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Foxfire 6
Foxfire 6
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Eliot Wigginton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385152723
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Foxfire 6

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Eliot Wigginton


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: August 26, 1980
Price: $19.95

Volume 6 of the Foxfire series  covers shoemaking, 100 toys and games, gourd  banjos and song bows, wooden locks, a water-powered  sawmill, and other fascinating topics. Read more >
Savage Inequalities
Savage Inequalities
Written by Jonathan Kozol
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770435684
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Savage Inequalities
Children in America's Schools
Written by Jonathan Kozol


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $15.00

For two years, beginning in 1988, Jonathan Kozol visited schools in neighborhoods across the country, from Illinois to Washington D.C., and from New York to San Antonio. He spoke with teachers, principals, superintendents, and, most important, children. What he found was devastating. Not only were schools for rich and poor blatantly... Read more >
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Letters to a Young Teacher
Letters to a Young Teacher
Written by Jonathan Kozol
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307393722
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Letters to a Young Teacher

Written by Jonathan Kozol


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $15.00

This is the book for readers of Jonathan Kozol's previous works on education, including The Shame of the Nation and On Being a Teacher; for readers of memoirs like Frank McCourt's Teacher Man; for new teachers looking for guidance and inspiration; and for educators, administrators, and children's advocates of all levels... Read more >
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Playful Learning
Playful Learning
Written by Mariah Bruehl
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308196
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Playful Learning
Develop Your Child's Sense of Joy and Wonder
Written by Mariah Bruehl


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $22.95

Children are natural scientists, artists, mathematicians, authors, and scholars. From the time they are born they seek out information about the world around them in an effort to construct meaning and further their development. While children have an inherent drive to make sense of their reality, parents have a unique opportunity... Read more >
What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345543738
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What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
Preparing Your Child for a Lifetime of Learning
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $20.00

Help your child exceed the Common Core standards with the revised and updated What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know
 
Designed for use by parents and teachers, this groundbreaking first volume in the Core Knowledge Series provides kindergartners with the fundamentals they need to prepare them for a lifetime of learning. It sets... Read more >
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Montessori from the Start
Montessori from the Start
Written by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805211122
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Montessori from the Start
The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three
Written by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2003
Price: $16.00

What can parents do to help their youngest children in their task of self-formation? How does the Montessori method of hands-on learning and self-discovery relate to the youngest infants? This authoritative and accessible book answers these and many other questions. Based on Dr. Maria Montessori's instructions for raising infants, its comprehensive... Read more >
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Be Different
Be Different
Written by John Elder Robison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307884824
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Be Different
My Adventures with Asperger's and My Advice for Fellow Aspergians, Misfits, Families, and Teachers
Written by John Elder Robison


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $14.00

“I believe those of us with Asperger’s are here for a reason, and we have much to offer. This book will help you bring out those gifts.”
 
In his bestselling memoir, Look Me in the Eye, John Elder Robison described growing up with Asperger’s syndrome at a time when the diagnosis didn’t exist... Read more >
Leap Write In!
Leap Write In!
Translated by Karen Benke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800159
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Leap Write In!
Adventures in Creative Writing to Stretch and Surprise Your One-of-a-Kind Mind
Translated by Karen Benke


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

Invite your jittery mind into quiet slips of timed or untimed writing experiments that are designed to encourage your timid heart to forge forgotten feelings and entice your shy-self to make friends with emerging emotions. With a bounty of prompts to select from, you’ll be inspired to explore all the wacky... Read more >
Foxfire 7
Foxfire 7
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Paul Gillespie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385152440
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Foxfire 7

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Paul Gillespie


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: March 1, 1982
Price: $19.95

The seventh Foxfire volume  presents traditions of mountain religious heritage,  covering ministers, revivals, baptisms,  gospel-singing, faith healing, camp meetings, snake handling,  and more. Read more >
Foxfire 8
Foxfire 8
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Eliot Wigginton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385177412
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Foxfire 8

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Eliot Wigginton


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: March 20, 1984
Price: $19.95

Southern folk pottery from pug mills, ash glazes, and groundhog kilns to face jugs, churns and roosters; mule swapping, chicken fighting, and more are included in this eighth volume. Read more >
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