Skills for Language Arts (Student Book)
From the basics of grammar to a voyage through classic literature, this course lays a foundation for students who are serious about communicating their message.
Overview: Junior High studies prepare students for higher learning, with Skills for Language Arts not only developing their basic grammar skills, but communication skills so vital for high school.
- Includes a grammar review, basic writing and reading skills, and age-appropriate readings
- Daily assignments bring the language study to life, with a year-long writing project to develop writing skills over time
- Examines insightful texts, including scenes from Elijah’s life, The Cross and the Switchblade, and The Hobbit.
The course is developed on a 34-week schedule, with the teacher guide providing a daily lesson plan and all necessary worksheets and exams. Depending on the grading option chosen, a parent/educator will be able to grade daily concept builders, weekly tests, and essays. If a student has satisfactorily completed all assignments for this course, it is equivalent to one credit of writing and one credit of grammar.
Approximately one hour per day, Monday through Friday.