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Exercises for Weather and Climate By Stefan Becker
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The book provides 12 Weather and Climate lab exercise units on general concepts, solar radiation and the seasons, air temperatures and contouring, climate data and climate classification, air... More > pressure and winds, upper air circulation, atmospheric moisture, adiabatic processes, the thermodynamic diagram, clouds, station model and midlatitude cyclone, and weather forecast.< Less
12 Characteristics of an Effective Teacher By Robert J. Walker, Ed.D.
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This book discusses 12 Characteristics of Effective Teachers who were successful in getting their students to behave appropriately and to learn the subject matter. It presents heartwarming examples... More > of teachers who saw teaching not as a job, but as a noble mission. This book shares classroom strategies of teachers who made a difference in the lives of their students and in turn—were what inspired those students, in their adult lives, to also become teachers. This book presents true stories written by Education majors as they recount their experiences of being taught (grades K-12) by an effective teacher. It shares actual classroom examples of teachers who manifested each of the 12 Characteristics of an Effective Teacher. By acquiring these 12 characteristics, you too can have a positive impact on the lives of the children you teach.< Less
Sett i gang I: Textbook (color) By Kari Lie, Nancy Aarsvold
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Sett i gang I consists of 15 chapters organized around five main themes. The textbook is 229 pages and suitable for the first semester of a university course or during the first year of a community... More > education class.< Less
101 Things a Translator Needs to Know By WLF Think Tank
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This is a book for beginners. It’s also a book for seasoned professionals, students and teachers. For freelancers and staff translators. For amateurs and experts, generalists and... More > super-specialists — be they certified and sworn, recognised, authorised... or simply tantalised by translation’s potential for a varied and enriching career. The authors are all successful translation professionals in fields ranging from highly technical to literary. Here they share insights and tips about what translation involves and how a professional translator needs to think, work and act when dealing with clients and colleagues.< Less