The Elegant Essay walks students through the entire essay-building process from captivating introductions to compelling descriptions; students will learn to bring their words and their arguments to life. Focusing on both the form and content of an essay, this course will help students mature their thesis sentences, organization, transitions, conclusions and other elements of successful writing. Written in a conversational style, students will delight in reading the author’s writing, as she deftly weaves unique examples of good writing with the principles they’re founded upon. Clearly designed exercises will have your students writing well-and enjoying it-in no time. With explanation and practice exercises, it is an excellent extension and refinement of IEW’s Teaching Writing: Structure and Style’s Unit VIII. Includes student material. 79 pages, softcover, spiral-bound. Teacher guide sold separately.
Follow the course of U.S. history from the Explorers to the Gold Rush while learning to write with structure and style. Covering the nine IEW units, this course develops composition, grammar, and vocabulary skills while students write about American history from the Explorers to the Gold Rush.
Used condition is good, some pencil written notes but it does not affect the integrity of the material.
Excellence in Writing and Beautiful Feet Books have teamed up to provide a course of instruction that incorporates geography, science, history, and writing instruction all using the classic works of Holling Clancy Holling. While students learn history and geography from the Caldecott and Newbery award-winning works of Mr. Holling, they will also enjoy discovering the principles of writing with structure and style developed by Andrew Pudewa.
Both the writing manual and the guidebook for the curriculum are included.
Purchase would need to also obtain the Hollic C. Holling books used in the curriculum.
An excellent source for teaching geography across multiple ages.