• 50 Life Lessons for Grads: Recent Graduates Share Their Best Advice on Succeeding in the Real World

    Fifty young people share the most important lessons and words of wisdom they wish they had when they began life after college Who better than a recent graduate to help you navigate life after college? With encouragement and advice, fifty young women and men share what they learned the hard way so you can better prepare for the same challenges. From 'Money Isn't Everything' to 'Real Friendships Take Effort,' these short, but insightful essays address the real struggles, opportunities, and fears that you might face as you finish your education and begin your independent adult life.  Following each essay are five bulleted life lessons to encourage and equip you on your chosen path.

    • Brand: Worthy Publishing Group
    • ASIN: 1683970462

  • SEW ... The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge: Real-Life Lessons from a Serial Sewist

    Experienced sewing instructor and blogger Barbara Emodi shares her sewing wisdom to help readers get started, get started back up, or hone their existing garment-sewing skills. Not a sewing reference book as much as a book of experience, this book offers Barbara's thoughts, tips, and tricks on the benefits of sewing, the importance of fit, basic techniques, available tools, patterns, and materials, and so much more.

    • Brand: Stash Books
    • ASIN: 1617456047

  • Crime Scene Investigations: Real-Life Science Labs For Grades 6-12

    This unique resource offers activities in earth, life, and physical science as well as science inquiry and technology. The Grades 6-12 level book provides labs on life, physical, and earth science as well as critical thinking. Like real-life forensic scientists, students observe carefully, organize, and record data, think critically, and conduct simple tests to solve crimes like theft, dog-napping, vandalism and water pollution. For added fun, each resource features an original cartoon character, Investi Gator for the Elementary level and Crime Cat for Grades 6-12. All activities include complete background information with step-by-step procedures for the teacher and reproducible student worksheets. Whatever the teacher's training or experience in teaching science, Crime Scene Investigations can be an intriguing supplement to instruction.

    • ASIN: 0787966304
    • UPC: 723812479542

  • Real Life Lessons for Teens

    Today's teens struggle. What they need is practical advice, biblical insight and real answers. They need to learn from mature Christians who have faced many of the same challenges they are now facing. In Real Life Lessons for Teens, Randy Simmons shares 13 lessons he wishes he had learned when he as a teenagers - lessons that are straight from the heart, straight to the point, and straight from the Bible.

    • Brand: Brand: Gospel Advocate Company
    • ASIN: 0892255358

  • Building Real-Life Math Skills: 16 Lessons With Reproducible Activity Sheets That Teach Measurement, Estimation, Data Analysis, Time, Money, and Other Practical Math Skills

    This practical resource helps students build essential skills for managing the typical math scenarios they encounter every day. Through high-interest lessons, guided activities, and reproducible independent pages, students practice standards-based math skills, such as estimating prices, calculating discounts, reading schedules, evaluating nutrition labels, and more. Scenarios take place at a diner, movie theater, amusement park, sporting event, and many other kid-pleasing, realistic settings. For use with Grades 3-5.

    • Brand: Scholastic Teaching Resources
    • ASIN: 0545329647

  • Real Life Lessons From the Holy Quran

    “Real Life Lessons from the Holy Quran” aims at helping Muslims understand Islamic way of living in 21st century and become better human beings. It provides powerful words of advice on how to handle different situations, perform certain tasks, avoid particular actions and win the struggle against Satan, as guided by Allah SWT. In short, this book is a perfect guide to pass the test of this world and become eligible for rewards in the world hereafter.Salient Features:•96 pages brief but comprehensive guide•5 chapters on oWhat to do? (in certain situations)oGetting into Paradise- Step by Step PlanoFoolproof Method of Staying Out of HelloReal Life Lessons from Story of Prophet Yusuf ASoThe Last Word on Miscellaneous Topics•Easy to understand language•References from the Holy Book•Easy to apply and practical lessons. •Powerful words to change your lifeDarussalam Publishers has brought this nice work by Muhammad Bilal Lakhani in digital format. Readers will surely find it convenient as they can take them on their e-readers. If you aspire to learn hundreds of real-life lessons derived from the Holy Qur’an, it is a must have book for you.

    • ASIN: B00DMFMM7Y

  • Rich Dad's Before You Quit Your Job: 10 Real-Life Lessons Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Building a Million-Dollar Business

    When Before You Quit Your Job was written and published, it was a guidebook for aspiring entrepreneurs. Today—with the job market in shambles, overseas outsourcing and high unemployment—it can be a path to the salvation so many are looking for: A way take control of their life and use their skills and talents to create their future.Before You Quit Your Job asks: Do you have a million-dollar idea? Are you afraid of failing? Are you tired of making other people rich? Are you sick of taking order from your boss? Are you tired of working hard and not getting ahead? Are you ready to take a leap of faith and change your life?Learn about the B-I Triangle and the 8 Integrities of a Business—before you quit your job!

    • ASIN: B01B11TSWW

  • Parenting with a Story: Real-Life Lessons in Character for Parents and Children to Share

    Tell a young person what to do-play fair, be yourself, stick to the task at hand-and most will tune you out. But show them how choices and consequences play out in the real world, with real people, and the impact will be far more profound. Parenting with a Story gathers 101 narratives from people around the world and from all walks of life, reflecting unexpected moments of clarity about who they are and how they should treat others. The lessons illuminate the power of character-integrity, curiosity, creativity, grit, kindness, patience, gratitude, and more-to prepare us for anything. Sometimes heart-wrenching, sometimes funny, always compelling, these stories impart wisdom and help steer choices about: Resisting peer pressure * Remaining open-minded * Being humble * Making courageous decisions * Standing by their word * Bouncing back from failure * Showing compassion * Picking friends wisely * And more Stories help shape who we are and who we aspire to become. Share these, discuss them, and watch your child grow into the adult you'll be proud of. Free companion discussion guide on the author's site: Lead with a Story

    • ASIN: 081443357X
    • UPC: 884315967964

  • Our Struggles Have Purpose: 50+ Life Lessons from my Walk with Cancer

    Are you in the midst of a life struggle? Are you wanting to stop having your struggle be a weight on your shoulders? Instead do you want to place it beneath you as a stepping stone to help you rise up in life? Do you want to see that there can be a deeper purpose to what you are going through? In Our Struggles Have Purpose, Shawn Elizabeth George invites you beside her on her walk with adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare salivary gland cancer. From diagnosis through the end of her treatment, Shawn shares heartfelt moments and the life lessons she learned along her walk that are applicable to any struggle we face in life. In this transparent, vulnerable and inspiring read, you will see your struggles through a new lens. You will see that our dark times are not meant to weigh us down, but are a transformative time to help us unfold into the person we were made to be. You are invited to take this walk with Shawn. It will inspire, encourage, and infuse your heart and mind with hope that our struggles have purpose. Yes, even yours.

    • ASIN: 0998302937