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Human Anatomy & Physiology
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Human Anatomy & Physiology

By Marieb, Elaine N. (With Katja Hoehn.)

San Francisco: Pearson Benjamin Cummings [0-8053-5910-9] 2007, 7th edition. (4to) 1159pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Black and white and color illustrations and photographs, tables, glossary, index. Lightly worn, a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. (Textbook, Anatomy, Physiology, Textbook).

$52.50

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
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Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association

By American Psychological Association

Washington: American Psychological Association [1-55798-791-2] 2005, 5th edition. (4to paperback) 439pp. Very good plus. Tables, bibliography, appendices, index. The back cover has a diagonal crease to the top corner. Book about Academic Writing & Scholarship. (Writer's Reference, Publishing, Reference, Textbook, Writer's Reference).

$42.00

Human Anatomy & Physiology; Study Guide
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Human Anatomy & Physiology; Study Guide

By Marieb, Elaine N. (With Katja Hoehn.)

San Francisco: Pearson Benjamin Cummings [0-8053-7305-5] 2007, 7th edition. (4to paperback) 866pp. Very good. Diagrams, illustrations, tables, study questions, appendices. Lightly worn. "The order of topics reflects the organization of Human Anatomy & Physiology, Seventh Edition, by Elaine N. Marieb, and each chapter begins with a listing of Student Objects taken from that textbook. However, this Study Guide may be used with other human anatomy and physiology textbooks as well" - from the Preface. Companion volume to Seventh Edition Human Anatomy and Physiology. (Textbook, Anatomic Illustration, Health, Medicine, Nursing, Physiology, Textbook).

$52.50

Le Ton Beau de Marot; In Praise of the Music of Language
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Le Ton Beau de Marot; In Praise of the Music of Language

By Hofstadter, Douglas R.

New York: Basic Books [0-465-08645-4] 1997. (Trade paperback) 632pp. Very good. Photographs, illustrations, diagrams, notes, bibliography, index. The covers are no longer crisp. "This book is worthy of the author of Godel, Escher, Bach, being just as intelligent and unexpected. The expert on A.I. Has contrived to illustrate a huge array of intelligence and translation problems by concentrating his attention on a delicate little trifle of a poem, written 400 years ago by Clement Marot. The result is a book like no other - odd, personal, polyglot, and, above all, accessibly intelligent" - Sir Frank Kermode. (Language, Critical Theory, Ideas, Interpretation, Language, Poetry, Translations).

$31.50

The Business Side of Creativity; Third Updated Edition; A Complete Guide to Running a Small Graphic Design or Communications Business
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The Business Side of Creativity; Third Updated Edition; A Complete Guide to Running a Small Graphic Design or Communications Business

By Foote, Cameron S.

New York: W. W. Norton & Company [0-393-73207-X] 2006, 3rd edition. (Trade paperback) 432pp. Very good plus. Illustrations, appendices, index. The bottom corner of the front cover has a small crease and the book is lightly warped. "The Business Side of Creativity is the most comprehensive business companion available to freelance graphic designers, interactive designers, art directors, illustrators, copywriters, and agency or creative-firm principals. Cameron S. Foote, a successful entrepreneur and editor of the Creative Business newsletter, guides you step-by-step through the process of being successfully self-employed". Illustration by Mark Bellerose. (Textbook, Business, Communications, Creative Thinking, Designers, Graphic Design, Illustrators, Management, Self-Employment, Textbook).

$42.00

Sign Wars; The Cluttered Landscape of Advertising

By Goldman, Robert (With Stephen Papson.)

New York: Guilford Press [1-57230-034-5] 1996. (4to paperback) 322pp. Very good. Illustrations, photographs, notes, bibliography, index. The back cover is creased twice at the bottom corner. "Television has become so saturated with commercials that it has become difficult to tell the different images apart, much less remember or care about them. In Sign Wars, Robert Goldman and Stephen Papson view contemporary advertising as a competition among corporate symbols vying for attention span and market share. They suggest that the 'sign wars' simultaneously express the economic logic of advertising and the contradictions that stem from trying to turn culture into a commodity". (Textbook, Advertising, Business, Cultural Studies, Economy, Mass Media, Textbook).

$47.25

Language Arts; Content and Teaching Strategies
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Language Arts; Content and Teaching Strategies

By Tompkins, Gail E. (With Robin M. Bright, Michael J. Pollard & Pamela J. T. Winsor.)

