Zaner-Bloser GUM Grade 4: Student Edition

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The GUM - Grammar Usage and Mechanics curriculum will build students' mastery of the conventions of standard English. Short two-page lessons with five easy steps (Read & Analyze Practice Apply... Read more

The GUM - Grammar Usage and Mechanics curriculum will build students' mastery of the conventions of standard English. Short two-page lessons with five easy steps (Read & Analyze Practice Apply and Reinforce) provide self-guided instruction and practice in less than 15 minutes per day. Sixty lessons plus additional exercises spelling activities and proofreading exercises are included to provide full coverage of English and plenty of practice opportunities. This is a spiral curriculum that promotes skill retention and development as students revisit the same grammar usage and mechanics topics in greater complexity as they advance through the grades. Unit post-tests give students practice with test formats they'll encounter on a variety of assessments such as nonfiction reading passages with text-dependent questions and selected response questions. Diagnostic unit pretests and unit reviews provide teachers with additional assessment options. The units in this grade 4 workbook cover sentence structure parts of speech usage grammar and mechanics. Students will learn about relative pronouns and relative adverbs avoiding run-ons and comma splices action verbs and linking verbs Your/You're and Their There They're negatives proper nouns commas after introductory words and more. 264 newsprint-like pages indexed softcover. Non-reproducible; consumable workbook. Grade 4. Please note that this item is only available for purchase by Homeschools located in the USA and Canada.

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Description

The GUM Grammar Usage and Mechanics curriculum will help your students improve their understanding of standard English.



Each lesson is only two pages long and consists of five easy steps: Read, Analyze, Practice, Apply, and Reinforce. These self-guided lessons can be completed in less than 15 minutes per day. The curriculum includes 60 lessons, as well as additional exercises for spelling, activities, and proofreading, ensuring comprehensive coverage of English and ample practice opportunities. It follows a spiral approach, allowing students to revisit grammar, usage, and mechanics topics at increasing levels of complexity as they progress through the grades.



Unit post-tests give students the chance to practice test formats that they may encounter in various assessments, including nonfiction reading passages with text-dependent questions and selected response questions. Diagnostic unit pretests and unit reviews offer teachers additional assessment options.



This grade 4 workbook covers various topics, including sentence structure, parts of speech, usage, grammar, and mechanics. Students will learn about relative pronouns and relative adverbs, how to avoid run-ons and comma splices, action verbs and linking verbs, the correct usage of Your/You're and Their/There/They're, proper nouns, and commas after introductory words, among other concepts.



With 264 pages that resemble newsprint and a softcover design, this non-reproducible workbook is indexed for easy reference. Please note that this item is only available for purchase by homeschools located in the USA and Canada.

Information

Subject: Language Arts

Grade: Grade 4

Brand: Zaner-Bloser

Publisher Date: 01/01/2012

UPC: 9781453112083