Built upon literature, this course combines the language arts into one comprehensive curriculum that teaches reading, grammar, vocabulary, spelling, writing, research, and more. This teacher's guide gives you everything needed to keep track of your student's progress and follow them step by step through the program. Student lessons are reproduced, with teacher's notes and answers in outside side margins. Other features include 'everyday words' that help reinforce basic language arts skills, cursive handwriting activities, spelling tips, assessments and more. 302 pages, softcover.