- children, elementary_school, english, high_school, homeschool, literature
- How does a child of 12 travel from Bulgaria by sea to Italy,
walk across the Europe to Denmark? How does a child raised in
concentration camp know orange is edible? How does he know who to
trust and who not to? Does he know about smile? Why does he find
his way to Denmark? Find out from this multiple award-winning, Best
Scandinavian Children's Book by Anne Holm.
- EnglishBy Oriole2013-12-11• 1,817 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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- Background info about the young adult book I am David,
- Reviews of the book,
- Study guide and workbook for students reading this book,
- Maps that may help illustrate the story,
- Movie and questions regarding the book,
- Students' works and creative writings about this book.
- college, english, literature, poem
- He told God he had More, and was sent to prison along with the
priest and witness who married them. His flea was his matchmaker.
He told Death to die, commissioning a portrait of his own rise at
the Apocalyse. A spellbinding preacher, and a metaphysical poet,
Donne was born in a period of religious and political turmoil in
Europe (much like today's Islamic world) and masterfully mingled
deep sense of personal sin, faith, and redemption in his poems -
when not wrting about love.
- EnglishBy chaiseri2014-10-20• 707 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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- To listen to John Donne's poems as read by great voice actors,
- To appreciate the text,
- To enjoy John Donne through quotes and images of his poems,
- To learn the background, analysis, and to learn from study guides.
- audiobook, college, english, high_school, literature, russian, tolstoy
- Declared to be "flawless magic," Tolstoy's Anna Karenina
commands enduring popularity, having 10 movies and TV series
remakes since 1935. The eight-part Russian novel tells of the
tragic story of a married aristocratic socialite and her affair
with the affluent Count Vronsky. It explores Russia's feudal system
and politics - at the government, family, and individual levels -
as well as religion, morality, gender and social class.
- EnglishBy degree62014-04-08• 294 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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To make a Web list to learn about Anna Karenina, linking to:
- e-Text in various formats (1901 Constance Gannett translation),
- Study guides.
- english, high_school, holiday, literature, quiz, the_guardian
- Do you know your Sherlock Holmes and banned books? This Web list
collects 79 quizzes about literature from The Guardian newspaper of
the UK. Each quiz contains up to 10 questions about monsters,
revolutionaries, crime, pets, love, hatred, religion, season,
classic, authors, classics, shakespeare, and more.
- EnglishBy degree62014-08-17• 328 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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To take quizzes about classical literature and learn about them at the same time.
- audiobook, canada, children, english, girl, literature
- This red-hair girl in a straw hat has inspired a museum, tourism
on Prince Edward Island, fan fiction, a musical, and Japanese
tourists. Anne of Green Gables is one of the most popular
characters in Children's literature. Many sequels, audiobooks and
movies have been created based on L.M. Montgomery's young and
- EnglishBy Oriole2014-04-22• 844 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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- How many versions of audiobooks can we choose from?
- Where can I find the eText of Anne of Green Gables?
- What fun parks and places about Anne are open for me to visit?
- What other media are available about Anne? Maps, museum, movie, study guide, and fan fiction.
- audiobook, children, ebook, english, lewis_carroll, literature
- What happens when imagination runs wild, but words are in
control? How does a children's non-sensical text from 1865 spark so
many young minds? In this course, we'll have the characters roam
free, by collecting multiple audiobooks and text in an easily
Repeatedly listening to professionally read literature may be
the best way to strengthen the child's language mastery. What
better novel to use than the rich and imaginative Alice in
- EnglishBy Oriole2014-01-11• 698 Views0 Like0 Dislike2 Subscribers
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To collect multiple media about Alice's Adventures in Wonderland:
- Several versions of audiobooks,
- HTML, ePub, and other text,
- Wikipedia entry,
- Book reviews,
- children, english, game, language, literacy, literacy_art, reading, writing
- This course is a web list of over 2,000 free English language
and literacy art games and interactive lessons for children age 12
or below. Additionally, activities and teaching resources are
collected under the Chops section. All are browser-capable, and do
not require downloading any new applications.
You can zoom in or out of flash games by pressing the Ctrl and
"+" or "-" keys. Press F11 key to enter "fullscreen"
- EnglishBy Oriole2013-10-27• 3,080 Views3 Likes0 Dislike2 Subscribers
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- To collect 2,000 free English language and literacy art games or interacive lessons for children age 12 or below,
- To collect only browser-capable games;
- To encourage you to customize your own courses for your children, based on these bookmarks,
- college, english, high_school, literature
- Before The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbits, there was Beowulf.
In fact, you can detect monsters and dragons from Beowulf in J.R.R.
Tolkien's works. Tolkien and other Beowulf fans - scholarly and
otherwise - have written lots of intepretations, translations, and
created videos, audiobooks, animations and documentaries, which we
bookmark in the Dishes section. We further bookmark a dozen study
guides in the Chops section.
