The Orange Book is divided into 32 weeks of easy-to-use daily plans. It includes all the language skills: phonics, reading, and spelling (suggested lists included), grammar, higher order reasoning skills and creative writing in a teacher friendly format. For your convenience, Teacher Notes and answers are right in the margin of the teacher book. The Skills Index provides an easy skills reference.
Everyday Words: In this section you will find dictation, grammar exercises, Spelling Tips, creative writing, and more. Review Activities follow most lessons and Assessments allow handy progression checks for teachers.
Book Studies: Each of 4 book studies contains a summary, vocabulary skills, reading comprehension, and exciting activities.
The Boxcar Children (Book #1) by Gertrude Chandler Warner
Wilbur and Orville Wright by Augusta Stevenson
Ben and Me By His Good Mouse Amos by Robert Lawson
The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare
Units: Each unit provides the opportunity for your student to apply his skills through research, learning about journal writing, poetry, the newspaper and book making.
The Orange Book is the perfect combination of units and dictation exercises.
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|Publisher:||Common Sense Press|
|Size:||8.5" x 11"|