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Lessons of a Turtle

Author : Sandy Gingras
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Long ago, Sandy Gingras read "The Tortoise and the Hare," a fable that teaches "slow and steady wins the race." But she didn't learn the lesson! Instead she lived the race of hurry-up and do-it-all every day. And it was tiring. But now, Gingras presents readers with a different kind of lesson from a different kind of turtle in the charming book Lessons of a Turtle. And it's a good lesson: Go with the slow! Life is about enjoying what's around you now and finding your own path. It's about the beauty of the journey more than the achievement of the finish line. So be like the turtle . . . notice, savor, bask, risk, grow. Put some life back in your life! Gingras helps readers get through life by using charming "turtlisms" that complement her just-as-cute turtle illustrations. She teaches us about life's little lessons with little treats like, "You can't move forward until you stick your neck out." and "The slower you go, the more you see." The author's little observations make a big difference on the journey through life. This book makes a lovely and inspiring gift.

Lessons from Turtle Island

Author : Guy W. Jones
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The first comprehensive guide to addressing Native American issues in teaching children.

Lessons of the Turtle Living Right Side Up

Author : Steve Goodier
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Turtle slips and slides and finally ends upside-down, certain he will die. But while on his back, he learns valuable lessons about how to manage his life. He learns that things really can be different. These lessons come in the form of gifts - from clounds, trees, a mountain and even from a butterfly.This story is a parable. This story is true. Turtle learns that his life matters. He can be truly happy. He can make needed changes. He can live fully aby living right side up. And most of all, Turtle learns that he has an unrepeatable opportunity to create the life of his choosing.Steve Goodier is the author of numerous personal growth books. Lessons of the Turtle is a must read for anyone wishing to disco er the power of living right side up.

Sea Turtle Research and Conservation

Author : Brad Nahill
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Sea Turtle Research and Conservation: Lessons from Working in the Field is a comprehensive reference on sea turtle species as presented by global experts. The book looks at the challenges involved, such as cultural differences and how to conduct research in remote locations. Led by a renowned expert in sea turtle conservation, the book addresses the largest issues facing sea turtle species, including poaching, fishing snares, climate change, and more. Chapters in this book range from the use of cutting-edge technology to learn more about this elusive reptile, to working with communities with long histories of sea turtle trade and consumption. This book is an ideal resource for field biologists and marine conservationists, specifically those working in marine herpetology and with sea turtle species. Policymakers concerned with marine conservation, wildlife protection, and sustainable development will also find this a useful reference. Written by global experts working in the field to study and protect sea turtle species Offers examples of groundbreaking technology to conduct non-invasive sea turtle research Includes human-to-human case studies and advice for collaborating with cultures and communities to save these endangered animals

Nurdle the Turtle

Author : Rochelle Archibald
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Life Lessons from the Turtles

Author : Catherine S. Traff
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The Complete TurtleTrader

Author : Michael W. Covel
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This is the true story behind Wall Street legend Richard Dennis, his disciples, the Turtles, and the trading techniques that made them millionaires. What happens when ordinary people are taught a system to make extraordinary money? Richard Dennis made a fortune on Wall Street by investing according to a few simple rules. Convinced that great trading was a skill that could be taught to anyone, he made a bet with his partner and ran a classified ad in the Wall Street Journal looking for novices to train. His recruits, later known as the Turtles, had anything but traditional Wall Street backgrounds; they included a professional blackjack player, a pianist, and a fantasy game designer. For two weeks, Dennis taught them his investment rules and philosophy, and set them loose to start trading, each with a million dollars of his money. By the time the experiment ended, Dennis had made a hundred million dollars from his Turtles and created one killer Wall Street legend. In The Complete Turtle Trader, Michael W. Covel, bestselling author of Trend Following and managing editor of, the leading website on the Turtles, tells their riveting story with the first ever on the record interviews with individual Turtles. He describes how Dennis interviewed and selected his students, details their education and experiences while working for him, and breaks down the Turtle system and rules in full. He reveals how they made astounding fortunes, and follows their lives from the original experiment to the present day. Some have grown even wealthier than ever, and include some of today's top hedge fund managers. Equally important are those who passed along their approach to a second generation of Turtles, proving that the Turtles' system truly is reproducible, and that anyone with the discipline and the desire to succeed can do as well as—or even better than—Wall Street's top hedge fund wizards. In an era full of slapdash investing advice and promises of hot stock tips for "the next big thing," as popularized by pundits like Jim Cramer of Mad Money, the easy-to-follow objective rules of the TurtleTrader stand out as a sound guide for truly making the most out of your money. These rules worked—and still work today—for the Turtles, and any other investor with the desire and commitment to learn from one of the greatest investing stories of all time.

