Britannica World Language Dictionary Funk & Wagnalls 1956 Vintage
Nice old 2 Volume set of reference books from Mid Century 1950s, a super nice Dictionary. Besides word definitions, it also contains quite a few interesting drawings and diagrams. Each measures approx 8 x 11 inches, they are 2 1/4 and 2 1/2 inches thick. Gently Used. Good Condition. Covers have light wear. One volume has some minor water damage to lower back cover. Other has some light rubs spots on front cover. (See Photos). Pages have normal yellowing, they are nice and clean with no marks, tears or bends. Nice addition to a reference library or collection. Price is for one.
Very scarce Texas textbook on the wild life of the Southwest with color illustrations from paintings of famous wildlife artists and outstanding colorful text descriptions. A great educational book for the nature and wild life lover which shows the environment in the 1930s. Covers the natural life in Texas. The book is in good condition with normal wear on the boards and the interior is clean.
Caesar's Gallic War; C. Ivli Caesaris De Bello Gallico
Caesar's Gallic War ; C. IVLI Caesaris De Bello Gallico Libri VII Gaius Julius Caesar's story, in Latin, of the Gallic War. With Introduction, Notes, Apendix and Vocabulary by Harry F. Towle and Paul R. Jenks. Gildersleeve-Lodge Latin Series for reading in Second Year Latin course, is published by D. C. Heath & Co, in 1903. Hard cover, 5-1/4 x 7-1/4 inches, with 48 introduction, 222 Latin text, 228 Notes, 18 maps and 120 Vocabulary pages for a total of 636 pages, as well as many Map pages. Considerable marking throughout. One loose page. 1-1/2 inch tear along lower front hinge, and other edge wear. Still very readable.
Robinson's Progressive Practical Arithmetic Daniel W. Fish Containing the theory of numbers, in connection with concise analytic and synthetic methods of solution, and designed as a complete text-book on this science, for common schools and acadamies. Ivison, Blakeman, & Company, 1891. Hard cover, 4-3/4 x 7-1/4 inches, 360 pages. The cover is very rubbed, edges and corners worn. Upper corner of title page torn off. Occasional creased corners, small edge tears, pencil marks. Under 2 lbs.
Robinson's Progressive Intellectual Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan / Being a Sequel to the Progressive Primary Arithmetic, Containing Many Original Forms of Analysis Applicable to a Great Variety of Practical Questions Daniel W. Fish, Ed. Question No. 1: James had 1 cent, and his father gave him 1 more; how many had he then? Question on page 83: If stage fare is 4 cents a mile, what will it cost to ride 20-3/4 miles. Question on page 91: If a turkey cost 7 shillings, how many turkeys can be bought for 38-1/3 shillings? Question on page 168: A drover paid $76 for calves and sheep, paying $3 apiece for calves and $2 for sheep; he sold 1/4 of his calves and 2/5 of his sheep for $23, and in so doing lost 8 percent, on their cost; how many of each did he purchase? American Book Company, 1891. Black cloth spine with paper boards, 4-1/2 x 6-3/4 inches, 176 pages. Pencil drawing inside front and back includes date 1898. Answers have been written in pencil for many of the questions. Binding is firm. Under 1 lb.
1971 Springfield, Ohio (Clark County) City Directory published by the Williams Directory Co. Contains four directories in one volume: Buyers guide (advertisements), Alphabetical Directory, Street Directory of households & businesses, Numerical Telephone Directory. This book originally sold for $65, and has an unpackaged weight of 4.15 pounds, so a lot of book here. Great for doing GENEALOGY, in good/ used condition, and can be shipped book rate.
Vintage 1930 Book The Art Of Thinking By Ernest Dimnet
Nineteenth Printing October 1930. 221 Pages. Hard Cloth bound, red. Stitched Pages. Cover and spine have light soil, minor spots, spine and corner dents, no edge wear. Page edges are soiled, pages are yellowed, no tears or bends. Some Red Pencil underlining. Original Owners sticker on front inside page. Interesting book.
Speech Correction Principles and Methods Charles Van Riper This is a book about people troubled by the way they speak, about children and adults who stutter, or who cannot utter a sound because they have ost their vocal folds, or who possess some other speech disorder. Includes material on cerebral palsy, hearing problems, language development, and applications of learning theory. Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1976. ISBN 0-13-829507-7. Hard cover, 6-1/4 x 9-1/4 inches, 456 pages. Slight corner wear. Otherwise, very good condition. Under 2 lbs.
From Reading to Writing John M. Kierzek The purpose of this book is to make the process of learning to write a little easier, a little more pleasant and profitable. Macmillan Company, 1948. Hard cover, 6-7/8 x 9-1/2 inches, 319 pages. Name on front cover and front fly. A few pages have underlining. Firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
1937 Book Writing Making Manuscripts Salable Des Marais
1937 Book Writing Making Manuscripts Salable Des Marais. By Walter N. Des Marais. Published by Comfort Press Inc., St. Louis, MO. Copyright 1937. Printed in the U. S. A. The hard bound textured book shows very little wear accept along spine top and bottom. Tight binding, nice clean pages with no tears or bends. 159 pages. 5 ½ inches X 7 ¼ inches. Super Excellent condition for 70+ years. Pages are nice and clean with no bends or tears. Everything you need to know to review your finished book and determine if it is ready to sell and if not, how to correct it. This item can be shipped by Media for $3.63. Please ask if you want this option. We can change the invoice before payment is complete on all payment options, except if you pay with PayPal before we send a revised invoice.
