a. This course covers basic phonics and rules for the English language which includes
. building phonemic awareness
. mastering comprehensive phonogram sounds
. learning to syllabify new words
. introducing cursive writing
. explicit explanation of the basic rules of the English language
. understanding basic grammar structure
. understanding the formation of the English language through phonology and morphology. ( compound words and derivatives)
b. no class prerequisites.
c. Parents must participate in a 3 hour orientation.
One parent helper is needed for a class more than 6
This class will be for fall or fall and spring, depending on whether I get parent helpers or not
d. 20 min. review and homework daily is required at home.
Best for kindergarten, 1st grade, or beginners who can write and sit for 30 minutes.
Class fee: The students need to purchase primary learning logs, flash cards and CDs. They can purchase the materials from Mary Tanksley, SWR endorsed trainer who carries the products.
SWR teacher’s manual and WISE Guide, flash cards for phonograms and rules, and primary learning logs. You can purchase the materials from Mary Tanksley who is a veteran home school mom. Here is the link to her website http://heartandhomeseminars.com/