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Elizabeth Arden – Free eBook and Audio for December

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 “I only want people around me who can do the impossible”.  

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This quote by Elizabeth Arden shows just how focused and determined she was in her approach to her business. Surrounding herself with people with a ‘can-do’ attitude ensured her own psychological approach was always positive, and in turn her ideas spurned on others and resulted in a multi-million dollar empire.

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Elizabeth Arden was one of the world’s most successful business entrepreneurs. Her name is still proudly displayed in retail stores all over the world selling her range of cosmetic products.

But, who was Elizabeth Arden and how did she achieve her success, in an age when it was difficult for women to develop a business career?

 

Get an in-depth insight into her work and life.  Her story is the perfect example of what belief and dedication along with attention to detail, quality and excellence can do.

How can her story help you in business? 

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We can learn a lot from the achievements of amazing people. Not only in the areas for which they are acclaimed, but in the way they lived their lives. Their selfless approach to life and the many people they assisted is encouragement for all of us in times of doubt and hardship.

To download this inspirational story and audio ~ Simply register your email and then access these freebies via the ‘promotions’ section to get our free items every month.


What is a BioView®?  

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Dr Charles Margerison developed BioViews® and they really capture the student’s attention immediately, as the historical story is told in the form of a virtual biographical interview. BioViews® are educational, provide inspiration and showcases how others have not only changed our world, but how they can encourage and inspire the new generations. These unique BioView® stories promote further class activities, discussions and project work.


We invite you to also read our latest December Newsletter 

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LIBRARIES

We are proud to announce the launch of our new Amazing People Library. This is an extensive series, featuring innovative eBook and Audio resources to enhance any library collection. It is available via subscription to institutions, and we are offering a FREE 30 DAY TRIAL.  Bring inspirational learning into the classroom with William Shakespeare, Marie Curie, Walt Disney, Christopher Columbus, Michelangelo and many others.


 

EDUCATION

Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide.

To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit.

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To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.

We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.

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CONTACT US – For further information regarding how we can help you develop better skills in business and education, please contact marion@amazingpeopleclub.com, or visit www.amazingpeopleclub.com.

‘A’ – Who Am I?

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…..but FIRST, let us reveal yesterday’s ‘Who Am I’ ….

Monday’s Amazing Person was, SAMUEL MORSE! Samuel Morse was an Artist and Inventor. Samuel Morse was a talented artist and is of course known for developing Morse code.  

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As an artist, he painted influential figures including President John Adams and was the artist of pieces including Dying Hercules. Be inspired by this multi-talented man as his story is brought to you in a unique and engaging way through his BioView®. 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE TRAINING – Want to learn more about other Artists and Inventors and improve your English? Harper Collins has introduced our amazing titles in their ELT Readers. They not only assist students and adults to advance their English skills, but they also provide valuable history lessons. These titles are EDUCATIONAL, FACTUAL HISTORY stories in the form of unique BioViews® about exceptional people like Mark Twain and Florence Nightingale. Harper Collins also offers great FREE RESOURCES for Teachers and Students. Meet other amazing ARTISTS and INVENTORS and improve your English skills.

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NOW TO TODAY’S CHALLENGE!

Tuesday – WHO AM I?

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  • My surname begins with the letter ‘A’
  • I was born in France
  • Married when I was 21
  • Assisted the French Resistance during WWII
  • Obtained my pilot’s licence when I was 31
  • I was injured when a seaplane crashed into the Seine River
  • Qualified as a helicopter pilot
  • In 1950, I gained a military pilot’s license
  • I set speed records
  • Broke the sound barrier
  • Was awarded four Harmon Trophies
  • Flew the supersonic Concorde
  • I died aged 82

Who am I?

Make sure you see us at Amazing People Education tomorrow to find out AND take on the next ‘who am I’ challenge beginning with the next letter ‘R’.

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Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide. To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit. To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.

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We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.

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For further information, please contact marion@amazingpeopleclub.com, or visit www.amazingpeopleclub.com

Thanksgiving is here – celebrate!

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

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We are delighted to share some stories about famous Americans during the Thanksgiving celebrations.

TEACHERS and STUDENTS – Here’s a quick quiz about some Amazing Americans.

This is an opportunity to test your knowledge of how historic Americans used their time well. If you can successfully name 8 or more then you have a very good knowledge of American history.

The people mentioned below are part of a book called Amazing Americans that provides an insight into their personal lives. You can find out how they succeeded and learn many valuable lessons from them.

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Who Were These People?

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1. After becoming blind at an early age, I devoted my life to helping develop educational facilities for those with similar disabilities.

Who was I?

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2. I discovered a way to revolutionize home cooking via the microwave.