Ripples - Teacher's Edition Joanne R. Mitchell, Anne R Ryle Book One - Teacher's Edition - Reading Perspectives For grade 1 D. C. Heath & Co., 1975. Hard pictorial cover, 7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches, Teachers section of 84 pages, student section of 176 pages. Discard written on front fly. Slight corner wear. Otherwise very good. Under 2 lbs.
Outline Map Resource Book Includes: More than 35 regional outline maps and a world map; Teaching strategies geared toward building map skills. This book contains: 17 outline maps of the United States, including historical and regional maps. 17 world regional maps. Outline map of the world. Teaching strategy suggestions for using outline maps in the Social Studies classroom. Glencoe, McGraw Hill. ISBN 0-07-824996-1. Soft cover, 8-1/2 x 11 inches, punched for three-hole binder, 44 pages. Like new condition. Under 1 lb.
Focus on Geography Literacy Teacher Guide National Geographic Help your students become geographically literate with this comprehensive resource. Includes Teacher Strategies and reproducible student activities. Glencoe, McGraw Hill, 2002. ISBN 0-07-825889-8. Soft cover, 8-1/2 x 11 inches, punched for three hole binder, 118 pages. As new. Under 2 lbs.
People and Neighborhoods The World Around Us 3 Books - Teacher's Edition, Pupil's edition and Blackline Masters project book. Designed for elementary school, beginning at first grade level. Good homeschooling, home student text. 1) Teacher's edition is spiral bound and has hard back and soft front. 9-1/4 x 12 inches, over 300 pages, including tabbed pages at back. ISBN 0-02-145896-0. Very good condition. 2) Pupil's edition has hard cover, 8 x 10-1/4 inches, 200 pages. ISBN 0-02-145901-0. Has school stamps. Pencilled names in front have been erased. Very good. 3) Project Book - Blackline Masters workbook has soft cover, 8-1/4 x 11 inches, 80 pages. School stamp inside front cover. Pencilled name on first page has been partly erased. All other pages are unused. ISBN 0-02-145895-2. Authors are Barry K. Beyer, Jean Craven, Mary A. McFarland, Walter C. Parker. Macmillan / McGraw-Hill, 1991. Under 6 lbs. Will ship Media or Priority.
Grammar Parts of Speech; Commas; Capitalization; End Punctuation; Grammar Word Puzzles. A workbook designed to help your child. Answer key in the back. Learning Horizons, American Greetings. Inside by Evan-Moor Corp., 1995. Soft cover, 8-1/2 x 11 inches, 30 pages. Perfect unused condition except for writing impressions on front cover. Under 1 lb.
Basic Story Techniques Helen Reagan Smith This book contains advice on the study of source material for writing and on teaching one's self professional habits. Most important is the study of technique. Nearly every facet of story-writing is illustrated by a full-length short story. Authors include: Clifton Adams, Helene Carpenter; Mary Agnes Thompson; Alberta Wilson Constant; Ennen Reaves Hall; Fred Grove; Ed Montgomery; Al Dewlen; William R. Scott. With the help of this how-to book, aspiring writers can get at the techniques of the craft rapidly. University of Oklahoma Press, 1964. Hard cover with dust jacket, 6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches, 253 pages. Name on front fly. Light wear to edges of dust jacket. Some light pencilled underlines and notes can be erased. Under 2 lbs.
Writing Detective and Mystery Fiction A. S. Burack, Ed. Chapters by: Dorothy L. Sayers; Valentine Williams; Zelda Popkin; Q. Patrick; A. A. Fair (E. S. Gardner); George Harmon Coxe; Craig Rice; Van Wyck Mason; Dorothy B. Hughes; Cleve F. Adams; Howard Haycraft; Ogden Nash; Guiles Davenport; Richard Lockridge; Julius Long; Elliot Paul; Clyde B. Clason; Todd Downing; Lee Wright; Kurt Steel; S. S. Van Dine; Trentwell Mason White; Frederick C. Davis; Dana Lyon; M. Scott Michel; Cortland Fitzsimmons. The Writer Inc., 1945, 1st ed. Hard cover with dust jacket, 5-3/4 x 8-1/2 inches, 237 pages. Name on front fly. Dust jacket has wear at top and bottom and a 3 inch tear along back fold. Book has bumped corners. Text is clean and firmly bound.
Spelling Connections - 8 - Teacher Edition Words into Language J. Richard Gentry, Ph. D., Senior Author Connects with students today ... stays with them tomorrow Zaner-Bloser, Inc., 1996. ISBN 0-88085-796-X. Hard back, soft front, spiral binding, 9 x 10-1/2 inches, 342 pages. Under 3 lbs.
Spelling Connections - 7 - Teacher Edition Words into Language J. Richard Gentry, Ph. D., Senior Author Connects with students today ... stays with them tomorrow Zaner-Bloser, Inc., 1996. ISBN 0-88085-795-1. Hard back, soft front, spiral binding, 9 x 10-1/2 inches, 338 pages. Under 3 lbs.
