This program is for anyone who is not a print learner. It also enhances the print learner’s skills.
This program is for young beginning writers or students of all ages who struggle with writing. It is ideal for the classroom or home use, as well as for adults.
Part 1: Laying the Foundation
Lesson plans for 18 weeks make writing fun for even the most reluctant writers. The course focuses on observation, brainstorming, and organization skills. There is no sentence writing in this course and positive learning experiences are built in. Includes instruction on word and picture mapping, blank cards to get started mapping, and laminated reference card.
Part 2: Building on the Foundation—Blueprints for Paragraphs and Reports
Lesson plans for 36 weeks pick up where Part 1 left off. Using the analogy of building a teepee, a cabin, and house it guides people of all ages step by step in writing sentences, paragraphs, and reports, utilizing the information mapping approach taught in Part 1.
Downloadable Format: You can choose to download and print out the program manual instead of receiving it in a binder case. The entire manual will be downloadable immediately upon purchase so you can begin Part 1 of the program right away. The demonstration card packs that are used in Part 2 are printed on card stock – these will be shipped to you.