Lessons Of The Turtle

Author : Steve Goodier
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Turtle Slips And Slides And Finally Ends Upside Down, Certain He Will Die. But While On His Back, He Learns Valuable Lessons About How To Manage His Life. He Learns That Things Really Can Be Different. These Lessons Come In The Form Of Gifts From The Clouds, The Trees, The Mountain And Even A Butterfly.

Old Turtle

Author : Douglas Wood
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All of nature argues about the forms of God, so people are sent as a reminder of all that God is, although they do not seem to understand the message themselves.

One Hundred Lessons in Nature Study Around My School

Author : Frank Owen Payne
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Transforming Storytimes Into Reading and Writing Lessons

Author : Annie Weissman
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Lesson plans and examples will help you incorporate the national language arts standards covered by standardized tests and implement the Information Power II standards into your next storytime. Specific content areas and lesson plans are included and cover literary elements, Caldecott books, folk tales, genres and nonfiction. Strategies like pair share, Big Books, reader's theater, puppet shows and choral responses encourage all students to participate and respond in storytime reading lessons, while brainstorming, composing and publishing strategies encourage participation in storytime writing lessons. Students will always love storytime so why not make it more than just reading aloud?

Tagu the Turtle

Author : Jacqui Shepherd
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A beautifully illustrated story book for young children with 28 full-color pages. Tagu the turtle is about being good to your friends. Tagu shows the importance of thinking before you speak, and that words can hurt people. The story and illustrations also teach readers about turtles and other marine life.

Swimming Lessons

Author : Mary Alice Monroe
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Rediscover this uplifting tale of the healing power of nature and the strength of friendship by New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe. It’s been five years since the original turtle lady, old Miss Lovie Rutledge, passed away, but her legacy lives on with some special women, especially Toy and her daughter, young Little Lovie. Toy Sooner kept her graveside vow to her beloved mentor. She left behind an abusive, dysfunctional lifestyle to become a strong single mother and aquarist at the South Carolina Aquarium. But success has taken its toll, leaving Toy fearful of change and risks. Caretta Rutledge, Florence Prescott and Emmaline Baker have all experienced loss. This summer, with each other’s friendship and support, they will try to make their dreams a reality. The turtle season begins the day Toy rescues a sick sea turtle on the beach. When Toy brings the loggerhead to the aquarium, she begins a turtle hospital with the help of her boss, Ethan. As the summer progresses and the sea turtles take their measured steps toward healing and freedom Toy, Cara, Flo and Emmi must find their own strength to face their fears and move courageously toward their futures. Originally published in 2007

The teacher s manual of object lessons

Author : Abraham Park
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Easy English Lessons 6 7

Author : Douglas J. Alford
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Learn “Easy English” - one fun story at a time with Alford Books. Practice English with “Turtle Jumps” and “Phonics, Firsts and Faces.” Actively listen to the video. Next, talk and talk and pick another Alford Book.

Familiar Lessons on Physiology

Author : Lydia Folger Fowler
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Lessons in the History of Louisiana

Author : John Bull Smith Dimitry
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First Lessons in Zoology

Author : Alpheus Spring Packard
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The Medals of Creation Or First Lessons in Geology and the Study of Organic Remains Fossil Cephalopoda Crustacea insects fishes reptiles birds and Mammalia with notes of geological excursions

Author : Gideon Algernon Mantell
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Live Lessons in Living

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