I before e (except after c) teaches kids smart ways to remember all the things they learn about in school. The book is full of techniques and presents cool ways to remember a variety of facts on a variety of subjects.
Just like adults, kids need easy ways to recall stuff-especially now, when they don't even have to remember a phone number because their cell phones remember it for them. And just like the bestselling i before e (except after c) for adults, this book is jammed with easy-to-use tricks for remembering lots of stuff-especially stuff they need to know for school. Through entertaining (and often silly) examples, kids will learn to remember everything they need to know about:
- The Earth-including fun facts about geography, geology, and the weather- and the sky -revolving around planets, stars, atmosphere, and so on
- Reading and writing-covering everything from the smallest punctuation mark to the prickliest words to spell to the trickiest grammar to the grandest figure of speech
- The mysteries of history-from Way Before You Were Born (ancient history) to the most recent American history facts every kid needs to memorize
- Math and music-a surprising, but logical combination that examines cool ways to remember numbers, times tables, calculations, and musical notations
Kids will like learning fun ways to remember stuff and will love getting the good grades that follow.
|Product dimensions:||8.08(w) x 5.32(h) x 0.14(d)|
|Age Range:||9 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Susan Randol is the author and editor of many books, including Redbook Mom's Survival Guide. She lives outside of New York City with her family.
Andrew Pinder initially studied archaeology, and worked as an archaeologist and prehistorian, directing excavations and producing illustrations for museums, books and specialist publications.
When he moved to Mallorca he began to work as an illustrator, painter and muralist.? He has had numerous one man exhibitions on Mallorca and has work in various public and private collections. As an illustrator he has worked on more than twenty books, mainly for children, in Catalan, Spanish and English.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Are your kids learning how to recite the planets in order? Do they need to learn the world’s longest rivers? Are they writing a paper and need to know whether it’s accept or except?What? You can’t remember? Grab this useful guide to help you – and your kids – easily learn all many things to get them through school! Hott Review: Getting my children through school is much more difficult than getting myself through school was. Why is that? Do I really need to know the planets in order from largest to smallest? Is it necessary to remember the hierarchy of species? Apparently. Well, this handy guide has gotten me out of more than one jam because although, yes, I know how to use a preposition but explaining as my child is frustrated with his homework is a completely different thing.
This book is a must have for teachers, parents, and students. It is jam packed with all of those things that we were told to memorize and never did! It makes the perfect gift for your child's teacher! You must check this out, you won't be sorry!