The Graduate Fictioneer With an introduction by Erle Stanley Gardner by H. Bedford-Jones A guide to writing to sell. The introduction by Erle Stanley Garner is very early for him as his first book was published in 1932 as well. Front flap has price of $1.50. The Author & Journalist Publishing Co., 1932. Hard brown cloth cover with dust jacket, 5-1/2 x 8 inches, 126 pages. Dust jacket has some wear along top edge, and lower corners. Name inside front Clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
Conscious Short-Story Technique David Raffelock, Associate Editor of The Author & Journalist Author & Journalist Publishing Co., 1924. Hard cover, front paste-on label, no dust jacket, 5-1/4 x 8 inches, 87 pages. Very good clean, and firmly bound. Under 1 lb.
Characters Make Your Story Maren Elwood The Writer Inc., 1942. Hard cover with dust jacket, 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches, 303 pages. Name inside front. Dust jacket has torn spine down 2-1/4 inches from top, chip from bottom, and other tears. Book has some light pencil underlining. Firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
10 Volume Set - The Book Of Popular Science - 1955 - Grolier Society
The Book Of Popular Science / Complete 10 Volume Set - research, inventions, history, nature, environment, space exploration, our earth, early civilization, all about life from a scientific approach. The Grolier Society, October 1955 printing; Hard Cover, brown with gold lettering, good condition and the size is: 9¾ tall, by 6 ½ width and about 1 inch width each. Pages all tight, normal wear for this age books, light shelf wear, very slight musty smell, no names or markings. An excellent - well illustrated, reference / learning encyclopedia set, full of exciting science history. Great reference to compare the advances of the last 52 years since this was published to the progress of today.
The One Minute Teacher Spence Johnson, M. D., and Constance Johnson, M. Ed. How to Teach Others th Teach Themselves. Shows how teachers, despite the many difficulties they face in today's school systems, can make an important contribution to their students' lives and educations. How the use of Goal Setting, Praising, and Recovery reinforces self-esteem and creates a new kind of learning process that will become lifelong - where every teacher and every student is a winner. Quill, William Morrow, NY, 1986. ISBN 0-688-08249-1. Soft cover, 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches, 112 pages. Under 1 lb.
How To Talk So Kids Can Learn At Home And In School
How to Talk So Kids Can Learn At Home and in School Adele Faber, and Elaine Mazlish What Every Parent and Teacher Needs to Know Using unique communication strategies, down-to-earth dialogues, and delightful cartoons parents and teachers learn how to help children handle the everyday problems that interfere with learning. Inspire kids to be self-directed, self-disciplined, and responsive to the wonders of learning. Simon & Schuster, 1996. ISBN 0-684-82472-8. Soft cover, 5-1/2 x 8-3/8 inches, 272 pages. Near new. Under 2 lbs.
Ideas for Spelling Faye Bolton, and Diane Snowball Ideas for Spelling will assist the teacher in a very practical way to implement an effective spelling program day by day, working with individuals, small groups and the whole class. Detailed strategies and activities are provided for helping children at all stages of spelling development to become more competent spellers. Heinemann, 1998. ISBN 0-435-08801-7. Soft cover, 8-15/16 inches wide by 7-1/4 inches tall, 120 pages. Very good, clean and firmly bound. Under 1 lb.
A Friend Like You Teacher's Edition HBJ Treasury of Literature Resources for teachers in connection with many outstanding books. Grade 1-2. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1993. ISBN 0-15-300440-1. Wire comb binding, main book is 10 by 12, back tabbed subjects 10-3/4 x 12 inches, 162 pages plus 74 tabbed resource pages. Ex-School library, with sticker on front. and stamps inside front and back. Very good condition. Under 3 lbs.
Across the Fields Teacher's Edition HBJ Treasury of Literature Resources for teachers in connection with many outstanding books. Grade 1-3. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1993. ISBN 0-15-301540-3. Wire comb binding, main book is 10 by 12, back tabbed subjects 10-3/4 x 12 inches, 234 pages plus 78 tabbed resource pages. Ex-School library, with sticker and discard mark on front, and stamps inside front and back. Very good condition. Under 3 lbs.
Sliver of the Moon Teacher's Edition HBJ Treasury of Literature Resources for teachers in connection with many outstanding books. Grade 1-6. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1993. ISBN 0-15-301365-6. Wire comb binding, main book is 10 by 12, back tabbed subjects 10-3/4 x 12 inches, 334 pages plus 82 tabbed resource pages. Ex-School library, with sticker and discard mark on front, and stamps inside front and back. Very good condition. Under 4 lbs.
The Deep Blue Sea, Teacher's Edition HBJ Treasury of Literature Grade 1 - 5. Resources for teachers in connection with many outstanding books. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1993. ISBN 0-15-301364-8. Wire comb binding, main book is 10 by 12, back tabbed subjects 10-3/4 x 12 inches, 352 pages plus 90 tabbed resource pages. Ex-School library, with sticker on front. and stamps inside front and back. Very good condition. Under 4 lbs.
