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Best Chicago Books For Principals on November 2019 - [TOP 10 Picks] at Bestigma.com.com

  • James Monroe: A Captivating Guide to the Founding Father Who Served as the Fifth President of the United States

    Explore the Captivating Life of James MornoeFree History BONUS Inside!From plantation owner to diplomat to U.S. President, James Monroe was known for his tenacity in pursuing what he thought was right, while also being honored for his fair policies, such as the Monroe Doctrine and policies to develop the country’s infrastructure. These traits wer... [read more]

  • The Art Show Attacks!: A Branches Book (Eerie Elementary #9)

    • ISBN: 1338181971
    • Manufacturer: Scholastic Inc.

    Pick a book. Grow a Reader!This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!In the ninth book of this spoo... [read more]

  • The Perfect Husband: An FBI Profiler Novel

    • ISBN: 0553576801
    • Color: Black
    • Brand: Bantam
    • Manufacturer: Bantam

    What would you do if the man of your dreams hides the soul of a killer? Jim Beckett was everything she'd ever dreamed of . . . But two years after Tess married the decorated cop and bore his child, she helped put him behind bars for savagely murdering ten women. Even locked up in a maximum security prison, he vowed he would come after her and make ... [read more]

  • Fugitive Colors: A Novel

    • Manufacturer: Arcade

  • Cloak of the Light: Wars of the Realm, Book 1

    • ISBN: 1601425023
    • Color: Black
    • Brand: WaterBrook Press
    • Manufacturer: Multnomah

    Drew is caught in a world of light - just inches away from the darkWhat if...there was a world beyond our vision, a world just fingertips beyond our reach? What if...our world wasn’t beyond their influence?Tragedy and heartache seem to be waiting for Drew Carter at every turn, but college offers Drew a chance to start over—until an accident dur... [read more]

  • Blood Dark (New York Review Books Classics)

    • ISBN: 9781681371450
    • Manufacturer: NYRB Classics

    Set during World War I, this monumental philosophical novel about human despair inspired Albert Camus' own writing and prefigured the greater existential movement.Blood Dark tells the story of a brilliant philosopher trapped in a provincial town and of his spiraling descent into self-destruction. Cripure, as his students call him—the name a mocki... [read more]

  • Bean Products Denim - Round Zafu Meditation Cushion - Yoga - 10oz Cotton - Organic Buckwheat Fill - Made in USA

    • UPC: 694394111918
    • Color: DENIM
    • Brand: Bean Products
    • Size: Round - 14"
    • Manufacturer: Bean Products

    Bean Products handcrafted Zafu Meditation Cushions are available in over 44 beautiful colors. Your choice of sturdy 10oz. Cotton Duck, 16oz. Eco-Friendly Hemp or 10 oz Organic Cotton fabrics; generously filled with USA grown Organic Buckwheat Hulls. The Standard Round 14", Oval Extra-Large 14" X 18" and Crescent Extra-Large sizes have a Clean Moder... [read more]

  • Basic Principles of Curriculum and Instruction

    • ISBN: 022608650X
    • Brand: University of Chicago Press
    • Manufacturer: University of Chicago Press

    In 1949, a small book had a big impact on education. In just over one hundred pages, Ralph W. Tyler presented the concept that curriculum should be dynamic, a program under constant evaluation and revision. Curriculum had always been thought of as a static, set program, and in an era preoccupied with student testing, he offered the innovative idea ... [read more]

  • The Legend of Frosty the Snowman

    • UPC: 828768567593
    • Brand: Classic Media
    • Manufacturer: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

    Based on the Original Television Christmas Classic, Frosty the Snowman! Frosty the Snowman goes where he is needed most, and the town of Evergreen sure needed a visit. Mr. Tinkerton, the mayor, runs a tight ship, and there's no room for talk of magic or any other such nonsense. But, when Frosty the Snowman blows through town, he shows the town's ch... [read more]

  • Unspoken

    • Manufacturer: Bethany House Publishers

    Charlotte Graham is at the center of the most famous kidnapping in Chicago history. The task force of FBI and local cops found her two abductors, killed them, rescued her, but it took four very long years. The fact she was found less than three miles from her home, had been there the entire time, haunts them. She's changed her identity, found a pro... [read more]

  • The Life of the Mind (Combined 2 Volumes in 1) (Vols 1&2)

    • ISBN: 0156519925
    • Manufacturer: Mariner Books

    The author’s final work, presented in a one-volume edition, is a rich, challenging analysis of man’s mental activity, considered in terms of thinking, willing, and judging. Edited by Mary McCarthy; Indices.

  • Kill 'Em All (Remastered) (Deluxe Boxset) (4LP/5CD/1DVD w/book and patch)

    • UPC: 858978005042
    • Brand: CD
    • Manufacturer: Rhino/Blackened Recordings

    Metallica's debut album Kill 'Em All has been remastered and will now be available as a deluxe boxset including 4LP/5CD/1DVD and includes a book with 64 pages. New essays, never-before-seen phtos, ticket stubs, tracking sheets and a Metallica patchThe true birth of thrash. On Kill 'Em All, Metallica fuses the intricate riffing of New Wave of Briti... [read more]

  • The Language of Composition: Reading - Writing - Rhetoric

    • ISBN: 031245094X
    • Manufacturer: Bedford/St. Martin's

    The ideal book for the AP* English Language course. The Language of Composition is the first textbook built from the ground up to help students succeed in the new AP English Language course. Written by a team of experts with experience in both high school and college, this text focuses on teaching students the skills they need to read, write, and t... [read more]

  • How Schools Work: An Inside Account of Failure and Success from One of the Nation's Longest-Serving Secretaries of Education

    • ISBN: 1501173057
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

    “This book merits every American’s serious consideration” (Vice President Joe Biden): from the Secretary of Education under President Obama, an exposé of the status quo that helps maintain a broken system at the expense of our kids’ education, and threatens our nation’s future. “Education runs on lies. That’s probably not what you’... [read more]

  • The American Slave Coast: A History of the Slave-Breeding Industry

    • ISBN: 1613738935
    • Brand: CHICAGO REVIEW
    • Manufacturer: Lawrence Hill Books

    The American Slave Coast tells the horrific story of how the slavery business in the United States made the reproductive labor of “breeding women” essential to the expansion of the nation. The book shows how slaves’ children, and their children’s children, were human savings accounts that were the basis of money and credit. This was so deep... [read more]

  • Principal If You Think My Hands Are Full, You Should See My Heart : Best Principal Ever Appreciation Gift Notebook

    Principal If You Think My Hands Are Full, You Should See My Heart: Best Principal Ever Appreciation Gift

    • UPC: 351954848

  • The Principal from the Black Lagoon

    Hubie has been sent to the principal's office, and he's scared. Does Mrs. Green really feed kids to the alligator she keeps in her office? Does she really keep kids

    • UPC: 9717156

  • The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights (Paperback)

    An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and multiple-time National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin. On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at

    • UPC: 46591323

  • I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 (I Survived #11) (Paperback)

    Originally not wanting to come to Chicago, young Oscar Starling finds himself not only in the middle of the city, but trying to survive when the town is

    • UPC: 41677336

  • Student-Centered Coaching: A Guide for K-8 Coaches and Principals (Paperback)

    Improve student outcomes with data-driven coaching Student-Centered Coaching is grounded on the premise that school-based coaching can be designed to directly impact student learning. Shifting the focus from "fixing" teachers

    • UPC: 14536850
    • Model: 9781412980432
    • Color: Multicolor