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Absurdities and Realities of Special Education
Absurdities and Realities of Special Education
$56.95, Softcover

An ideal gift for new or veteran educators, this "best of" collection contains 100 full-color versions of cartoons from Michael F. Giangreco's previous books.

As Far As Words Go
As Far As Words Go
$79.00, Softcover (inc CD)

Analyse the humorous use of multiple meanings with sounds, words, phrases, and sentences. Explore metaphors and similes, stress and juncture, as you giggle your way to clearer understanding of the funny twists and turns of English.

Between the Lines
Between the Lines
$61.00 Our Price - $59.95 Softcover

Improve inferencing skills with this 189-page reproducible workbook. This workbook includes warm-ups, convenient answer keys, informal assessments, and bridging activities.

Explain the Meaning
Explain the Meaning
$67.95 Our Price - $64.95 Spiral Bound

The humorous A4 pictures and short stories in this book can be used to teach idioms or to help students improve their verbal explanation skills.

Explain This!
Explain This!
$31.95 Our Price - $24.95 Spiral Bound

Challenge your students to create original stories as they explain unusual, impossible situations.

Expression Connection
Expression Connection
$47.50, Spiral Bound

Teach idioms and other common expressions using teaching strategies that focus on experiencing, collecting, storing, and retrieving related information.

Favourite Idioms
Favourite Idioms
$63.95 Our Price - $49.95 Cards

36 cards humorously depicting well known idioms plus detailed booklet with dictionary meaning for each and a range of ideas & activities.

Figurative Language Book
Figurative Language Book
$64.50, Softcover

Figurative Language helps adolescents and adults with communication or learning disabilities increase their understanding and production of six figurative language forms.

Figurative Language in a Jar
Figurative Language in a Jar
$17.95, Jar

Answer multiple-choice questions to explore the use of metaphors, similes, and idioms in these figurative language games.

From Rags To Riches
From Rags To Riches
$74.95, Game

How do you learn idioms and earn Super Dollars at the same time? Play From Rags to Riches - The Fun Idioms Board Game. A colourful/sturdy game board and 200 illustrated idiom cards plus playing pieces, etc.

Granny's Candies Game Add-on Set 4
Granny's Candies Game Add-on Set 4
$77.50, Cards

Use this add-on set with the original Granny's Candies board game. Includes 500 inference skills cards & activity book.

Idiom Adventure Cards
Idiom Adventure Cards
$21.95, Cards

Use the sixty full-colour cards in this deck to teach common idiomatic expressions. Each card shows the literal meaning of an idiom.

Idiom Adventure Stories
Idiom Adventure Stories
$46.95, Spiral Bound

Individuals who interpret idiomatic expressions literally are likely to experience difficulty understanding much of the language that they hear during social interactions.

Idiom Adventure Stories Combo
Idiom Adventure Stories Combo
$68.90 Our Price - $62.50

Save money on this fun book and cards combo for teaching idiomatic expressions!

Inferencing Quick Take Along Book
Inferencing Quick Take Along Book
$28.95, Spiral Bound

This pocket-sized resource helps students improve their inferencing skills by responding to 520 prompts in 13 different categories.

Inferencing Skill Strips
Inferencing Skill Strips
$79.95 Our Price - $74.95 Cards

120 double-sided cards (240 items) that address four skill areas across three levels of difficulty

It's Raining Cats and Dogs
It's Raining Cats and Dogs
$22.99, Hardback

Beautifully illustrates why people with Autism Spectrum Disorders have problems understanding common phrases & idioms.

Just for Laughs
Just for Laughs
$47.50, Cards

These cards give students 100 jokes that include multiple meaning words, phrases, and sentences.

Listening for Absurdities Fun Deck
Listening for Absurdities Fun Deck
$24.95 Our Price - $23.95 Cards

The mother hen took good care of her baby octopus. WHAT?! That's absurd!! Teach your students to listen for absurdities with this hilarious Fun Deck. 54 illustrated, wacky absurdities.

More Favourite Idioms
More Favourite Idioms
$63.95 Our Price - $49.95 Cards

36 cards humorously depicting well known idioms plus detailed booklet with dictionary meaning for each and a range of ideas & activities.

The One and Only Sam
The One and Only Sam
$27.99, Hardback

Provides a fresh and fun approach to exploring common idioms for all children aged 5 to 8, as well as those with Asperger Syndrome and communication difficulties.

Oxymorons Fun Deck
Oxymorons Fun Deck
$29.95 Our Price - $28.95 Cards

These 56 hilarious, whimsical cards will entertain your students as they improve their vocabulary and critical thinking skills. Includes game ideas.

Question Challenge Card Game
Question Challenge Card Game
$113.95 Our Price - $99.95 Game

An expressive and receptive language card game that targets social skills and reasoning.

The Question Challenge Card Game Fun Sheets
The Question Challenge Card Game Fun Sheets
$68.95, Spiral Bound (inc CD)

Workbook with activities that reinforce students' expressive and receptive language skills in 10 areas that are necessary for effective communication and problem solving.

Reading Between the Lines
Reading Between the Lines
$76.95, Spiral Bound

Developed by two highly regarded speech therapists, this resource helps students develop inferencing skills.

Riddles in a Jar
Riddles in a Jar
$17.95, Jar

Kids love silly riddles. They can't get enough of them. Open this inviting jar to find wacky, puzzling, giggle-provoking riddles: 101 in all

Saying One Thing Meaning Another
Saying One Thing Meaning Another
$54.50, Softcover

Saying One Thing, Meaning Another provides background information and materials necessary for educators to help individuals ages 10 through adult improve their understanding and use of ambiguous language.

Super Silly Sayings That Are over Your Head
Super Silly Sayings That Are over Your Head
$31.50 Our Price - $29.95 Hardback

Captivating and beautifully illustrated in full colour, this is a classic in the making, as well as a valuable resource for teaching figurative language.

Talk About Absurdities
Talk About Absurdities
$58.10, Spiral Bound

Challenge students with language and learning disabilities to use precise vocabulary as they escribe absurdities in pictures, sentences, and short stories.

Webber Figurative Language Interactive Fun Decks
Webber Figurative Language Interactive Fun Decks
$36.50, Software

Six of our popular Fun Decks make up this interactive program.

What Could Be the Reason…? Fun Deck
What Could Be the Reason…? Fun Deck
$26.50 Our Price - $23.95 Cards

Presents picture cards to help student practice and build reasoning and inferencing skills.

What Did You Say? What Do You Mean?
What Did You Say? What Do You Mean?
$37.99, Cards

These cards can enable children with Asperger Syndrome to enjoy metaphorical language too. Great for teachers or parents.

What Did You Say? What Do You Mean?
What Did You Say? What Do You Mean?
$24.95, Paperback

With 100 of the most common figures of speech, this visual workbook is a springboard for family & classroom discussions.

What's Wrong with This Photo?
What's Wrong with This Photo?
$24.95, Cards

Practice identifying absurdities, problem solving & storytelling with 56 funny photo cards of people & animals in wacky situations!