- EnglishBy degree62013-11-27• 814 Views0 Like0 Dislike2 Subscribers
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Hero against monsters and dragon! What are the web media that'll help us appreciate Beowulf, the Old English epic poem, particularly,
- encyclodedia overview,
- translated text by various scholars,
- video lectures, notes, analysis, animation, documentaries,
- lots of study guides (with their summaries, character lists, analyses, quizzes, study questions, essay guides, etc).
- english, grammar, high_school, holiday, idiom, phrasal_verb
- How do idioms help us talk about love, life, time, money, and
holidays more effectively? Idioms and phrasal verbs add life and
depth to your English usage if you we know how to use them at the
right place and time. Grammar.net's infographics are fun and easy
to learn from. We collect nearly two dozen sets of their
- EnglishBy chaiseri2014-06-20• 420 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
- How do we use idioms to effectively talk about love, home, and relationship?
- What are some common and colorful idioms about food, pet, and life?
- How do we describe holiday seasons?
- What are some of the most useful phrasal verbs?
- college, english, grammar, high_school
- Grammar.net's infographic on grammar tips and common mistakes
are clear and useful. This course collects nearly two dozen
infographics on hundreds of tips on many aspects of grammar.
- EnglishBy chaiseri2014-06-20• 976 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
To collect and learn from infographics about verbs, pronouns, prepositions, conjunctions, sentence structure, conditions, tenses, and other tricky topics of grammar.
- audiobook, children, english, high_school, literature
- Huckleberry Finn comes alive in Marc Devine's recording, which
became one of the most popular on iTune for 3 years. We start with
SparkNotes' animation as intro, Wikipedia's wholesome overview,
then plunges into 43 audio files. Clicking an MP3 link will open
and run it in most browsers.
- EnglishBy Readish-Help2013-04-23• 656 Views2 Likes0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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This course aims to:
- Introduce you to Marc Devine's excellent recording of the novel,
- Organize 43 chapters in MP3 files for easy access,
- Help you track which files you have listened to, by marking your last-read item with pink background,
- Link to ebooks in ePub, Kindle, and HTML formats.
- adventure, audiobook, children, english, high_school, literature, pirate
- Before Cap'n Sparrow and Barbossa, there was Long John Silver.
Treasure Island is the orginal pirate adventure, full of tension
and action, featuring treasure map with an "X," plus a parrot on
the shoulder - pre-dating Barbossa's monkey. The one-wooden-leg
prototype probably inspired hooked-arm and glass-eyed villains in
- EnglishBy Oriole2014-04-14• 717 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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Where can I:
- Download free audiobooks of Treasure Island?
- View videos about Treasure Island?
- Download the eBooks for free?
- Find study notes?
- Play with quizzes about Treasure Island?
- adventure, audiobook, children, dafoe, english, high_school, literature, robinsonade
- Its original, lengthy, title says it all: The Life and Strange
Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Of York, Mariner: Who
lived Eight and Twenty Years, all alone in an un-inhabited Island
on the Coast of America, near the Mouth of the Great River of
Oroonoque; Having been cast on Shore by Shipwreck, wherein all the
Men perished but himself. With An Account how he was at last as
strangely deliver'd by Pyrates.
- EnglishBy Oriole2014-04-12• 796 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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- Where can I find Robin Crusoe audiobooks?
- Where can I find the one-syllabus word version for children?
- What are the study guides and eBook text?
- adventure, audiobook, children, english, literature, robinsonade
- The most endearing among the classical adventure stories, The
Swiss Family Robinson spawns many versions of audiobooks, movies,
TV series, animation, and even a treehouse at Disneyland. Family,
hardwork, curiosity, organization, human resourcefulness in the
face of nature's scarcity and abundance are at the heart of its
- EnglishBy Oriole2014-04-15• 766 Views0 Like0 Dislike1 Subscriber
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About The Swiss Family Robinson:
- Where can I listen to or download the audiobooks or MP3 to listen on my iPad, phone, or table?
- Where can I read or download the eText?
- What book review, images and movies can I see on the Web?
- audiobook, children, english, fairy, fantasy, literature
- Childhood, magic, and imagination. If Harry Potter and Hobbits
can sell, these nine sets of fairy tales from around the world must
be hidden treasure. Volunteer readers have made them easily
available as Web media - in YouTube or MP3 audiobook formats,
e-Text, and book reviews.
- EnglishBy Oriole2014-04-16• 328 Views0 Like0 Dislike2 Subscribers
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- What are the 9 sets of fairy tales included here?
- The Islands of Magic,
- Childhood's Favorites and Fairy Stories,
- Faery Lands of the South Seas,
- Grimm's Fairy Tales,
- The Little House in the Fairy Wood,
- American Fairy Tales,
- American Indian Fairy Tales,
- Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tale Collection
- Dishes section: Audiobooks
- Where can I find full set of audiobooks for these fairy tales on YouTube?
- Chops section: Associated MP3 files, eText, reviews.
- Where can I download the MP3-formatted audiobooks for my iPod, smart phones, or USB sticks?
- Where can I download the eText - ePub, HTML, text, Kindle formats?
- Where can I find background info or reviews?