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Listening Comprehension

Listening Comprehension Curriculum perfect for Homeschooling

This rich, thorough curriculum uses your own library of books and life experiences to teach students about genres, literary devices, and more.

Fifteen lesson plans to teach middle grades students about literary genres, elements, and devices, using literature for young children as examples. An accompanying CD provides PowerPoint slides to illustrate the lessons.

Using accompanying slides and materials, you can walk your students through the process of diving into literature. Connect them to their own life experiences and open the doors to author’s purpose and craft.

This curriculum is ideal for traditional English/Language Arts classes, enrichment programs, and homeschool settings.

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Listening Comprehension Lesson Plans $35.00

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The Johns Hopkins Talent Development Secondary program has decades of experience developing challenging, engaging curriculum to foster achievement and a love of learning in students of all ability levels. Developed by a partnership of researchers, teachers, and experienced homeschool parents, these materials help homeschool teachers provide effective, academically rich instruction. Materials are suitable for individual students or co-­op groups. If you are weary of mindless worksheets and boring, sit-­in-­your-­seat activities, consider Talent Development.

  • English / Language Arts – Talent Development’s Student Team Literature extends comprehension skills, develops vocabulary, teaches reading strategies, and fosters a love of literature.  Discussion guides are available for over 70 works of literature.
  • American History – Talent Development’s rich, multi-disciplinary lessons are available for each volume of Joy Hakim’s best-selling A History of US.
  • Science – Talent Development has created materials to accompany Aristotle Leads the Way and Newton at the Center, the first two volumes of Joy Hakim’s award-winning new series, The Story of Science. Available through Smithsonian Books.
  • Mastering the Middle Grades – This three-year curriculum includes 40 lessons for sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students to teach life and study skills and career awareness.
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