I would just like to write a review on this book, it being called 'I before E, except after C'. The book is something that attempts to look back at what we all learnt whilst being at school, in terms of learning how to remember different things.
Written by Judy Parkinson who has actually ... Read review
As a bestseller, I Before E (Except after C) has continued to inform and entertain its ... more
many readers. This delightful gift book has been repackaged with a fresh jacket design for new readers and fans of the series alike. Offering reminders of mnemonics from our youth and containing countless more to help us in adult life, this handy collection contains all the memory aids youll ever need to know: from well-known rhymes, memorable sayings to a selection of more modern methods of boosting ones failing memory. I Before E (Except after C) will ensure youll never struggle to remember names, dates, facts, figures and events ever again.
HardCover Pub Date: 2011 Pages: 144 Publisher: Readers Digest Juvenile Just like adults. ... more
kids need easy ways to recall stuff-especially now when they do not even have to remember a phone number because their cell phones remember it for them. And just like the bestselling i before e (except after c) for adults. this book is jammed with easy-to-use tricks for remembering lots of stuff-especially stuff they need to know for school. Through entertaining (and often silly) examples. kids will learn to remember everything they need to know about: The Earth-including fun facts about geography. geology. and the weather-and the sky-revolving around planets. stars. atmosphere. and so on Reading and writing- covering everything from the smallest punctuation mark to the prickliest words to spell to the trickiest grammar to the grandest figure of speech The mysteries of history-from Way B...
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It's been preshrunk, so the fabric retains its shape and resists shrinkage to stay looking newer for longer and giving you a hassle free washing experience. Logo/Text/Images are cut from the highest quality materials which won't peel off or fade after a few washes as with some poorer quality prints. T-Shirt Sizes S M L XL XXL Chest To Fit (Inches) 36 38-40 42 44 46-48 Actual Chest (cm) 97 101 112 122 132 Actual Length (cm) 69.5 72 74.5 77 78.5 Size Tolerance +/- 2.5cm To ensure that your T-shirt stays new looking for longer; machine wash inside out at 30-40°C, use non-chlorine bleach, avoid ironing (if ironing, turn inside out and use a cool to medium heat) and tumble dry on a medium heat. Not suitable for dry cleaning. This advice will also help to protect the environment.
"I would just like to write a review on this book, it being called 'I before E, except after C'. The book is something that attempts to look back at what we all learnt whilst being at school, in terms of learning how to remember different things.
Written by Judy Parkinson who has actually in fact written a number of books in a similar nature, its cover prpice is £9.99 availabe from any good book shop (although it can no doubt be purchased from ..."
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My Very Elegant Mother Just Sat Upon Nine Porcupines' reminds us of the order of the planets in the Solar System. This is a compilation of memory aids guaranteed to simplify masses of confusing facts on numerous subjects, including rhymes, acronyms, rules, phrases and diagrams. It offers an eclectic mix of reference and nostalgia. It is the only book you'll ever need that features more mnemonics than you'll ever need to know. Something for everyone, the book covers a number of different subjects - history to mathematics, mythology to physics, music to the human body and many more. Ever find yourself struggling to remember simple facts and rules? Is the ever increasing pace of life and glut of information challenging your memory? "I Before E (Except After C)" is full of memory aids to help you out. From well-known rhymes such as the popular 'Thirty days hath September, April, June and November', memorable sayings including 'Spring forward, fall back', and mnemonics such as 'Richard of York Gave Battle in Vain', to a selection of more modern methods of boosting one's failing memory, "I Before E" is the definitive guide to help you to unjumble your mind and improve your ability to recall names, dates, facts, figures and events, and contains all the mnemonics you'll ever need to know.
I Before E (Except After C): Old-School Ways to Remember Stuff