Are you a girl or young woman aged 13-18? If so, this book is for you!
Amanda Stent and Philip Lewis have written a gentle, friendly and comprehensive introduction to computer science. Each... More > chapter covers one area of computer science and includes: examples of how the computer science works; sidebars that contain historical notes or ideas for you to explore; and biographies of women in computer science.
The last chapter covers questions that you might have about becoming a computer scientist.
We hope that after reading this book you will want to join us in studying this uniquely beautiful and practical subject.< Less
Newly revised fifth edition adds new material that resonated in the classroom! This research-based journal provides age-appropriate information on topics relevant to healthy development and... More > self-acceptance including identity, stress, growth and development, media awareness, healthy lifestyle, self-talk, role models and clothing tips to improve body acceptance. Interspersed with thought-provoking journal prompts, inspirational quotes, and journal entries from a caring mentor, this heartfelt but lighthearted journal will empower girls during the vulnerable adolescent years. Can be used in the classroom with companion lessons or by individual girls. Girl tested; teacher, school counselor, and mom approved! "This is a valuable tool for girls of all ages that provides techniques to build lasting self-esteem. This journal encourages healthy creativity and self-reflection and is a great gift for aspiring writers and teens alike!" Jess Weiner, Author and Self-Esteem Expert.< Less
This powerful book details the history of Norteno & Sureno gangs and how their split came about. It serves as an empowering historical tool for young people caught up in gangs. Includes sections... More > on the Brown Berets, Young Lords and many freedom fighters.< Less
Written for teachers or parents of young children, Singing Lessons for Little Singers offers exciting songs and exercises based on proven pedagogical principles and healthy vocal technique for use in... More > solo or group voice lessons. This revolutionary method was created to fill the great void of private singing lesson materials for little kids: it combines a system of voice-developing technique exercises with an ear-training and sight-singing course and a collection of enjoyable songs with entertaining lyrics and delightful illustrations. This powerful, comprehensive method has had great success in developing advanced singing skills, as well as creating many satisfying experiences for students.
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