coding by grade level, more support for student engagement in academics, greater emphasis on the effective use of teacher language, and a dedicated chapter on the all-important first day of school....

Your First Year

Your First Year


  • Author : Todd Whitaker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-04-28
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317296850


Your First Year Book Description :

Learn all the essentials for making your first year of teaching a success! In this exciting new book, internationally renowned educator Todd Whitaker teams up with his daughters--Madeline, an elementary teacher, and Katherine, a secondary teacher--to share advice and inspiration. They offer step-by-step guidance to thriving in your new role and overcoming the challenges that many new teachers face. Topics include: Learning classroom management skills such as building relationships and maintaining high expectations and consistency Setting up your classroom and establishing procedures and rules Planning effective lessons and making your instructional time an engaging experience Managing your own emotions in the classroom and dealing effectively with mi...