Beyond Basics

A Developmental Reading Program


Author: N.A

Publisher: Jamestown Publications

ISBN: 9780890614365

Category: Education

Page: 216

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Beyond Basics

Fingerstyle Guitar


Author: Mark Hanson

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780769200392

Category: Music

Page: 56

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Featuring standard notation and tablature, this new book & CD package introduces basic accompaniment patterns, how to use the thumb and fingers, "Travis" picking, and much more. Readers learn the applications of folk, blues, ragtime and new age styles to solo guitar while learning beautiful new chord voicings.

Electric Slide Guitar

Beyond Basics


Author: Keith Wyatt

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780769200361

Category: Music

Page: 40

View: 1041

Topics covered include choosing the right slide, open "blues" tunings, stylistic licks and patterns, standard tuning techniques and more. The book contains a full-color photo section showing all types of slides, and it includes 32 music examples in standard notation and tablature.

Beyond basics

issues and research in TESOL


Author: Marianne Celce-Murcia

Publisher: Newbury House Publishers


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 209

View: 8825

Believe Beyond Basics


Author: Gloria Russell

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 9781467060219

Category: Religion

Page: 92

View: 5646

About the Book: The challenge facing you today is to accept the possibility there is more to know about living the quality of life Jesus died to give you and make a personal decision to allow your Heavenly Father to progressively change you into the image of His dear Son, through the work of the mighty Holy Spirit. Believe Beyond Basics will take you on a spiritual journey to higher ground. Each step will have its solid foundation in the Word of God and encourage you to go on beyond the border of self-limitation or religious intimidation to seek greater faith and personally experience the presence of God in your daily life.

Beyond Basics

Acoustic Slide Guitar


Author: Keith Wyatt

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780769220260

Category: Music

Page: N.A

View: 7109

Add the exciting and soulful sound of slide to your acoustic guitar. Keith Wyatt, one of the country's foremost blues and rock educators, takes you through all aspects of acoustic slide playing including choosing the right slide, open tunings, use of a capo, fingerboard patterns, vibrato, and special intonation and muting techniques. Keith also shows you how to mix slide with standard guitar technique for fills and self accompaniment. (60 min.)

Speaking Irish

Take your language skills beyond basics


Author: Siuan Ni Mhaonaigh,Antain Mac Lochlainn

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071593691

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 320

View: 9019

Take a big step toward fluency in Irish Speaking Irish is a unique opportunity to sharpen your listening and conversational skills in the company of speakers from all corners of Ireland. Filmed on location throughout Ireland, the DVD features authentic, unrehearsed interviews with more than twenty Irish speakers, representing all three regional dialects. Just put the disc in your DVD player, and your journey begins. Hear Aoife weigh the pros and cons of life in Dublin as opposed to the Irish countryside. Listen to Máirín describe a good friend. Learn about Gaelic games and their place in the community from Donncha. And enjoy animated discussions of other topics like family, education, the environment, the Gaeltacht, and the Irish in America. The companion book provides a transcript of all the interviews, plus extensive exercises and notes on vocabulary, grammar, regional variations, and more. Download additional classroom activities at

Storytelling and Imagination: Beyond Basic Literacy 8-14


Author: Rob Parkinson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136863257

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 7562

Storytelling helps pupils develop a wide range of skills. Do they dream and fantasize? Do they lie, waffle and distract? These are not just bad habits but marvellous starting points for teaching an art that can help them to pass on experience, train and use imagination, develop language skills, promote their own confidence, communication and creativity and much more. Storytelling and story making may indeed be essential catalysts in developing critical and analytical thinking skills too. Storytelling and Imagination: Beyond Basic Literacy 8-14 is the complete guide to using creative storytelling in the primary school classroom and for transitions to Key Stage 3 at secondary school. Taking a holistic approach incorporating reading, writing, speaking and listening, this book covers the skills of developing stories from conceiving a tale through to performance and the oral tradition. Tried and tested by the author and by teachers in hundreds of workshops, this book provides: ideas for sparking children’s imaginations and harnessing creativity information on using storytelling in cross-curricular contexts with examples and ideas games and practical activities in each chapter a range of original and traditional stories for use in the classroom different stages of work to suit all abilities joined up thinking about stories and storytelling. More than a box of good tricks, this book is an indispensable guide for all literacy co-ordinators, practising and student teachers who are looking to create an inspiring and cross curricular approach to literacy.

Beyond the Basics



Author: Elizabeth DuVal

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402709364

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

View: 8130

Introducing a new series that begins where the best-selling For the First Time series leaves off and provides more experienced crafters with the tools to take their art into the stratosphere. Mosaicists will rejoice when they discover that the first volume is dedicated to their craft. It will empower them to create fabulous decorative items, teach them how to design on different shaped surfaces, and explain how to select pieces that produce rich texture and gorgeous visual effects. Perhaps you''ve had some experience making simple mosaics. If so, Elizabeth DuVal will take you to an exciting new level of mastery as you complete more than 30 breathtaking projects. But even if you''ve never tried the craft, you can learn the basics while creating these remarkable designs. It won't take long to learn how to make the Silver Platter, Boudoir Mirror, Blue Transferware Backsplash, Patio Table, Memory Box, Lamp, and much more.