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    1. JustMe
      Age: 35-44
      Gender: female
      1 Stars Out Of 5
      No Lesson - Just questions
      August 2, 2013
      JustMe
      Age: 35-44
      Gender: female
      Quality: 4
      Value: 1
      Meets Expectations: 1
      The very first question, with no introduction what-so-ever, is "What is a short story and how does it differ from a research paper, poem, or biography?" That's what this should be teaching. Not just asking straight off the bat and then having a paragraph answer for the teacher to look up.

      We're going to fight through this book this year but we won't be buying anything else in this series. The answers/lessons are in tiny bites as answers to questions, not actual teaching text. Unless you have a very accelerated learner expect use this book only as a guideline for questions to ask while you figure out how to actually teach the information.

      Fails horribly as a curriculum.
    2. MB
      4 Stars Out Of 5
      Solid literature program (but needs reworking...)
      July 30, 2013
      MB
      Quality: 4
      Value: 5
      Meets Expectations: 4
      Content - fantastic! Literature choices - fabulous! Lay-out/format - In my opinion, needs reworking. The answers are at the end of every lesson in the guidebook. (There is not a teacher manual and then another student book; it is all just one book.) How do I give my child the book to read the questions and do the assignments, but not see the answers? I REALLY love this curriculum, and it is FANTASTIC in every other way.... a definite 'thumbs up' as far as content and quality of the curriculum.... but I would really, really love if Common Sense Press would have the 'common sense' to reprint this book and separate the answers out into a separate paper booklet (similar to Wordly Wise 3000 answer keys... paper, inexpensive, but separate!)
    3. cynjo7
      Fort Wayne, IN
      Age: 45-54
      Gender: female
      4 Stars Out Of 5
      Great Book for High School Homeschool
      October 24, 2012
      cynjo7
      Fort Wayne, IN
      Age: 45-54
      Gender: female
      Quality: 5
      Value: 5
      Meets Expectations: 4
      I really like this book and it meets the need for high school level American literature. The only thing I don't like is that the answers are also in the book which means I must copy the lessons. It would be so much more user friendly if a separate, small "answer key" book was provided. Answers are on the back of some of the lessons, so they cannot be easily removed from the book.
    4. luckyleaf2
      Ann Arbor, MI
      Age: 45-54
      Gender: female
      5 Stars Out Of 5
      Classic, simple and effective
      June 3, 2011
      luckyleaf2
      Ann Arbor, MI
      Age: 45-54
      Gender: female
      I like the classic, simple and effective style of this book. I enjoy using this book very much.
    5. deedee
      Grand Rapids, MI
      Age: 45-54
      Gender: female
      4 Stars Out Of 5
      overall very good
      February 21, 2011
      deedee
      Grand Rapids, MI
      Age: 45-54
      Gender: female
      Quality: 4
      Value: 5
      Meets Expectations: 4
      Like everything about it except I don't like that answers are in the same book as assignments.
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