First Language/Writing 1 – 3rd Period Friday (1st-2nd)
$290.00 – $340.00
This exciting class will be a coupling of two wonderful texts combined in a fun way that
will engage even the youngest learners. Writing With Ease Level 1 and First Language
Lessons Level 1 are recommended to go together to give your student copy-work,
reading passages, comprehension questions, narration, picture study, poetry and other
techniques to develop the student’s language ability. From nouns and verbs,
punctuation and capitalization, to dates, seasons and addresses, these are easy-to-use, scripted lessons that will give your child a solid foundation in grammar and clear
This is a great class for those wanting to introduce their child to the basics of written
and verbal communication without the heaviness of an abundance of work on student
Teacher: Jill Helmstetler
This is not homework intensive and will likely take most families 15-20 minutes three days a week at home, if you choose. However, all homework is OPTIONAL at this level, but completion will be rewarded.
1. The Complete Writer: Level 1 Workbook for Writing with Ease by Susan Wise Bauer
2. First Language Lessons for the Well Trained Mind Level 1. It will be used in class but it is optional to finish each lesson at home.
Grade Levels: 1st-2nd