Invite children into the joy and benefit of reading. Pervasively Christian content reflects biblical truths and fosters Christian growth. Appealing art matches the tone of each story. A Variety of genres broaden taste. Begin building comprehension skills at the earliest levels. Predicting always precedes reading. Questioning strategies include all levels of developmental thinking. Provide appealing practice of first-grade skills. The sequence of skills matches the skill order in Phonics and English 1. Vocabulary teaching promotes long-range result Build silent and oral reading habits that further fluency. Instruction focuses on the life skill of reading silently for understanding and pleasure. Emphasis is placed on the life skill of reading orally to communicate the author's message. Encourage parent participation in the learning process. A letter to parents is available in the Reading 1 Worktext. Helpful tips for parents are available in the Reading 1 Teacher's Edition. A chart for assigning Reader stories to be shared at home is included at the front of each Student Reader. Enjoyable follow-up pages are provided for some selections in the Student Reader. Meet the needs of individual students. Lesson format can be adapted to different reading levels of students, group sizes, and time allotments. Question-answer format promotes interactive teaching. Worktext pages provide enjoyable activities for the review and application of comprehension skills. Options are provided for verbal and written student evaluation.
- Type: Spiral Bound (Teacher's Guide)
- Category: > Home Schooling
- ISBN / UPC: 9781591662747/1591662745
- Publish Date: 8/1/2005
- Item No: 121872
- Vendor: Bob Jones University Press