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Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons

  1. Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher/Student Combo  Pack (5th Edition)
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    Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher/Student Combo Pack (5th Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2018 / Other
    $49.00
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    Stock No: WW412946

The Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons set from the Institute for Excellence in Writing is includes both the student book and the teacher's guide.

Designed for grades 4-7, teach students to write with assignments that also teach ancient history! Designed to be used by teachers who have been through the Institute for Excellence in Writing's Teaching Writing: Structure and Style seminar and students who have at least one year of experience with the IEW model of writing, this course teaches students more advanced writing skills such as thesis statements, MLA format, persuasive essays, research papers, and more.

The student book features 30 lessons across the 9 units taught in TWSS. The elements of style are introduced gradually and students incrementally review the models for structure and style as they learn about ancient history themes. The Great Pyramid of Giza, Colossus of Rhodes, Trojan Horse, Archimedes, Second Persian War, Circus Maximus, Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius, Roman Engineering, Confucius, The Maya, and other people and events from ancient history are discussed.

The teacher's manual provides a scope and sequence, lesson planning helps, vocabulary quizzes, and answer keys. Inset pages of the student book are provided along with teacher instructions, question answers, examples of student work, and tips on motivating students.

This Kit Includes:

  • Teacher's Guide: 272 pages, softcover spiral-bound. Access to free download of the reproducible checklists, student resource packet, advanced additions, and sample key word outlines. 5th Edition, Version 4, January 2018.

  • Student Book: 261 pages, softcover spiral-bound. Access to free download to reproducible checklists, student resource packet, optional advanced additions, optional sample key word outlines.

  1. Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book Only  (5th Edition)
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    Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book Only (5th Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2018 / Spiral Bound
    $29.00
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    Stock No: WW412973

Designed for grades 4-7, teach students to write with assignments that also teach ancient history! Designed to be used by students familiar with The Institute for Excellence in Writing's Teaching Writing: Structure and Style seminar who have at least one year of experience with the IEW model of writing, this course teaches students more advanced writing skills such as thesis statements, MLA format, persuasive essays, research papers, and more.

The student book features 30 lessons across the 9 units taught in TWSS. The elements of style are introduced gradually and students incrementally review the models for structure and style as they learn about ancient history themes. The Great Pyramid of Giza, Colossus of Rhodes, Trojan Horse, Archimedes, Second Persian War, Circus Maximus, Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius, Roman Engineering, Confucius, The Maya, and other people and events from ancient history are discussed.

261 pages, softcover spiral-bound. Access to free download to reproducible checklists, student resource packet, optional advanced additions, optional sample key word outlines. 5th Edition.

  1. Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher's Manual Only (5th Edition)
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    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2018 / Spiral Bound
    $29.00
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    Stock No: WW412969

The Ancient History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher's Guide from the Institute for Excellence in Writing is designed to be used with the Ancient History Based Writing Lessons Student Book, 5th Edition.

Teach students to write with assignments that also teach ancient history! Designed to be used by teachers who have been through the Institute for Excellence in Writing's Teaching Writing: Structure and Style seminar and students who have at least one year of experience with the IEW model of writing, this course teaches students more advanced writing skills such as thesis statements, MLA format, persuasive essays, research papers, and more.

The course moves through the 9 units taught in TWSS with elements of style introduced gradually.

The teacher's manual provides a scope and sequence, lesson planning helps, vocabulary quizzes, and answer keys. Inset pages of the student book are provided along with teacher instructions, question answers, examples of student work, and tips on motivating students.

272 pages, softcover spiral-bound. Access to free download of the reproducible checklists, student resource packet, advanced additions, and sample key word outlines. Grades 4-7. 5th Edition, Version 4, January 2018.

  1. U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher/Student Combo (2nd Edition)
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    Lori Verstegen
    Institute for Excellence in Writing / 2019 / Other
    $49.00
    Availability: Expected to ship on or about 06/17/20.
    Stock No: WW413265

Students learn to master proper writing composition while increasing their knowledge of our country's history! Through exercises in note taking, outlining, retelling stories, summarizing references, and crafting formal essays and critiques, our nation's past comes alive---from the Mayflower mishap to the American flag's tale. Includes a 349 page teacher's manual and a 376 page student book, spiralbound softcovers from the Institute for Excellence in Writing.

  1. U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book Only (2nd Edition)
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    U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book Only (2nd Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute for Excellence in Writing / 2019 / Other
    $29.00
    Availability: Expected to ship on or about 06/17/20.
    Stock No: WW413248
  1. U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher's Manual Only (2nd Edition)
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    U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher's Manual Only (2nd Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute for Excellence in Writing / 2019 / Other
    $29.00
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    Stock No: WW413255

Advanced U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons

  1. Advanced U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher/Student    Combo Package
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    Advanced U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher/Student Combo Package
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2015 / Other
    $49.00
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW412302

Teach students to write with assignments that also teach U.S. history - - from Explorers to the Modern Times!

Designed to be used by teachers who have been through the Institute for Excellence in Writing's Teaching Writing: Structure and Style seminar and students who have at least one year of experience with the IEW model of writing, this course teaches students more advanced writing skills such as thesis statements, MLA format, persuasive essays, research papers, and more.

The course moves through the units taught in TWSS, along with advanced essay models, helping students to learn to write argumentative, personal, narrative, descriptive, persuasive, research, and literary analysis essays.

