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    1. Understanding Child Brain Development DVDs (2 DVDs)
      Understanding Child Brain Development DVDs (2 DVDs)
      Institute For Excellence In Writing / DVD
      $19.00

    Help children develop and grow to their fullest potential in this DVD-lecture Understanding Child Brain Development. Respected speakers Matthew and Carol Newell will provide an information and enjoyable interactive class that covers the "who, why, and how" of your child's intellectual, physical, emotional, and social development. Plus, understand your critical role and what you can do to help your children be the best they can be. 2 DVDs with 3+ hours of instruction. This DVD comes with a link for a free companion e-book.

    1. Blended Sound-Sight Program of Learning
      Blended Sound-Sight Program of Learning
      Anna Ingham
      Institute For Excellence In Writing / Other
      $79.00

    The Blended Sound-Sight Program of Learning is a reference work by Anna Ingham, the founder of the method Structure and Style is based upon. This work details the history of the program, along with plenty of practical instruction for classroom implantation. Chapters provide a solid sequential and incremental approach to language skill acquisition and covers reading skills, teaching handwriting, prevention of reading mistakes, manipulative activities, individualization, integrating language arts skills, spelling, and more. 346 pages, hardcover with "Sound City Bus Tour" DVD.

      1. Teaching Boys & Other Children, DVD
        Teaching Boys & Other Children, DVD
        Institute For Excellence In Writing / DVD
        $10.00

      Research shows that not only do boys and girls respond differently to similar environments, children in general like to do what they can do, and they hate to do what they think they cannot do. Citing multiple sources, Andrew Pudewa offers insight into specific ways you can create relevancy for children as you teach them academic as well as life skills. Approx. 80 minutes.

      1. The Two Andrews: On Writing and Teaching Writing--DVDs
        The Two Andrews: On Writing and Teaching Writing--DVDs
        Andrew Kern, Andrew Pudewa
        Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2011 / DVD
        $39.00

      Learn from two well-known and well-regarded educators how to write and teach writing! Andrew Kern, president and founder of the classical CiRCE Institute, and Andrew Pudewa, director and principal speaker for Institute for Excellence in Writing have come together for a 6-hour DVD seminar for teachers, teaching parents, college & high school students. Recorded live in 20101. 3 DVDs.

      These six sessions on three DVDs include:

    1. The Four Language Arts: Listening, Reading, Speaking, and Writing - Pudewa
    2. The Five Methods Everybody Must Practice to Become a Great Writer - Kern
    3. The Distinctive of Classical Rhetoric - Kern
    4. Developing the Essayist: A Natural Approach- Pudewa
    5. Assessment - Pudewa/Kern
    6. Panel: Common Problems in Teaching Writing- Pudewa/Kern
    7. Looking Ahead: Where Do You Want to Go from Here? - Pudewa/Kern
    8. Bonus Material: Exclusive Interview with the Two Andrews

      1. Guide to Powerful Paragraphs
        Guide to Powerful Paragraphs
        Institute For Excellence In Writing / Other
        $21.00
        Availability: In Stock
        Stock No: WW127606

      Paragraphs are the building blocks of good writing. Learn the foundational basic skills such as length and development, topic sentences, unity, coherence, planning, and organizing, before moving on to thirty different ways you can construct paragraphs. Learn how to craft your writing to be concise, meaningful, and easily understood. Perfect for writers and students! 181 indexed pages, softcover.

      1. A Thomas Jefferson Education
        A Thomas Jefferson Education
        Oliver DeMille
        Institute For Excellence In Writing / Trade Paperback
        $16.00
        5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
        Availability: In Stock
        Stock No: WW126708

      American education is falling farther and farther behind, and even students that may receive a college degree aren't educated as our forefathers once were. A Thomas Jefferson Education presents a vision to return to proven methods that work. Covering the importance of mentoring, the classics, great teaching, and most importantly, getting students so passionate about learning that they study independently, DeMille emphasizes the importance of allowing teachers to lead well in the classroom. Drawing upon Thomas Jefferson and the early days of Harvard, Yale, and other foundational institutions, this educational call-to-action will provide an inspiring read for homeschoolers and classical educators. 198 pages, softcover.

        1. The Profound Effects of Music on Life (2 Audio CDs)
          The Profound Effects of Music on Life (2 Audio CDs)
          Andrew Pudewa
          Institute For Excellence In Writing / Compact disc
          $15.00

        Discover the beneficial and detrimental effects that music may have on living things! Clear descriptions highlight the recent research involving young children, college students, mice and plants as spiritual insight is combined with test results. The lecture is accompanied by musical samples. Two audio CDs in plastic case, 114 minutes. Double-sided handout also included.

        1. A Writer's Guide to Transitional Words & Expressions
          A Writer's Guide to Transitional Words & Expressions
          Institute For Excellence In Writing / Trade Paperback
          $13.00
          Availability: In Stock
          Stock No: WW126707

        This unique help will help writers find the right transitional words to help them connect ideas. A series of stepped tabs are labeled by the intended function: e.g. "to indicate time order," " to indicate how or when something occurs in time," "to add a point," "to compare." Simply flip to your intended transition and find a word from the provided list that best suits your sentence! Over 1,000 entries are included, as well as 500 substitutes for said.