Hands-On English Curriculum

http://grammarandmore.com/product/hoe.htm Hands-On English handbook (2nd ed.): Paperback. 182 pages, 8 x 10.5 inches. The cornerstone of the curriculum, giving quick access to the basics of English to people 9+ years of age, including adults. With illustrations, index, appendices. © 2004. ISBN: 0966486757, $14.95. Activity Book: 175 practice and test pages, plus 26 pages of answers and notes, in a 1-inch 3-ring binder. Correlated with...

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Greek and Latin Morphemes – Expand a Child’s Vocabulary for Life

Two programs from Ready to Teach designed to improve SAT & ACT scores and communication skills Ready To Teach 500 Elmington Avenue, # 312 Nashville, TN  37205 615-838-2077 Alene.Harris@readytoteach.com http://readytoteach.com/ by Michael Leppert Modern teachers have a wealth of educational resources at their fingertips to ensure that their students receive the very best education possible. Two skills essential for a successful and...

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Writing the Basic Analytical Essay: Part Two

The Introduction  By Dr. Rosette Liberman, www.cooperhillstylebook.com This copyrighted article is the second of a series that teaches students how to write an effective essay.  The first installment, Writing the Basic Analytical Essay Part One, is available at http://cooperhillstylebook.com/archive/  Function of the Introduction The Introduction hooks the reader’s interest in the topic or theme of the essay. The Introduction states...

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Essay Writing Tips from a Pro

by Dr. Rosette Liberman, cooperhillstylebook.com Teaching writing is the hardest part of an English curriculum. These tips from an award-wining veteran teacher provide a road map to success for both teachers and students. Make revision a rule The first draft teaches students about their topic, but it’s the revised final draft that teaches them to write. It is a truism that learning occurs when people realize their mistakes and...

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Grades 1 and 2, Why Teach PHONICS first? Why Teach Latin and Greek Root Words?

By Joegil Lundquist, www.literacyunlimited.com joegilkl@aol.com The way children are taught to READ determines how they are learning to THINK. Children learn naturally from the time they arrive, by observing, listening, reasoning and copying the actions of those around them. If they are fortunate enough to have parents and a family who converse with them about life’s actions, processes and feelings — they will acquire the...

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Ivy Bound SAT and ACT Prep

www.ivybound.net 877-975-1600 Ivy Bound provides SAT and ACT prep assistance to students, teachers and parents. We believe we can help in the SAT and ACT prep process, by providing additional assistance in required exams for college acceptance or for academics, especially with math and the sciences. We are doing our part to help guide the instruction for the SAT and ACT, especially when the new SAT is introduced in March, 2016. These...

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