Writing and Rhetoric Book 4:Cheria & Proverb Teachers EditionWriting needs to be taught just like any other subject, and letting students be "free" to write without a model is often letting them jump in the deep end without learning to swim first! Students who complete the entire program will learn to write narrative, expository, descriptive, and persuasive essays while developing their own unique style. Each exercise is designed to teach a skill that can be employed across all subjects. Skills are arranged from simple to complex, and the cumulative nature of each chapter reviews skills from earlier in the book, helping students to build a solid foundation of writing skills. In this book, students continue to read about historical figures, but will use them as background information for writing six-paragraph essays. Objectives for this level include: Exposing students to proverbs, pithy sayings and life stories particularly from the Middle Ages. Lessons start with the reading selection, and are most often followed by the student's narration of the story in the "Tell in Back" portion of the lesson.
Writing & Rhetoric Year 1
Caution: uncheck this box if you are on a public computer i. Hotel, Coffee Shop. This program is so new, all levels of the curriculum haven't not even been published yet, but we have found it so successful with ROCK students that we are simply trusting it for the future! We structure the ROCK morning in such a way that all Language Arts classes are during the same hour so that children can go to the most appropriate class for writing, and then can be with their "grade" for Science and History. Our goal is that children will not dread writing, but rather find it to be a way they might not have imagined to express themselves. Here is an answer from the CAP website:.
Our Honest Opinion
A one-semester course for grades 4 or 5 and up. This is a consumable item. Right now, my favorite time of day is working with my 6th-, 7th-, 9th-, and 10th-grade children together in Book 9—the program facilitates interesting discussions as it teaches excellence in writing. I cannot thank you enough for providing such strong materials for writing for our busy homeschool! Besides being very visually appealing, it hits just the right balance for us in terms of age-appropriate instruction and lively fun activities. Even my 7-year-old wants to join in sometimes.