What was my name?

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3. By developing the laser, I facilitated major changes in medicine, business and the home.

Can you name me?

Medicine

4. My research saved many lives by finding a way of preventing people becoming ill with polio, and millions of lives have been saved.

What is my name?

Communications

5. Most messages were carried on horses until I developed the new telegraphic communication system that enabled people to get news via a system of dots and dashes. The system was called a code and named after me.

What is my name?

Aviation

6. I was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

Please name me.

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7. You benefit from the product that I created everyday when you use a computer, or use the phone and many other products, as they contain micro chips.

Who am I ?

Science

8.  I am the only American to have the honor of gaining two Nobel Prizes.

What is my name?

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9. Arriving in New York, I had no money, but succeeded. I founded the General Electric Company and lit up the streets of New York with electric light.

Please name me.

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10. I was with my troops, fighting the British, when the Declaration of Independence was signed and I became the first President of the USA once victory was achieved.

Who am I?

HOW DID YOU DO??

Could you name these Amazing Americans?  They are founding fathers and mothers of the United States of America and led inspirational lives.  You can learn more about them and many more in Amazing Americans.

As you celebrate Thanksgiving, make sure you stop and give thanks to all those early pioneers who shaped your country. Praise for their hard work, determination and innovative ideas.

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Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide. To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit. To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.

We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.

For further information, please contact marion@amazingpeopleclub.com, or visit www.amazingpeopleclub.com.

Free eBook and Audio for December – Elizabeth Arden

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“I only want people around me who can do the impossible”. 

Elizabeth Arden (2)

This quote by Elizabeth Arden shows just how focused and determined she was in her approach to her business. Surrounding herself with people with a ‘can-do’ attitude ensured her own psychological approach was always positive, and in turn her ideas spurned on others and resulted in a multi-million dollar empire.

Elizabeth Arden was one of the world’s most successful business entrepreneurs. Her name is proudly displayed on shops all over the world selling her range of cosmetic products. But, who was Elizabeth Arden and how did she achieve her success, in an age when it was difficult for women to develop a business career?

Get an in-depth insight into her work and life.  Her story is the perfect example of what belief and dedication along with attention to detail, quality and excellence can do.

How can her story help you in business? 


 

We invite you to also read our latest Newsletter

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EDUCATION

Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide.

To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit.

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To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.

We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.

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CONTACT US – For further information regarding how we can help you develop better skills in business and education, please contact marion@amazingpeopleclub.com, or visit www.amazingpeopleclub.com.

Prepare to celebrate Independence Day ! Here’s some ideas.

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INDEPENDENCE DAY

Our featured page today celebrating Amazing Americans will give students an insight into those who contributed to the development of America. Americans have many fore fathers and mothers to be very proud of.

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  • Listen to our AVATAR as George Washington talks about the Declaration of Independence.
  • Hear Thomas Edison speak in his AUDIO.
  • Listen to Amazing Americans in this collection of fantastic short BioViews® ‘spoken’ in the first person. It will give students a unique way of learning about them and what they achieved. But there’s more!

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  • Have you toured New York? Here’s an opportunity to ‘walk’ around New York in the footsteps of amazing people like, George Washington and Susan B. Anthony. This book is a CITY TOUR of New York. Hear these iconic figures take you on this amazing tour.

As Independence Day approaches, we can all remember and appreciate these wonderful Americans. They were all different, but they had the same drive and a belief that they could achieve their dreams.

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From Colonial Men and Women, Politicians, Inventors, Entrepreneurs and Doctors, their stories are the foundation of America and you can bring them into your classroom HERE.

Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide. To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit. To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.

We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.

For further information, please contact marion@amazingpeopleclub.com, or visit www.amazingpeopleclub.com.

American Red Cross Founded in 1881 – “A symbol of hope”

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Don’t let this day pass by without thanking humanitarians Clara Barton and Adolphus Solomons, who founded the American Red Cross.

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Like Clara and Adolphus, there are so many amazing people in history to thank for their inspiration and dedication. It is from their unique insight and selfless work that we have benefited in the midst of such things as wars, natural disasters, medical break-throughs and social suffering.

  • Stories of amazing humanitarians, doctors, nurses, scientists and inventors in history are here for you to meet, including many other Amazing Americans. They tell their own stories directly to you through our BioViews in book form, eBook and audios. 
  • Today, as teachers, parents and historians, we can focus on humanity and how our beliefs and ideas can make a difference. Just like The Red Cross, a symbol of hope and the future.

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Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide. To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews(®) please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit. To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.

We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.

For further information, please contact marion@amazingpeopleclub.com, or visit www.amazingpeopleclub.com.