Abeka's Of Places Literature, 5th Edition will give your student a wide introduction to famous books and works of literature written by people of diverse ages, cultures, and economic backgrounds. Twelve thematic units will introduce students to works by O. Henry, Mark Twain, Louise May Alcott, Charles Dickens, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Tennyson, Carl Sandburg, Longfellow, Booker T. Washington, Charles Wesley, L.M. Montgomery, Ogden Nash, Rudyard Kipling, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, and others.
Unfamiliar words are defined throughout, and a variety of interesting sidebars are included. "Think it Through" questions will help you assess student comprehension and will challenge students to think about the theme of the assigned stories and poems.
409 pages, softcover. 5th Edition (2019).
This 2-volume teacher's edition set is designed to be used with the Abeka Of Places Literature Text, 5th Edition (2019). A scope & sequence and overview of the course along with suggestions for classroom procedures are provided. Reduced size student pages are provided with teaching notes in the margins. Information for the teacher includes objectives, the theme, preparation notes, a reading quiz, introduction, summary, and notes on the author where applicable. Answers to the "Think it Through" questions in the student text are also provided. Unit Review answers are in the back of the books. 403 pages total, 2 volumes, spiralbound with soft front-covers and hard back-covers.
This Quiz & Test Book is part of the Abeka "Of Places" 5th Edition Grade 8 Literature curriculum. Providing parents with the chance to assess student progress, it contains 19 speed and comprehension quizzes, 4 speed reading selections, and 12 tests that cover the material presented in the text. Answers are not included, but are sold-separately in the Quiz & Test Key. 48 pages, paperback. Consumable and non-reproducible.
This key accompanies the Of Places Quizzes & Tests, 5th Edition (sold-separately). It contains full-size reproductions of the student tests and quizzes with answers overlaid in blue. Suggested point values are provided for easy grading. Grade 8. 48 pages, paperback.