Tag Archives: Study Skills

Doing a Literature Review: Releasing the Social Science Research Imagination (Published in association with The Open University)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Christopher Hart Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd Book Description Doing a Literature Review offers students from across the social sciences and humanities a practical and comprehensive guide to writing a literature review. It takes the reader through the initial states of an undergraduate dissertation or postgraduate thesis.

Kaplan 12 Practice Tests for the SAT, 2009 Edition (Kaplan 12 Practice Tests for the Sat)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Kaplan Publisher: Kaplan Publishing Product Description Includes the most SAT practice available with: *12 full-length practice exams *Over 600 math grid-ins and multiple-choice questions *Over 800 sentence completion and reading comprehension questions *Over 500 writing multiple-choice questions *Complete answer explanations *12 essay prompts, model essays, and a guide to self-grading

Kaplan PSAT/NMSQT, 2009 Edition (Kaplan Psat)

Author: Kaplan Publisher: Kaplan Publishing Product Description Includes everything students need to score higher on the PSAT exam with: 3 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations A diagnostic exam with targeted feedback for students to customize and focus their study schedule Effective tips and strategies for every section of the PSAT exam Valuable student […]

Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient Times Audiobook CD: From the Earliest Nomads to the Late Roman Empire, Revised Edition (7 CDs)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Product Description The Story of the World CD audiobook is a collaboration between Jim Weiss, whose voice is “liquid gold” (CNN TV), and Susan Wise Bauer, whose writing has been described as “timeless and intelligent” (Publishers Weekly). These spirited readings of the first volume […]

A Writer’s Notebook: Unlocking the Writer within You

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Ralph Fletcher Publisher: HarperTrophy Amazon.com Ages 8-12. Fans of Harriet the Spy who want to try keeping their own writer’s notebook will appreciate this inspiring handbook. Written in a direct, non-condescending style, writer-to-writer, it offers realistic, experienced advice on how to keep notes and use them to create stories and poems. […]

Algebra 2

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Lee Stiff, Timothy D. Kanold Publisher: McDougal Littell

Night in the Country

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Cynthia Rylant Publisher: Aladdin Product Description There is no night so dark, so black as night in the country. And while the people dream of daytime things, the nighttime world awakens. Owls swoop, a rabbit patters, and in the yard an apple falls — pump! — from the tree. Listen. Go […]

Words Are Not for Hurting

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Elizabeth Verdick Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Book Description The older children get, the more words they know and can use-including hurtful words. This book teaches children to think before they speak, then choose what to say and how to say it. They learn that there is a connection between hurtful words […]

How to Prepare for the SAT: 2007-2008 (Barron’s How to Prepare for the Sat I (Book Only))

Rating: (69 reviews) Author: Sharon Weiner Green, Ph.D., Ira K. Wolf Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Book Description The 2007 edition of Barron’s SAT test preparation manual presents one diagnostic test and six full-length practice SATs, all of which reflect the new SAT in length, question types, and degree of difficulty. This manual offers an overview […]

The Ultimate Math Refresher for the GRE, GMAT, and SAT

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Lighthouse Review Inc Publisher: Lighthouse Review Inc Book Description A comprehensive math review for the GRE, GMAT, and SAT. This math refresher workbook is designed to clearly and concisely state the basic math rules and principles of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry which a student needs to master. This is accomplished through […]

Math Review For Standardized Tests (Cliffs Test Prep)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Jerry, Ph.D. Bobrow Publisher: Cliffs Notes Book Description The CliffsTestPrep series offers full-length practice exams that simulate the real tests; proven test-taking strategies to increase your chances at doing well; and thorough review exercises to help fill in any knowledge gaps. Math Review for Standardized Tests is for anyone who is […]

SAT Subject Test in Chemistry (Barron’s How to Prepare for the SAT)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Joseph S. Mascetta Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Book Description Up-to-date preparation for the SAT Subject Test in Chemistry—formerly called the SAT II: Chemistry—includes a diagnostic test and four full-length practice tests. All tests are presented with answers and explanations. Subject review chapters with additional questions and answers cover all test topics: […]