Beginning drawing and writing lessons for children ages five to ten. The unit study in BOOK 5 is on The United States. First, it covers the fundamental principles for which the United States stands, then shows the westward growth of the nation. The book is simple enough for a young child to do independently, or a teacher or parent may present the lessons. Each drawing lesson includes a colorful picture and step-by-step instructions, while the writing lesson includes four simple handwritten sentences. The teacher or parent may introduce letter formation or have the children copy the sentences for handwriting practice, or use lessons as springboards for creative writing or report writing. Developed by an elementary school teacher and co-authored by her daughter. A brief list of the 21 lessons in the book includes The Pledge of Allegiance, Lincoln, Statue of Liberty, Capitol, Lewis and Clark, log cabin, The Alamo, map of the United States, flat boat, train, Model T.
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Learn about the United States and the fundamental principles for which it stands. Then discover how the United States grew from 13 colonies to a nation that spans a continent and encompasses 50 states! The colorful lessons in this series combine beginning drawing instruction with writing exercises. The series, written and illustrated by a mother-daughter team, won the Teachers' Choice Award and is a regular recipient of Practical Homeschooling Reader Awards.Review:
This book provided Katie with the step stool she needed to reach a higher level of confidence. -- The Homeschool Journey, by Susan and Michael Card
This book provided Katie with the step stool she needed to reach a higher level of confidence. --The Homeschool Journey, by Susan and Michael Card
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Book Description Barker Creek Pub, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0963930753
Book Description Barker Creek Pub, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110963930753
Book Description Barker Creek Pub. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0963930753 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1470824