At My Window Teacher's Edition HBJ Treasury of Literature Resources for teachers in connection with many outstanding books. Grade 1-1. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1993. ISBN 0-15-300439-8. Wire comb binding, main book is 10 by 12, back tabbed subjects 10-3/4 x 12 inches, 264 pages plus 74 tabbed resource pages. Ex-School library, with sticker on front. and stamps inside front and back. Very good condition. Under 4 lbs.
A to Zoom: Letters and Sounds Teacher's Edition Collections - A Harcourt Reading / Language Arts Program Includes additional resources, including Character Cutouts; Songs; Letter Cards; Individual Word Cards; Handwriting Models; End-of-Level Tests; Additional Reading; Assessment; Scope and Sequence; Index; Program Reviewers, etc. Harcourt, 2000. ISBN 0-15-314993-0. Hard back, soft front, spiral bound cover, 11 inches wide by 12-1/4 inches tall, 113 pages plus 98 resource and index pages. Near fine, slightly bumped corners. Under 3 lbs.
Educational Therapy Vol I Jerome Hellmuth, Editor Chapters include: Educational Therapy, Matthew J. Trippe, Ph. D. The Training of the Physician in Evaluation and Management of the Educationally Handicapped Child, Helen Gofman, M. D.. The Style of the Quest,: Observations on the Education of Researchers Mary Engel, Ph. D. Therapeutic Teachers of Exceptional Children Gene Hensley, Ph. D. Clinical Principles of Curriculum Selection Rosalyn S. Cohen and Ruth LaVietes, M. D. An Action-Oriented Process of Special Education Frances P. Connor, Ed. D., and I. Ignacy Goldberg, Ed. D. Therapeutic Preschool Marianne Cook Psycho-Educational Approaches for Seriously Disturbed Children in the Classroom Carl Fenichel, Ed. D. The Finer Focus of Therapeutic Behavioral Management Norris Haring, Ed. D., and Harold Kunzellmann, M. S. Initiating a Public School Program for Perceptual Development Jean E. Lukens Project Re-Ed: Educational Intervention in Emotional Disturbance W. W. Lewis, Ph. D. Perceptual Training as a Bridge to Conceptual Ability Belle Dubnoff A Diversified Elementary School Program for the Emotionally Disturbed Raymond E. Ellis, M. A., Yvette James, B. S., Beverly Pintar, M. A., and Michael Beebe, B. S. Approaches to Educational Therapy in State supported Institutions for the Mentally Retarded William J. Younie, Ed. D. Public School Programs for the Prevention of Spefic Language Disability in Children Beth H. Slingerland Therapeutic Education: Theory and Practice in a Residential Treatment Center for Emotionally Disturbed Adolescents Edward L. French, Ph. D. Community Organization on Behalf of the Retarded in a Large Metropolitan Area Ivy Mooring, Ph. D. A Coordinated Approach to the Correction of Learning Disabilities in Public School Children Marshall B. Rosenberg, Ph. D. Many pictures, including a portrait of each contributor. Special Child Publications of the Seattle Seguin School, Inc., 1966. Soft cover, 7-5/8 inches wide by 7-3/4 inches tall, 1-3/8 inches thick, 468 pages. Ex-school, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. School name on top and front edges. Some wear to spine, edges and corners. Clean and firmly bound. Under 3 lbs.
S. Harold Collins, and Lorraine Wilde - Oswalt Substitute Ingredients is a journey through the Soup, Salad, Main Course, and Dessert of substitute and classroom teaching. This informative tool is a good, humorously-written collection of imaginative language, math, and art activities for grades 3 -- 8. Reproducible master sheets accompany most activities. Garlic Press, 1989. ISBN 0-931993-01-6. Soft cover, 8-3/8 inches wide by 10-3/4 inches tall, 91 pages. Very good, clean, unmarked workbook. Under 2 lbs.
Barbara Geldersma, and Fran Haraway Teaching with themes - you know it's a great way to motivate your students, make lesson planning fun, and integrate your curriculum - and now it's easy! A teacher's dozen of motivating and skill-building units, on topics with real ''kid appeal,'' from Sherlock Holmes, to Mark Twain's Jumping Frog, to Pizza! Each unit contains activities for math, science, language arts, and history. Also included is a schematic that outlines each subject, and a detailed chart that provides specific objectives, lists materials needed, and suggests extension activities. Finally, there are sample worksheets and a bibliography. Everything you need is here, in an easy-to-use format that will make your theme teaching a breeze! Scholastic Professional Books. Scholastic, Inc., 1993. ISBN 0-590-49413-9. Soft cover, 8-3/8 inches wide by 10-7/8 inches tall, 112 pages. Clean and unmarked. Very slight edge wear. Under 2 lbs.
Decision Making For Success In Life - Book 3, Survival
Laura Cohen, ill. by Jack Dickason Book 3 (Survival Skills) contains 49 sequential lessons. Each section is headed by a teacher's page. Each teacher's page provides an introduction to the section and page-by-page suggestions for the teacher. This book is student centered. Most of the lessons are directed toward the student and require little teacher assistance. However, discussion will greatly enhance the learning process. The process is much more important than the final product - the decision - so don't let the students shortcut any of the steps along the way to making a decision. Teaching the process rather than the product of decision making will give students an on-going life skill. Educational Insights, Inc., 1985. ISBN 0-88679-158-8. Soft cover, 8-3/8 inches wide by 11 inches tall, 76 pages. Very good. Slight edge rubbing. Clean and unmarked. Under 1 lb.
