Publisher: Logic of English
Item #: E452
Level: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9
Teacher's Guide: Companion to the Essentials Reader
Now available in print!
Your guide to helping your student get the most of the Essentials Reader texts! For each lesson in the Reader, this Teacher's Guide includes four sections of suggested activities:
Pre-reading: decoding activities for challenging words, vocabulary activities, discussions of the topic or genre that may help prepare students for greater comprehension of what they read
Post-reading: reading comprehension activities exploring meaning, form, genre, literary devices, note-taking, interpretation and application, and vocabulary
Handwriting and Composition: suggestions for handwriting practice, dictation, summarizing, creative writing, outlining, and other skills to strengthen both composition and understanding
Extension & Cross-Curricular Activities: All sorts of ideas for how you and your students can go further with the science, geography, history, and literary topics in the lesson's readings!
-The Essentials Reader
-The Essentials Reader Student Activity Book (recommended)
-Ages 8 to adult
-Older struggling readers using Essentials or another -systematic phonics program
-Students with dyslexia
-Those planning to use The Essentials Reader as a full reading and composition program for students in grades 3-6