Toronto: Pearson Prentice Hall [0-13-123816-7] 2005, 3rd Canadian Edition. (4to paperback) 574pp. Very good. Photographs, illustrations, tables, exercises, diagrams, notes, glossary, bibliography, indices. The corners are lightly worn. "Language Arts: Content and Teaching Strategies is one of the most respected language arts textbooks on the Canadian market. Praised for its solid coverage of theory and method, and continually referenced by new teachers as an in-class resource, this text guides students through the six language arts paired skills from kindergarten through grade eight". (Textbook, Children's Literature, Education, Guidebooks, Juvenile, Language, Reference, School, Teachers, Textbook).

$47.25

3d Studio Architectural Rendering
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3d Studio Architectural Rendering

By Bartlett, Brandon (With Jesse K. Miguel, Phillip Miller, Adam Noble, Todd Peterson & Martha Rowlett.)

Indianapolis: New Riders Publishing [1-56205-565-8] 1996. (4to paperback) 257pp. Very good. Illustrations, photographs, diagrams, index. "Architectural design today has many different applications - from true architecture to forensics animation to games. With the field of architectural design becoming varied and more competition, how can you ensure that your designs will be the ones that stand out in the market? To remain one step ahead of your competition, let 3D Studio Architectural Rendering help you realize the potential of 3D Studio for architectural design". Book about 3D Studio. Introduction by Phillip L. Miller. (Textbook, Architectural Design, Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Textbook).

$36.75

Contemporary Issues in Canadian Policing
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Contemporary Issues in Canadian Policing

By Nancoo, Stephen E. (editor)

Mississauga: Canadian Educators' Press [1-896191-09-6] 2004. (4to paperback) 531pp. Very good plus. Notes, tables, graphs, references. "Contemporary Issues in Canadian Policing focuses on the important challenges of change and controversy facing the police and the community. The 19 chapters, written by academics and practitioners, integrate research findings with practical experience". Locale: Canada. (Textbook, Ethics, Indigenous Peoples, Law, Minorities, Police, Social Welfare).

$52.50

Readings in Medieval History

By Geary, Patrick J. (editor)

North York: University of Toronto Press 978-1-4426-3439-8 [978-1-4426-3439-8] 2016. (4to paperback) 712pp. Near fine. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, notes, sources. "This much-anticipated fifth edition features a larger format, as well as enlarged type, to make the collection more reader-friendly. Study questions have been added at the end of each section to help students focus on key points in the text. New documents on the Black Death, William of Rubruck, and Marco Polo are included, as well as a new selection from St. Benedict's Rule for Monasteries and a new translation of Einhard's the Life of Charlemagne". Book about Medieval Literature. (Textbook, English Literature, History--Medieval, Middle Ages, Textbook).

$63.00

Preventing Misguided Readings; New Strategies for Guided Reading Teachers

By Burkins, Jan Miller (With Melody M. Croft.)

Newark: International Reading Association 978-0-87207-828-4 [978-0-87207-828-4] 2010. (Trade paperback) 130pp. Very good. Diagrams, photographs, illustrations, tables, exercises, references. There is an ink mark on the title page. "Feeling exhausted after guided reading? Are you working tirelessly while your students aren't even breaking a sweat? Do you ever wonder if other teachers feel the same way you do about guided reading - that it's just not working the way you think it should?....With 27 strategies, you're sure to find the help you need to work through your own tricky parts as you guide groups of readers". (Textbook, Education, Juvenile, Literacy, Readers, Reading, Textbook).

$26.25

Teaching with Intention; Defining Beliefs, Aligning Practice, Taking Action; K-5
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Teaching with Intention; Defining Beliefs, Aligning Practice, Taking Action; K-5

By Miller, Debbie

Portland: Stenhouse Publishers 978-1-57110-387-1 [978-1-57110-387-1] 2008. (4to paperback) 149pp. Near fine. Photographs, illustrations, tables, exercises, references, index. "Effective, intentional teaching begins with a strong set of beliefs, but even the best teachers - including Debbie Miller - struggle to make sure that their classroom practice consistently reflects their core convictions....Debbie shares her process of defining beliefs, aligning practice, and taking action to ensure that children are the true beneficiaries of her teaching". (Textbook, Ethics, Juvenile, School, Teaching, Textbook).

$26.25

Leading and Managing a Differentiated Classroom
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Leading and Managing a Differentiated Classroom

By Tomlinson, Carol Ann

Alexandria: Ascd 978-14166107-48 [978-14166107-48] 2011. (4to paperback) 187pp. Very good. Tables, graphs, diagrams, illustrations, references, index. There is an ink marking on the inside front cover. "Today's teachers are responsible for a greater variety of learners with a greater diversity of needs than ever before. When you add in the ever-changing dynamics of technology and current events, the complexity of both students' and teachers' lives grows exponentially". (Textbook, Education, Juvenile, Learning, School, Teachers, Technology, Textbook).

$26.25

Literacies, the Arts, & Multimodality

By Albers, Peggy (editors) (With Jennifer Sanders.)

