Skills Covered

Information about the specific skills taught will be available when the books are available.




3rd Level - Stories of Fun and Adventure

Reading Development Series

Stories of Fun and Adventure is currently under development. The 3rd Level is expected to be available 2016.


Skills Covered
  1. FINDING INFORMATION
    1. Entry Words
    2. Alphabetical Order
    3. Guide Words
    4. Dictionary Re-spellings
    5. Multiple Meanings
    6. Accents
    7. Root Words
    8. Table of Contents
    9. The Index
    10. Using the Dictionary
  2. SENTENCES
    1. Kinds of Sentences
    2. Two Parts of a Sentence
    3. Writing Good Sentences
    4. Run-on Sentences
    5. Noun-Verb Pattern
    6. Expanding Sentences
    7. Sentence Variations
    8. Noun-Verb-Noun Pattern
    9. Diagramming Sentences
  3. PARAGRAPHS
    1. Main Idea
    2. Detail Sentences
    3. Time Order
    4. Multiple Paragraph
    5. Recognizing Paragraphs
    6. Descriptive Paragraphs
    7. Paragraphs that Explain
    8. Writing Directions
  4. LETTER WRITING
    1. The Friendly Letter
    2. Letter Parts
    3. Addressing Envelopes
    4. Sending a Real Letter
    5. Writing Postcards
    6. Initials
    7. Letters of Invitation
    8. Thank You Letters
    9. Letters of Cheer
  5. WRITING A STORY
    1. Story Titles
    2. Editing a Story
    3. Story Writing and Proofreading
    4. Poems
  6. WRITING REPORTS
    1. Finding Facts
    2. Taking Notes
    3. Outlines
    4. Writing the Report
    5. Proofreading
  7. GRAMMAR
    1. Key Words in Subject and Predicate
    2. Prefixes and Suffixes
    3. Homonyms, Antonyms, Synonyms
    4. Words That Name Sounds
    5. Describing Words
    6. Indenting
    7. Direct Quotations
    8. Composing
    9. Syllabication
    10. Word Usage
  8. NOUNS AND PRONOUNS
    1. Nouns in the Sentence
    2. Words That Signal Nouns
    3. Using A and AN
    4. Singular & Plural Nouns
    5. Possessive Nouns
    6. Common and Proper Nouns
    7. Using Pronouns
  9. VERB USAGE
    1. Learning About Verbs
    2. Verbs Show Time
    3. Helping Verbs
    4. Using Verbs
    5. Past Tense "-ed" Verbs

Climbing to Good English

By: SchoolAid

Climbing to Good English 3 first reviews all of the language skills, grammar, and phonics taught in Climbing to Good English 2. Old concepts are repeated for reinforcement and as a base on which to build extensions and new concepts.

Climbing to Good English 3 takes 170 days to complete 12 units, unit reviews and test pages.


$5.97CAD / $5.47USD - #3504  
• consumable paperback workbook
• 206 pages

Reviews all the language skills, grammar and phonics taught in Climbing to Good English Level 2 for reinforcement and then builds on them with extensions and new concepts. Older students and adults who have not had a solid introduction to basic grammar would benefit by going through this Level 3 workbook. It gives a very thorough explanation of all the most common parts of speech.

$10.97CAD / $9.97USD - #3505  
• paperback
• 206 pages

The Teacher Edition is a copy of the student workbook with the answers printed in red. It also includes some suggestions for grading. This book is helpful for saving time in marking.