Lee Canter Lesson Plans, work-sheets, study skills, parent tip sheets, motivational ideas, awards. From the developers of Assertive discipline Includes 8 lessons that teach students how to do homework responsibly, guidelines for establishing a homework policy, 5 steps to assigning effective homework, how to motivate students to do homework, what to do when students do not do homework, and creative homework models. Lee Canter & Associates, 1988. ISBN 0-939007-16-9. Soft cover, 8-1/4 inches wide by 10-7/8 inches tall, 130 pages. Very good, clean and unmarked. Slightly bent lower front corner. Under 2 lbs.
Intrigue Hands-on Adventures in Critical Thinking Kevin Lees Super Star Math for Grades 6 - 9. Here is an introductory, reproducible activity book for teaching critical thinking skills hands on! From Australia, Intrigue challenges students in Grades 6 - 9 to become ''math detectives,'' as they look beyond just getting the ''right'' answer to coming up with solutions that work. Measurement, curves, factals and probability are some of the topics that students can investigate hands on, as they have fun with interesting scenarios and background stories. Extension activities are included for ''Super Star'' students. Learning Resources, 1994. ISBN 1-56911-007-7. Soft cover, 8-1/2 inches wide by 11 inches tall, 89 pages. Very good. Clean and unmarked. Under 1 lb.
Young Writer - Grade 8 - Workbook Plus Teacher's Guide
Expanding skills; Language Arts. Sentences, Punctuation & Usage. Reproducible / Workbook plus Teacher's Guide. by Georgia Archibald This book is designed to be used in conjunction with most English texts. The pages are arranged in a sequence that follows concepts that have been presented previously, but they may be used individually in any order which best meets the needs of the class. The author suggests that the teacher review each page before using it in order to assess its appropriateness. Most pages review or reinforce particular concepts. The activities lend themselves to extension, homework, whole-class review, or extra credit assignments. Milliken Publishing Company, 1985. Soft cover, 8-1/2 inches wide by 11 inches tall, 28 pages. Blacked out name on table of contents page. Otherwise clean and unmarked.
A Teachers' Handbook of Practical Strategies for Teaching Thinking in the Classroom Susan H. Hawley, and Robert C. Hawley Strategies for all grade levels. Education Research Associates, 1987. Soft cover, 8-1/4 by 10-3/4 inches, 141 pages. Very good, clean and unmarked. Under 2 lbs.
Compiled by Janice Kruse These are exercises in thinking skills, critical thinking, creative thinking, and problem solving to be used in the classroom. The activities have been collected from several sources. All have been used successfully by regular classroom teachers with students of varying ages and ability levels. Research for Better Schools, 1988. Soft cover, 8-1/2 inches wide by 11 inches tall, 110 pages. Small scuffs in contents pages do not interfere with reading. Otherwise very good, clean and unmarked. Under 2 lbs.
Tessa Colina, Ed., Ill. by June K. Deist New ones and old favorites for children's workers. Standard Pub. Co., 1952. Soft cover, 5-3/4 inches wide by 9 inches tall, 63 pages. Back cover has some corner wear. Creases along spine. May ship First Class.
William Glasser, M. D. Traditional coercive management in schools is the root of the problem. When we stop pushing students to increase their scores on state assessment tests that mean nothing to them and start teaching in a way that satisfies their needs, discipline problems will disappear and every student will find satisfaction in doing well in school. Harper Perennials, 1992, 2nd ed. ISBN 0-06-096955-5. Soft cover, 5-1/4 inches wide by 8 inches tall, 310 pages. Slight corner wear. Very good condition. Under 1 lb.
Elwood C. Davis, and John D. Lawther Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1948. Hard cover, no dust jacket, 5-1/2 inches wide by 8-1/4 inches tall, 617 pages. Ex-school library, with name stamps and slight scar inside front from removed pocket. Some pencil underlining can be erased. Firmly bound. Under 3 lbs.
C. E. Turner, C. Morley Sellery, Sara Louise Smith With Special Consideration of the Teacher's Part in the School Health Program (Third Edition) The C. V. Mosby Company, St. Louis, 1957. Hard cover, no dust jacket, 5-5/8 inches wide by 8-3/4 inches tall, 466 pages. Ex-school library, with school stamps. Remains of pocket inside front. Slightly bumped corners, edge rubbing, and sloped spine. A few notes, ink on table of contents, pencil other places. Firmly bound. Under 3 lbs.
Laurence D. Haskew, Jonathon C. McLendon This book deals with Need for Teachers; High Schools; School Finances; Great Experiment; Professional Preparation; School Systems; Learners; Organization of Schooling; Community; Contemporary Issues; Teaching Children; American Education; Curriculum; Framework for Teaching; Resources; Standards for Teaching; Readiness; Elementary Schools; and more. Scott, Foresman & Co., 1962. Hard cover, 7-3/4 inches wide by 10 inches tall, 544 pages. Pencilled underlines and marginal comments which can be erased. Edge and corner wear. Small nick in front fly. Firmly bound. Under 3 lbs.
