The Excellent 11
Qualitites Teachers And Parents Use To Motivate, Inspire, And Educate Children
Paperback ISBN: 1401308031
Outlines eleven themes specific to teaching children, sharing anecdotal stories that explain how to motivate learning in young people by conducting field trips, drawing on works of literature, and providing life-skills instruction.
The Numerology of the I Ching
A Sourcebook of Symbols, Structures, and Traditional Wisdom
Paperback ISBN: 0892818115
A must for serious I Ching students, this is the first book to bring the complete Taoist teachings on form, structure, and symbol in the I Ching to a Western audience.
The Demon and the Angel
Searching for the Source of Artistic Inspiration
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0151005389
In a groundbreaking exploration of the sources and mysteries of artistic creativity, the author of How to Read a Poem examines the concept of "duende," the potent power of creativity that results in a work of art, as he looks art how different artists--including Paul Klee, T. S. Eliot, Herman Melville, William Blake, Ella Fitzgerald, and Sylvia Plath--respond to the creative impulse. 25,000 first printing.
100 Award-Winning Science Fair Projects
Paperback ISBN: 0806973773
Science is at work everywhere--in the kitchen, the sky, the ground, and all around us in plants, animals, machines, even the mind. Here are 100 ways to demonstrate how science works and for you to come out tops at your school fair. Stir up chemical magic and turn a copper pot green with oxidation. Prove that computers emit radio waves; create virtual 3-D with a polarized lens; and show off some "medieval ballistics." Every experiment will impress the judges!
Death at an Early Age
The Destruction of the Hearts and Minds of Negro Children in the Boston Public Schools
Paperback ISBN: 0452262925
A young teacher offers a firsthand account of the destructive effects of segregated Boston schools and their teachers on the African American children who attend them