Language for Learning, Series Guide (DISTAR LANGUAGE SERIES)

9780076094479: Language for Learning, Series Guide (DISTAR LANGUAGE SERIES)

Language for Learning is a comprehensive oral language program that teaches essential concepts and skills that children need to succeed in school. The program provides carefully sequenced lessons to help students:

  • Learn vocabulary commonly used by teachers, as well as by textbooks and other instructional material
  • Develop precise knowledge of "little," but important, words such as first, next, between, who, what, and where
  • Use different sentence forms, ask and answer questions, and follow instructions
  • Acquire important background information and world-knowledge, such as days of the week, months, and seasons
  • Figure out the logical aspects of language, such as classification and "if-then" reasoning


  • Thinking and Understanding are part of every lesson
  • Carefully orchestrated lessons teach the language of classroom instruction
  • Provides the building blocks for verbal and reading comprehension
  • Opportunity for both group and individual practice of the content of the exercise
  • Continuous integration and review of all the concepts and skills
  • Original stories and poems to be read to the students
  • Placement Test and 15 Program Assessments ensure that children are working on concepts appropriate for their ability

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Language for Writing, Language Series Guide Struggling students receive the skill sets, understandings, and confidence to write willingly and communicate clearly with Language for Writing. Benefits: Highly structured lessons provide step-by-step guidance and carefully scaffolded writing activities. Continuous integration of program skills ensures that students master concepts and apply writing skills in different contexts.

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Published by SRA/McGraw-Hill (2008)
ISBN 10: 0076094472 ISBN 13: 9780076094479
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