Subversive Activities for the Classroom Jeffrey Schrank Explores what possible good can come from throwing 15 - 40 teenagers and one adult together for about 175 hours a year. What good that does happen is likely to be subversive to the traditional goals of schooling. The ingenious subversive activities suggested by Schrank have come out of his own classroom teaching and innovative use of a wide variety of multimedia materials. A useful book for teachers. Beacon Press, 1973. ISBN 0-8070-3177-1. Soft cover, 5-3/8 inches wide by 8 inches tall, 192 pages. Cover has some light rubbing. Name blotted with ink inside cover. Very Good. Under 1 lb.
Philip S. Dale What kind of capacities do children have for learning language? Is there an innate capacity for language? How do mothers talk to, and with, their children? What kind of changes occur in a child's language from stage to stage? Is reading essentially a process of translation from printed symbols into spoken language? What is the nature of dialect differences in our society, and how do they affect the educational process? Language development is a fascinating puzzle, worth the effort of exploring. The Dryden Press, 1972. ISBN 0-03-089137-X. Soft cover, 5-7/8 inches wide by 9 inches tall, 318 pages. Very light corner wear. Near fine. Under 2 lbs.
Emerald Dechant Designed to bring practical and effective help to one of the teacher's most crucial responsibilities: reading instruction. Contents include 1. Identifying the Difficulty 2. The Eiagnostic Process - Diagnostic Testing 3. fully Investigating the Causes of Reading Disability 4. How to Organize and Implement Remediation; 5. A Survey of Reading Methods 6. Meeting Individual Needs 7. Materials for Teaching Reading. Parker Publishing Co., Inc., 1969. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6 inches wide by 9 inches tall, 296 pages. Dust jacket has become discolored and has some writing on front flap. Book has some light pencil underlining. Firmly bound. Under 2 lbs.
County Directory - Clark Co. Ohio - 1968-robinson's
1968 hard cover Clark County directory, published by Robinson Directories, Inc. In six sections: General, Alphabetical, Road guide, Villages (list of property owners), buyers guide (advertisements), map of county. Great for GENEALOGY, in good/used condition. Weight: 2 ½ pounds unpackaged.
1975 Springfield, Ohio (Clark County) City Directory, published by the Williams Directory Co. Contains four directories in one volume: Buyers guide (advertisements), Alphabetical Directory, Street Directory of households & businesses, Numerical Telephone Directory. This book originally sold for $65, and has an unpackaged weight of 4.12 pounds, so a lot of book here. Great for GENEALOGY, in good/ used condition and can be shipped book rate.
1934 College annual, for Ohio Northern University, in Ada Ohio. Great for genealogy if you had family that attended school there. Information about president, faculty, classmates, and activities at the school, sports and the like. Nice used condition, with writing /autographs. Filled with great old photo's! Also some adds. Let us know if you want it shipped book rate.
Eight Keys to Normal Speech and Child Adjustment Speech Aid Series - Leon Lassers, 1954. A practical manual on how parents and teachers can help prevent stuttering (or Stammering) and related problems in children. Soft cover, 5-3/8 inches wide by 8-1/2 inches tall, 96 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Otherwise like new. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
If your Child Stutters - a Guide for Parents Stanley Ainsworth and Jane Fraser-Gruss The goal of this book is to enable you to begin working with your child, and the clinician when necessary, with a better understanding of the problem. It represents the thoughts of many experts in the field of stuttering, all of whom attach great importance to early intervention and prevention of stuttering in the young child. Speech Foundation of America, 1981. ISBN 0-933388-16-0. Soft cover, 6 inches wide by 9 inches tall, 40 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Otherwise, book is like new. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Language Intervention with the Retarded edited by J. E. McLean, , D. E. Yoder, and R. L. Schiefelbusch Based on a series of conferences in 1970. A systematic, analytic approach to intervention programming for speech and language development among the retarded, using the tools of psycho-linguistic tenets and operant conditioning approaches to instructional problems. The process of language acquisition by normal children is analyzed, methods for identifying the nature and extent of disorders of speech and language are suggested, and programs for clinical treatment are presented. Provides a wide range of complementary theoretical and clinical notations and guidelines for practical application in language-development programming. Chapters by: Robin S. Chapman, Ursula Bellugi, Elizabeth Carrow, David E. Yoder and Jon F. Miller, Lyle L. Lloyd and Robert T. Fulton, Nancy R. Marshall and Jack R. Hegrenes, Louise R. Kent and Diane Klein, Arthur Falk, and Hartmut Guenther, Shirley L. Berger, Sandra Raymore and James e. McLean, and Richard L. Schiefelbusch. University Park Press, 1974. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6-1/4 inches wide by 9-1/4 inches tall, 270 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Dust jacket has wear along edges and rubbed creases. Book has slight corner wear. Clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Special Education in the Regular Classroom Ernest Siegel For teachers of the marginally exceptional children who are enrolled in regular classrooms throughout the country. These children - whether they are mentally retarded, brain-injured, or emotionally disturbed - can benefit from regular classroom placement only if the teacher is given proper orientation. John Day Company, 1977. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 5-1/2 inches wide by 8-1/2 inches tall, 171 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Dust jacket has small piece torn off lower corner, and some othe edge wear. book is in very good condition. Clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Helping the Trainable Mentally Retarded Child Bernice B. Baumgartner This handbook will help in giving teachers and administrators ideas for program development and expansion so that the most desirable and helpful activities for trainable mentally retarded children can be provided, and will help parents to learn what the training program purports to do. Teachers College Press, Columbia University, New York, 1967. Soft cover, 5-1/2 inches wide by 8-1/4 inches tall, 71 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Some wear to cover. Clean and firmly bound. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
