in Language is a multi-level Direct Instruction program for the
development of basic language skills and written expression. It
can be used with students from the second half of grade 1 to students
in grade eight. Adventures in Language ® may also be appropriate
for older special education students to help them acquire language
and written expression skills.
designed teaching sequence is one of the reasons for the high
level of student success. Confidence and fluency develop through
teacher directed instruction and cumulative practice. Skills are
coordinated to state standards for language and written expression,
as well as to the Core Knowledge Curriculum by E. D. Hirsch, Jr.
As students progress through the various levels of the program
they acquire important basic skills that enable them to be effective
speakers and reflective writers.
Components of Levels I, II, III, IVA, and IVB
Master Homework Program
Key presented as a filled-in Student Workbook
Mastery Tests and Rubrics for scoring written expression (available
as a separate component)