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Everything You Need to Ace English Language Arts . . .takes students from grammar to reading comprehension to writing with ease, including parts of speech, active and passive verbs, Greek and Latin roots and affixes; nuances in word meanings; textual analysis, authorship, structure, and other skills for reading fiction and nonfiction; and writing arguments, informative texts, and narratives.
The BIG FAT NOTEBOOK™ series is built on a simple and irresistible conceit—borrowing the notes from the smartest kid in class. There are five books in all, and each is the only book you need for each main subject taught in middle school: Math, Science, American History, English Language Arts, and World History. Inside the reader will find every subject’s key concepts, easily digested and summarized: Critical ideas highlighted in neon colors. Definitions explained. Doodles that illuminate tricky concepts in marker. Mnemonics for memorable shortcuts. And quizzes to recap it all.
The BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS meet Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and state history standards, and are vetted by National and State Teacher of the Year Award–winning teachers. They make learning fun, and are the perfect next step for every kid who grew up on Brain Quest.
From the Publisher
More than 4.5 million copies in print!
Highlighting the big ideas kids need to know and explaining them with memorable visuals and humor, these books take the stress out of homework and make learning genuinely fun.
The BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS meet Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and state history standards.
From the editors of Brain Quest, America’s #1 educational bestseller.
Vetted by the best teachers in America, winners of the most prestigious national honors program for excellence in teaching—the National and State Teacher of the Year Awards.
Helpful diagrams are included for visual learners.
Key words are clearly defined.
Quizzes check students’ comprehension of the material.
Mnemonics help kids memorize information.
Funny doodles keep students engaged.
The BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS Are Going to High School!
These new books help high school students understand the key concepts of Geometry and Chemistry with lively illustrations, helpful memorization tools, and all the big ideas of each course clearly explained.
More BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS
Kicks off with the Paleolithic Era and transports the reader to ancient civilizations—from Africa and beyond; the middle ages; the Renaissance; the age of exploration and colonialism; the modern world; and more.
Covers everything to get a student over any math hump: fractions and decimals; ratios, proportions, and percentages; geometry; statistics; expressions and equations; and more.
Covers a wide range of concepts including scientific investigation; the periodic table; forces and motion; forms of energy; outer space; biology; ecology; and more.
Explores computing systems; binary code; algorithms; computational thinking; programming; web development; cybersecurity; and more.
Covers Colonial America; the Revolutionary War; expansion west; the Civil War and Reconstruction; notable events of the 20th century—the World Wars, Depression, Civil Rights movement; and more.