Encourage good writing while instilling lessons of American history! Easily adaptable to different grades/levels, this course may be used in group or individual settings, and includes notes for grading, materials needed and reproducible checklists. Based on the principles elaborated upon in Teaching Writing: Structure and Style
, it is recommended that the teacher be at least familiar with Teaching Writing
before using US History-Based Writing Lessons
. Lessons follow the included scope & sequence, with scripted-teacher notes, examples, and instructions. Copies of the student pages are included as well. The book If You Lived in Colonial Times
will be necessary to complete this course.
This kit includes: Teacher's Manual; 158 pages, softcover, spiral-bound. 1 Student Resource Packet; loose-leaf reproducible activity pages and set of 72 cardstock vocabulary cards. Three-hole-punched pages. 4th grade through high school.