Item #: E431
Everything you need to teach
Reading, Spelling, Grammar, & Vocabulary
Learn alongside your students!
Fully scripted lessons and a wealth of teacher resources guide you through every step of teaching the first semester of Essentials! Equip your students for success in reading and spelling as you discover the Logic of English together.
Essentials Teacher?s Guide, Second Edition, Vol. 1
The Essentials Teacher?s Guide, the heart of the Essentials curriculum, contains a wealth of tips and resources to equip both veteran and novice teachers to teach Essentials effectively.
-15 weekly lessons divided into 5 days of instruction
-Three levels of instruction make it easy to differentiate and teach students at multiple levels simultaneously
-Clear, scripted lessons
-Extensive helps and teacher tips
-Full color layout
-Spelling analysis - detailed charts!
-Phonogram and spelling games, instructions included
-Vocabulary instruction with Latin and Greek roots
-Hundreds of engaging activities, extensive reviews, challenge ideas
-Ten optional pre-lessons that introduce handwriting, phonemic awareness, and the A-Z phonograms
More About Essentials
-Accurate and complete phonics instruction
-31 Spelling Rules
-Spelling Analysis helps students develop fluency and mastery
-Parts of speech, punctuation rules, capitalization rules
-Efficient vocabulary development by learning morphemes
-Differentiated instruction with three levels of spelling and vocabulary
-Ages 8 to adult
-Anyone who wants to learn why English words are spelled the way they are
-As a spelling, grammar, and vocabulary program for Grades 2-6
-Older struggling readers
-Older struggling spellers
-Students with dyslexia
-ELL reading and spelling instruction
-Students who have completed Essentials 1st edition and want to review the material a second time with more advanced spelling words and vocabulary