The Undeveloped Learner Pierce H. McLeod A Developmental-Corrective Reading Program for Classroom Teachers. Children who encounter difficulty in developing their basic learning skills in the course of regular classroom instruction are a serious concern to educators and their parents. In an effort to provide better understanding and treatment procedures for these children, a great deal of research has been conducted. Charles C. Thomas, 1968. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6-1/8 inches wide by 9-3/8 inches tall, 104 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Very good, clean, with very little wear. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Getting on Track Audrey Rodman A guide for teachers of the Learning Disabled child. Academic Therapy Publications, 1973. ISBN 0-87879-066-7. Soft cover, 6 inches wide by 9 inches tall, 79 pages. Ex-school library, with mark in back from pocket, stamps, etc. Very slight corner wear. Firmly bound and clean. Under 1 lb. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Perceptual and Learning Disabilities in Children Vol. 1 Psychoeducational practices Vol 2 Research and Theory William M. Cruickshank, and Daniel P. Hallahan The two volumes of this landmark publication are designed to contribute to a more precise understanding of the term ''learning disability'' and to provide the most extensive presentation possible of available knowledge about learning disabilities in children. Volume 1 focuses on the range of educational methods, materials, and techniques that have proven effective, and the findings that underlie their use. Volume 2 presents the results of research related to the learning problems of childen, providing authoritative coverage of normal and abnormal child development. Syracuse University Press, 1975. ISBN 0-8156-2156-5 and 0-8156-2166-3. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6-1/4 inches wide by 9-1/4 inches tall, 496 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Dust jacket has wear to edges, and some tears. A few pages of Volume 1 have light corner creasing. Books are clean and firmly bound. Under 6 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Students with Disabilities and Special Education Oakstone Legal & Business Publishing, 1999, sixteenth edition. Soft cover, 6 by 9 inches, 625 pages. Marked Harney ESD on top of front with felt pen. Slight bend to front corners. Otherwise like new. Under 3 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
The Special Educator Barbara Rice DeShong Stress and survival. Managing job stress for the Special Educator Aspen Systems Corporation, 1981. ISBN 0-89443-358-X. Hard cover, no dust jacket, 6-1/4 inches wide by 9-1/4 inches tall, 228 pages. Ex-school library, with school label on front, due date page inside back. Exceptionally good, clean condition, firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Adult Aphasia Jon Eisenson Three sections, each describing a different stage of the rehabilitative process. Part 1 - background on the nature of aphasia, its neurological correlates, various classifications and an assessment of the disorder. Part II the actual recovery process, emphasizing the value of therapy in treating aphasics. Part III suggests specific therapeutic approaches, including group therapy and other techniques, and therapeutic problems, both immediate and residual. Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1973. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6-1/4 x 9-1/4 inches, 240 pages. EX-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Dust jacket has some tears. Book has some shelf wear. Under 2 lbs.
Aids to Psycholinguistic Teaching Wilma Jo Bush, and Marian Taylor Giles How to develop diagnostic teaching procedures which help children overcome psycholinguistic disabilities. Charles E. Merrill Company, 1969. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6-1/8 inches wide by 9-1/4 inches tall, 301 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. dust jacket has a 1 inch tear at top edge. Clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Psychopathology & Education Of The Brain-injured Child
Psychopathology and Education of the Brain-Injured Child - Volume II Alfred A. Strauss, and Newell C. Kephart Grune & Stratton, 8th printing, 1972. ISBN 0-8089-0488-4. Hard cover, no dust jacket, 6 inches wide by 9-1/4 inches tall, 266 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Teaching Exceptional Children In All America's Schools
Teaching Exceptional Children in All America's Schools A First Course for Teachers and Principals Maynard C. Reynolds, Jack W. Birch Mainstreaming and the special educator. History of Public Education in the United States. Chapters on Giftedness and Talents, Mental Retardation, Behavior Disorders, Speech Problems Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairments and more. Council for Exceptional Children, 1977. Hard cover, 6-1/4 inches wide by 9-1/4 inches tall, by 2 inches thick, 782 pages. Ex- school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Yellow highlighting throughout. Slight corner wear. Firmly bound. Under 3 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
The Slow Learner in the Classroom Newell C. Kephart The book is divided into three parts. Part I contains a description of some of the major learning areas in the development of the pre-school child. Part II presents a series of performances the observation of which should yield insight into the child's status in basic learning skills. In Part III, clinical methods of basic pre-readiness skills have been adapted for use in the classroom. Charles E. Merrill Company, 1965, 7th printing. Hard cover, no dust jacket, 5-3/4 inches wide by 8-5/8 inches tall, 292 pages. Ex-school library, with pocket inside back, stamps, etc. Corners slightly bumped and worn. Clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Around the Corner, Teacher's Edition Thomas Wetmore and Mabel O'Donnell, ill. by Cary, Louis, and Sinnott, Audrey Basic primer, strand 1, developmental reading program. Harper & Row, 1966. Hard cover, Includes primer of 160 pages and teacher's guide of 336 pages. 8vo - over 7¾ inches - 9¾ inches tall. Ex-School, with stamps, etc. Crease in front cover. Bumped and worn corners. Under 3 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Social Work Macro Practice F. Ellen Netting, Peter M. Kettner, Steven L. McMurtry Social Work Macro Practice is a comprehensive introduction to social work practice within communities and human service organizations. Distinguished by a deductive approach, it operationalizes macro practice to make it accessible and meaningful to all social workers. The text covers the entire field: Opening with an overview of how human services in the United States are changing in respect to privatization of services, it closes with specific examples of how social workers can facilitate change at the local community level. Longman, 1993. ISBN 0-8013-0464-4. Hard glossy cover, 6-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches, 279 pages. Name inside front. Colorful highlighting throughout. Under Under 2 lbs.
