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Course SummaryThis 3rd grade English course can help both teachers and parents introduce their students to the beauty and power of the English language. These lessons provide a comprehensive course in reading, spelling and grammar, literature and writing that can be used to help students with their homework or review concepts they missed in class.
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About This Course
This comprehensive English course makes it easy and fun for your 3rd grade students to enhance and polish their reading and writing skills. Short, yet interesting and informative video and text lessons engage and hold your students' interest, and our instructors are easily accessible for questions or additional help. A brief quiz follows each lesson, and a test at the end of each chapter allows parents and teachers to measure their students' mastery and retention of the material.
How It Works
- Teachers can assign specific lessons according to each student's specific needs or skill level.
- A variety of short stories and poems offers students a grade-level appropriate introduction to literary works.
- Video timelines allow students to skip from segment to segments in video lessons.
- Each lesson follows the last in a user-friendly, logical, sequential progression.
- Lesson quizzes and chapter exams enable teachers and parents to ensure that students' reading comprehension, spelling, grammar and writing skills are on track.
Using the Course
The lessons in these chapters are designed to make learning English easy, and exciting. Reading becomes an adventure rather than a chore as students learn how to get the most out of any literary work. Words, grammar and punctuation rules become old friends, making self-expression easy and writing fun. Readily customizable to your students' needs and easily accessible online, this study guide is available to you 24/7.
This course can help parents and teachers to teach their students how to:
- Acquire new strategies to enhance their reading and comprehension skills
- Learn to see reading as an enjoyable, exciting way to learn and grow
- Master spelling, grammar and punctuation skills
- Polish their existing writing skills and master new ones
- Recognize and enjoy a wide variety of short stories and poems
- Strategies for reading comprehension and summarization
- Literary terms
- Reading informational and literary texts
- Short stories and poems
- Words and phrases, vocabulary and langauge
- Glossaries and dictionaries
- Spelling rules, grammar and punctuation
- The writing process
- Discussion participation
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