Urbana: National Council of Teachers of English 978-0-8141-3214-2 [978-0-8141-3214-2] 2010. (Trade paperback) 341pp. Very good. Diagrams, illustrations, tables, notes, references, index, contributors. There is an ink marking on the half-title page. "Literacy today is more than reading and writing. Being literate in the 21st century takes the ability to critically access, interpret, and create meaning through multiple forms of expression. Alternate forms of communication - such as art, music, drama, dance, multimedia, digital media, technologies, and film - play a crucial role in helping students cultivate these skills". (Textbook, Communication, Digital Media, Juvenile, Literacy, Literature, Multimedia, Textbook, Writing).

$26.25

Craft Lessons; Teaching Writing K-8
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Craft Lessons; Teaching Writing K-8

By Fletcher, Ralph (With JoAnn Portalupi.)

Portland: Stenhouse Publishers [1-57110-073-3] 1998. (Trade paperback) 139pp. Near fine. Diagrams, appendices, references. "What elements of craft can we teach student writers and at what age are they ready to learn them? This book answers both questions. Craft Lessons is the practical text for the over-scheduled writing teacher who wants to give students fresh challenges for their writing but doesn't have the time to pore over dozens of trade books to do so". (Textbook, Juvenile, Teachers, Teaching, Textbook, Writer's Reference, Writing).

$26.25

Teaching Number; Advancing Children's Skills and Strategies
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Teaching Number; Advancing Children's Skills and Strategies

By Wright, Robert J. (With Jim Martland, Ann K. Stafford & Garry Stanger.)

London: Paul Chapman Publishing [0-7619-7051-7] 2004. (Trade paperback) 242pp. Near fine. Tables, diagrams, exercises, bibliography, index. "Teaching Number provides a structured approach to the teaching of early numeracy which has been extensively developed through the Mathematics Recovery and Count Me in Too Projects in Australia, the UK and the USA". (Textbook, Juvenile, Literacy, Numbers, Teaching, Textbook).

$26.25

Write from the Start; Writers Workshop for the Primary Grades

By Bright, Robin

Winnipeg: Portage & Main Press [1-895411-96-3] 2002. (4to paperback) 131pp. Very good plus. Diagrams, illustrations, tables, notes, exercises, references. "Robin Bright advocates implementing a strong writing program in the primary classroom. In Write from the Start, she introduces writers workshop - a highly effective approach to teaching writing to young people. Writers workshop encourages young students to write for real purposes, helps them develop fluency and independence in writing, and engages the students in creating text". (Textbook, Juvenile, School, Teaching, Textbook, Writer's Reference, Writing).

$26.25

Learning Targets; Helping Students Aim for Understanding in Today's Lesson
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Learning Targets; Helping Students Aim for Understanding in Today's Lesson

By Moss, Connie M. (With Susan M. Brookhart.)

Alexandria: Ascd 978-1-4166-1441-8 [978-1-4166-1441-8] 2012. (Trade paperback) 220pp. Near fine. Charts, diagrams, tables, glossary, references, index. "In Learning Targets, Connie M. Moss and Susan M. Brookhart contend that improving student learning and achievement happens in the immediacy of an individual lesson - what they call 'today's lesson' or it doesn't happen at all. The key to making today's lesson meaningful? Learning targets". (Textbook, Juvenile, Learning, Textbook).

$26.25

You Can't Say You Can't Play

By Paley, Vivian Gussin

Cambridge: Harvard University Press [0-674-96590-6] 1992, 1st paperback edition. (Trade paperback) 134pp. Very good. Illustrations. There is an ink marking on the top right corner of the half-title page. "In this fascinating look at the moral dimensions of the classroom, MacArthur Prize-winning educator Vivian Paley introduces a new rule - 'You can't say you can't play' to her kindergarten students. The struggle that ensues presents a great teacher with her greatest challenge - and her best book yet". (Textbook, Childhood, Children, Education, Play, Psychology, Social Behavior, Social Relations, Textbook).

$26.25

Opening Minds; Using Language to Change Lives
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Opening Minds; Using Language to Change Lives

By Johnston, Peter H.

Portland: Stenhouse Publishers 978-1-57110-8166 [978-1-57110-8166] 2012. (Trade paperback) 152pp. Very good. Tables, diagrams, notes, appendices, bibliography, index. There is a previous institution's stamp on the title page and an ink mark on the inside front cover. "Sometimes a single word changes everything. In his groundbreaking book Choice Words, Peter Johnston demonstrated how the things teachers say (and don't say) have surprising consequences for the literate lives of students". (Textbook, Education, Juvenile, Language, Literacy, Textbook).

$26.25

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