Conventions and Craft, Grade 4 A Full Year of Literature-Based Micro-Workshops to Build Essential Understandings for Grammar, Sentence Structure & Word Study

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  • Copyright: 4/19/2017
  • Publisher: Scholastic Professional
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If you’re looking for a lively, literature-infused alternative to traditional instruction in conventions, look no further than Conventions and Craft. This breakthrough resource provides a year’s worth of instruction in the language skills writers need most—skills in grammar, sentence structure, punctuation and capitalization, word knowledge, and editing. One convention, or “understanding,” is covered each week in a lesson cycle made up of five “micro-workshops” that take just 10 minutes a day!

Each grade-specific kit includes:

• 192-page, spiral-bound Teacher’s Guide
• An anthology of 14 full-color short texts
• 6 informational trade books by well-known nonfiction authors
• Access to a companion website with assessment tools and videos of Linda Hoyt conducting model lessons
• Sample Student Papers for use in lessons
• A Skills Continuum inspired by CCSS, TEKS, and VSOL
• Sample Year-Long Plans

Author Biography

Linda Hoyt is a full-time author, consultant, and speaker. She has worked as a reading specialist,curriculum developer, Title I teacher, staff developer, and Title I District Coordinator. Linda is the author of 24 powerful professional books, 6 video programs, and instructional resources. Her energetic presentation style and practical strategies have made her one of the most requested literacy speakers in the U.S.

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