American Social Welfare Policy A Pluralist Approach
American Social Welfare Policy A Pluralist Approach, Second Edition Howard Jacob Karger, and David Stoesz Combining social policy theory with detailed information about social programs and agencies, American Social Welfare Policy is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of the current policy debate and the social, political, and economic forces shaping it. Longman, 1993. ISBN 0-8013-1170-5. Hard glossy cover, 7-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches, 479 pages. Light pencil underlining and highlighting. name inside front. Under 3 lbs.
Social Policy from Theory to Policy Practice Bruce C. Jansson Networking, power, agenda building, social problems, proposal writing, policy persuasion, argumentation and debate, implementation, policy analysis - You'll find in-depth discussion of these and other current topics in thes cutting-edge book that shows you how to become an active participant in the formation and implementation of social welfare policy. It offers complete coverage of the four practice skills that will help you become an effective policy practitioner: technical / analytic, power-using / political, interactional, and value clarifying. This is the first policy practice text that tries to integrate the advocacy, community, organizational, and legislative practice skill aspects into policy analysis and program evaluation. The how to of policy practice. Brooks/Cole Publishing Co., 1994. ISBN 0-534-20520-8. Hard glossy cover, 6-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches, 447 pages. Some yellow highlighting. Slight corner and spine end bumping. Under 2 lbs.
Social Services and the Ethnic Community Alfreda P. Iglehart, & Rosina M. Becerra Social work with minorities and with immigrants, history to present, White Ethnics, African Americans, and American Indians, Mexicans, Chinese, and Japanese. Allyn & Bacon, 1994. ISBN 0-205-15712-2. Soft cover, 6 x 9 inches, 292 pages. Yellow highlighting. Cover has creased corner. Soil on edges of corners. Under 2 lbs.
Easy Games for Youngsters Geraldine Webb Settle A compilation of indoor-outdoor games, designed for use by teachers and parents with kindergarten through fourth grade students. Includes Paper and Pencil games (includes things to make); Games to Improve Basic Skills; Activities to extend basic skills, Easy-to-make contests, Ieasy Indoor-Outdoor Games, and More Fun Games. T. S. Denison & Co., Minneapolis, MN, 1959. Hard pictorial cover, no dust jacket, 8-1/2 x 11-1/4 inches, 106 pages. Ex-library, with pocket inside front. Inside back once had pocket, which has been removed. Cover is rubbed, with worn corners and spine ends. Frayed spine has been taped. Occasional smudge. One page has 4 inch tear, a couple of other small edge tears. Good reading copy. Under 2 lbs.
Think and Do Book for use with Friends Old and New Book 2 - Part 1, Teacher's Edition The New Basic Readers, Published by Scott Foresman and Company, 1965 This is the Teacher's Edition of the soft covered workbook to accompany The Dick and Jane reader, Friends Old and New. It has the answers printed into the workbook in blue, for the teacher's benefit. It is ex-library, with a pocket inside the back, a school stamp, with DISCARD written over it and other library marks on the front. Other than one school stamp at the bottom of a page, there is no writing on the inside pages. They have darkened a bit along the edges. Under 1 lb.
50 Ways to Bring Out the Smarts in Your Kid by Marge Kennedy How to provide inspiration and guidance to enhance children's learning in every way. Part 1: Creating a Learning Environment at Home. Part 2: Helping Children Develope the Character and Characteristics of Active Learners. Intellectual Development, Moral Development, Social and Emotional Development. Part 3: Helping Children Develop Positive Learning Habits. Part 4: Understanding and Enhancing Your Child's School Experience. Published by Peterson's, 1996. First Edition. Soft cover, 9 x 6 inches, 208 pages. Slight wear to corners, otherwise very good condition. Under 2 lb.
Something About the Author No. 98 This is one of a series of references to authors and illustrators of children's books. It gives biography and a picture of each person listed in the book. It is intended as a reference for librarians. From Gilbert Adair to Matt Zurbo, authors and illustrators are listed alphabetically. Publisher Gale Research, 1998. Hard back, no dj. Near fine condition, except for a fine straight line, like a razor blade, down center of front cover from top to bottom. Under 3 lb.