The teacher's manual provides a scope and sequence, lesson planning helps, vocabulary quizzes, and answer keys. Inset pages of the student book are provided along with with teacher instructions, question answers, sample key word outlines, brainstorming ideas, review games, and helps for motivating students.

The Student Book contains assignments, instructions, engaging source texts, blank outlines, checklists, sample compositions, and clever vocabulary cards. Lessons are written directly to the student, and include easy-to-follow assignments plus in-book exercises.

Suggested activities are included for Janice Campbell's Excellence in Literature: American Literature, 3rd Edition; these are optional.

This set includes access to a free download of the Student Resource Notebook, which is a necessary component of this course, as well as the Advanced US History-Based Writing Lessons Reproducible Checklists e-book (31 pages).

This kit includes:

  • Advanced US History-Based Writing Lessons in Structure and Style Student Book, 308 pages, spiral-bound softcover plus cardstock vocabulary cards to cut-out; reproducible for in-family use.
  • Advanced US History-Based Writing Lessons in Structure and Style Teacher's Manual, 317 pages, softcover spiral-bound.
  • Access to free downloads of the Student Resource Notebook & Advanced US History Writing Lessons Reproducible Checklists.

  1. Advanced U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book
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    Advanced U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2015 / Other
    $29.00
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    Stock No: WW412326

Teach students to write with assignments that also teach U.S. history - - from Explorers to the Modern Times!

This student book is perfect for students who are in a co-op or additional siblings taking the course; this unit is designed to be taught by a teacher familiar with the IEW Teaching Writing Structure and Style seminar, and who is using the Teacher's Manual, which is sold in a set with this student book.

The course moves through the units taught in TWSS, along with advanced essay models, helping students to learn to write argumentative, personal, narrative, descriptive, persuasive, research, and literary analysis essays.

This Student Book contains assignments, instructions, engaging source texts, blank outlines, checklists, sample compositions, and clever vocabulary cards. Lessons are

Suggested activities are included for Janice Campbell's Excellence in Literature: American Literature; these are optional.

This book includes access to a free download of the Student Resource Notebook, which is a necessary component of this course, as well as the Advanced US History-Based Writing Lessons Reproducible Checklists e-book (31 pages).

308 pages, spiral-bound softcover plus cardstock vocabulary cards to cut-out; reproducible for in-family use. 3rd Edition.

  1. Advanced U.S. History-Based Writing Lessons (Teacher's Manual Only)
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    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2015 / Other
    $29.00
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW412321

Teach students to write with assignments that also teach U.S. history - - from Explorers to the Modern Times!

Designed to be used by teachers who have been through the Institute for Excellence in Writing's Teaching Writing: Structure and Style seminar and students who have at least one year of experience with the IEW model of writing, this course teaches students more advanced writing skills such as thesis statements, MLA format, persuasive essays, research papers, and more.

The course moves through the units taught in TWSS, along with advanced essay models, helping students to learn to write argumentative, personal, narrative, descriptive, persuasive, research, and literary analysis essays.

The teacher's manual provides a scope and sequence, lesson planning helps, vocabulary quizzes, and answer keys. Inset pages of the student book are provided along with teacher instructions, question answers, sample key word outlines, brainstorming ideas, review games, and helps for motivating students.

Suggested optional activities are included for Janice Campbell's Excellence in Literature: American Literature, 3rd Edition.

317 pages, softcover spiral-bound. Access to free download of the Student Resource Notebook included. Grades 9-12. First Edition; 2015.

  1. Modern World History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book Only (2nd Edition)
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    Modern World History-Based Writing Lessons Student Book Only (2nd Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute for Excellence in Writing / 2019 / Other
    $29.00
    Availability: In Stock
    Stock No: WW413317
  1. Modern World History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher's  Manual Only (2nd Edition)
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    Modern World History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher's Manual Only (2nd Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute for Excellence in Writing / 2019 / Other
    $29.00
    Availability: Expected to ship on or about 06/17/20.
    Stock No: WW413323
  1. Modern World History-Based Writing Lessons Teacher/Student Combo (2nd Edition)
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    Lori Verstegen
    Institute for Excellence in Writing / 2019 / Other
    $49.00
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    Stock No: WW413331

A theme-based yearlong program that puts the world at your middle schoolers' fingertips! They'll experience world history through cultural literature and the study of famous people and events---while learning to write using a distinctive, highly structured methodology. Kit includes a teacher's manual and a student workbook with source texts and study helps. Two spiralbound softcovers from Institute for Excellence in Writing.

Student Resource Notebook

  1. Student Resource Notebook (3rd Edition)
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    Student Resource Notebook (3rd Edition)
    Lori Verstegen
    Institute For Excellence In Writing / 2013 / Other
    $19.00
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    Stock No: WW127997

Originally written to be used alongside the sold-separately US History Based Writing Lessons, this student resource notebook can be used as a supplementary resource for anyone using Institute for Excellence in Writing curriculum. This resource notebook conveniently organizes IEW's valuable tools in one, easy-to-refer-to notebook. Stylistic techniques, models of structure, strong (and banned) verbs, --ly adverbs, adjectives, decorations, transitions, grammar, charts, and checklists are included. 109 pages, softcover, spiralbound. 3rd Edition.