Time4Learning
Full Curriculum , High School , Most Popular / February 17, 2011

Time4Learning Content: Full Curriculum Grade(s): PreK – 12 Perspective: Secular Prep Time: None Teacher Manual: N/A Teacher Involvement: Minimal Monthly Cost: $$ || ? Pages: Online Publication Date: 2003 Publisher: www.time4learning.com Review Last Updated: May 27, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Time4Learning is a student-paced online educational tool covering preschool through high school. It combines 1500+ multimedia lessons, printable worksheets and graded activities in a student-paced environment that brings concepts to life. It is entirely web based, with no software to download, no CDs and nothing additional to purchase. The K – 8 program includes language arts and math. Math and language arts lessons are correlated to state standards. Science, social studies and art are also provided as a bonus to most grades. The high school program includes language arts, math, social studies, and science courses, along with the option of adding on extra courses for a nominal monthly fee. Other key features of Time4Learning: Students get individual logins and work on their own schedule and pace Parents can set the grade level independently for each subject The grade above and below are available in most grades for review and additional study Detailed lesson…

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Spelling Power
Most Popular , Reading , Writing / February 5, 2011

Spelling Power Content: Spelling Grade(s): 3rd and up Perspective: Christian Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Required Cost: $$$ || ? Pages: 322 Publication Date: Castlemoyle Books Publisher: spellingpower.com From Castle Moyle’s website: Adams-Gordon’s Spelling Power uses all the successful techniques pioneered by Orton and Gillingham in the 1930s. Building on this solid foundation, Adams-Gordon’s Spelling Power incorporates the latest, research-proven spelling and teaching techniques including: Activities for students of all learning-styles Fun, hands-on, inductive skill-building activities Individualized so all learners, from Dyslexic to Gifted, succeed Scientifically-organized, proprietary 5,000 word list 21st Century tools for both teacher & students Spelling Power’s spiral curriculum approach of repeated, spaced review assures your students will master every word they study. Multi-sensory study steps, inductive learning activities, interesting skill-building activities and games, and the incorporation of spelling into the rest of your curriculum are integral aspects of Adams-Gordon’s Spelling Power program. Everything you need to teach each of your students spelling skills to the college level is contained in this one easy-to-use, step-by-step curriculum package. You’ll even find everything you need to know to teach them proofreading and dictionary skills. Students will: Review key phonetics principles Learn consistently applicable spelling rules Practice…

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Wordly Wise 3000
Most Popular , Reading , Vocabulary / February 3, 2011

Wordly Wise 3000 4th Edition Content: Vocabulary Grade(s): K – 12th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement: Moderate Cost: $ || ? Pages: 153 Publication Date: 2012 Publisher: http://eps.schoolspecialty.com Review Last Updated: May 27, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Wordly Wise 3000® 4th Edition provides direct academic vocabulary instruction to develop the critical link between vocabulary and reading comprehension. The robust activities, student engagement, and differentiated instruction provide the flexibility to meet the needs of today’s varying student population. Grades K & 1: Develop key oral vocabulary that lays the foundation for literacy success. Grades 2 & 3: Vocabulary instruction becomes more sophisticated as students prepare for content area learning. Books 2-3 contain 15 lessons each and 10 words per lesson. Grades 4 – 8: Students learn strategies to unlock the meaning of words they will encounter in content area texts, literature, and high-stakes tests. Books 4-8 contain 20 lessons each and 15 words per lesson. Grades 9 – 12: Students continue learning strategies to unlock the meaning of words they will encounter in content area texts, literature, and high-stakes tests, including the ACT and SAT. Books 9-12 contain 20…

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Math U See, K-8
Math , Most Popular / February 1, 2011

Content: Math Grade(s): K-8 Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$$ || ? Pages: Video and Text Publication Date: 2009 Publisher: www.mathusee.com Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Math-U-See is a mastery approach designed to teach students specific skills that build as the student progresses. This systematic and cumulative approach uses a definite, logical sequence of concept instruction. The Math-U-See system is structured with step-by-step procedures for introducing, reviewing, practicing, and mastering concepts. Each lesson teaches using multi-sensory tools such as videos, manipulatives, and other resources, designed to appeal to any type of learner. Math-U-See teaches more than just how to solve a math problem; it also teaches why the problem is solved in this manner, and when to apply the concept. It is essential for a student to memorize basic facts and formulas, but the actual understanding comes from learning the concepts first, memorizing facts and formulas, and applying this to solving everyday life situations or word problems. Visit the Math-U-See website to preview actual videos. Math-U-See Levels: Primer: Gentle intro to math Alpha: Addition & subtraction for single-digit numbers and other topics Beta: Addition & subtraction for multi-digit…

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Singapore Math K-8
Math , Most Popular / February 1, 2011

Singapore Math Content: Mathematics Grade(s): K-8 Religious Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $ || ? Pages: Publication Date: Publisher: www.singaporemath.com Last Upated: May 26, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Available as separate edition From Singapore Math’s website:

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