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USED A Treasury of Children's Literature (USED)

$13.00
ISBN/SKU: 
039553349XU
Publication Date: 
1992-10-01

Used FALLACY DETECTIVE-new edition (USED)

$14.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9780974531533U
2009 Edition: More Fallacies, More Cartoons.

What is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic -- a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking.

A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon.

This is an easy book for learning to spot common errors in reasoning.

For ages twelve through adult.

Fun to use -- learn skills you can use right away.

Exercises with answer key.

Covers logical fallacies and propaganda techniques.

Peanuts, Dilbert, and Calvin and Hobbes cartoons.

Includes The Fallacy Detective Game.

2009 Edition introduces the special pleading and slippery slope fallacies and includes many new illustrations.

Publication Date: 
2009-10-12
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Used The Mouse and the Motorcycle (USED)

$2.00
ISBN/SKU: 
0380709244U

In this imaginative adventure from Newbery Medal-winning author Beverly Cleary, a young mouse named Ralph is thrown into a world of excitement when a boy and his shiny toy motorcycle check into the Mountain View Inn.

When the ever-curious Ralph spots Keith's red toy motorcycle, he vows to ride it. So when Keith leaves the bike unattended in his room one day, Ralph makes his move. But with all this freedom (and speed!) come a lot of obstacles. Whether dodging a rowdy terrier or keeping his nosy cousins away from his new wheels, Ralph has a lot going on! With a pal like Keith always looking out for him, there's nothing this little mouse can't handle.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

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USED CAPTAIN NOBODY (USED)

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$4.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9780142416679U
When Newt Newman's football-star brother, Chris, is knocked into a coma during the biggest game of the season, Newt's two best friends keep his mind off of the accident by helping him create the ultimate Halloween costume: Captain Nobody. Newt feels strong and confident in his new getup, so he keeps wearing it after Halloween is over. Soon Newt assumes the role of a hero in a string of exploits that include foiling a robbery and saving a planeload of passengers. But will Captain Nobody be able to save the one person he cares about most?
Publication Date: 
2010-05-13
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USED THE BOXCAR CHILDREN: THE MYSTERY OF THE PURPLE POOL (USED)

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$3.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9780807554081U
A trip to New York City with Grandfather promises the Aldens all the excitement a big city has to offer and more--there's a mystery to solve, right in their own hotel.
Publication Date: 
1994-01-01

Used The Power in Your Hands, Writing Nonfiction in High School (USED)

$24.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9781477459232U
Finally, your students will write without dread! Have your students almost given up on writing? Do they reach for the tissue box when you say, "Write an essay"? Do you worry they won't be ready for high school or college writing? Do they say they think of things to write but can't write them down? With THE POWER IN YOUR HANDS: WRITING NONFICTION IN HIGH SCHOOL, they'll learn essay writing in a relaxed, nonthreatening atmosphere with a little humor thrown in. BREAKING NEWS: The SAT essay is changing! If your teen is planning on taking the SAT after January 2016, skip the SAT essay chapter in this edition of The Power in Your Hands. More info here: http: //writingwithsharonwatson.com/the-sat-essay-what-you-need-to-know-about-it/. Your teens will learn what they need to know for high school and will be prepared for college writing. First, they'll learn and practice persuasive essays. Next, they'll navigate a comparison-and-contrast essay, a biography, a literary analysis, a research paper with MLA documentation, and much, much more. In addition, students will master description and narration essays. Students' assignments depend on their writing level: beginner, intermediate, or advanced. Written by the same author who wrote JUMP IN, Apologia Educational Ministries' popular middle school writing curriculum, this course is the natural next step for those who value college-preparatory material presented in incremental steps with a conversational tone. Sharon Watson has the knack of teaching students with no prior writing experience in the same class with advanced writers. She knows when to introduce new material and how to keep it interesting. Both reluctant and eager writers will benefit from the way she reveals exactly how the "magic trick" of writing is done! With over 100 daily lessons and complete instructions for 22 essays and reports, this is an engaging course students will enjoy--or not dread. And, more good news: the course almost teaches itself. Really. Because writers come in all varieties, this course begins with basic writing skills so that inexperienced writers can catch up quickly on fundamentals, and then it smoothly merges them with their age-mates. More advanced writers will enjoy the Digging Deeper lessons designed specifically for them. No matter their writing level or their attitude toward writing, students will learn essay structures, vital writing tools, proofreading skills, and a confidence that comes from success. Perfect for homeschools, co-ops, and private schools. Contains some Christian-based material. Don't let another year slide by without a solid writing curriculum! Engage your students with this intriguing course filled with examples from real students and professional writers. Prerequisites: None. Grammar not included. Christian content: Some. Recommended as a companion volume: THE POWER IN YOUR HANDS: WRITING NONFICTION IN HIGH SCHOOL, TEACHER'S GUIDE, 2nd EDITION. This teacher's guide includes all assignments and checklists, answers to chapter work, a year of engaging writing prompts, and a grading grids for every essay assignment!
Publication Date: 
2012-06-21

Used The Snow Goose (USED)

$7.00
ISBN/SKU: 
0394445937U
Publication Date: 
1941-06-01

Used Hero Tales, V. 4

$7.00
ISBN/SKU: 
0764224255U
Publication Date: 
2001-03-01

Used Hero Tales, V. 3 (USED)

$7.00
ISBN/SKU: 
1556610181U
Publication Date: 
1998-10-01

Used THE LITTLES AND THEIR AMAZING NEW FRIEND (USED)

$2.00
ISBN/SKU: 
0590876120U
On a hill above the Big Valley, the Littles make a discovery that changes their world—tiny people are living in the forest up there!
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Used THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY (USED)

$3.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9780440413240U
Fans of Old Yeller, Where the Red Fern Grows, and Shiloh will love this timeless classic about two dogs and a cat that embark on a journey to return to their owner and inspired the movie Homeward Bound.

An inquisitive Labrador retriever, friendly bull terrier, and courageous Siamese cat set out through the Canadian wilderness to find their owner in this truly "incredible" adventure.
Instinct tells them that the way home lies to the west and together the three house pets face hunger, the natural elements, and wild forest animals as they make their way home to the family they love.
This beloved classic that inspired the movie Homeward Bound has captured the hearts of generations of readers. The lengths to which these three animals will go for each other and for their owner make for a thrilling and thoroughly unforgettable tale.
"Captivating! A tale of charm [and] high drama."--The New York Times
"A classic."--The Atlantic
"From the youngest child...to the oldest grown-up, there is something here for everyone."--The Horn Book

"An incredible book! A beautiful story so moving that it stays in the mind constantly. It is a gem to be treasured."--The St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"I have read The Incredible Journey with much enjoyment. Obviously the author has a great knowledge of animals and a great love for them."--Joy Adamson, author of Born Free
"A clever story and evocative writing will keep animal lovers and adventure fans turning the pages."--Common Sense Media
Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award Winner

William Allen White Award Winner

Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Winner
Publication Date: 
1997-01-22
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