1. Language Arts Scopes and Sequences available online:
Virginia Standards of Learning by Grade Level and Subject—
Detailed Grade 4 Language Arts Scope and Sequence—
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Language Arts and Reading—
2. Websites for helping your child get up to speed in English:
Pre-K to Grade 2– http://www.starfall.com/
K-12—Language Arts’ Worksheets– http://www.teach-nology.com/worksheets/language_arts/
K-12 Online Lang. Arts’ Games– http://www.teachervision.fen.com/reading-and-language-arts/games/5831.html
English Grammar– http://www.english-the-easy-way.com/
English Worksheets and Activities– http://english-zone.com/index.php
Parts of Speech and Verb Tenses– http://www.computerlab.kids.new.net/parts_of_speech_sites.htm
Free Software for Learning to Read– http://www.yourchildlearns.com/
Learn to Read with Arthur– http://pbskids.org/arthur/parentsteachers/lesson/learn_to_read/
Learn to Read (Montessori)– http://www.learntoreadfree.com/
Learn to Read (Literacy Center)– http://www.literacycenter.net/lessonview_en.htm
Strategies to Help Kids who Struggle with Reading– http://www.readingrockets.org/helping
Does your student attend a National School?
Are you concerned about helping your child learn English?
Do you have limited time for helping your child learn English?
Are your kids tired of school and need a fun approach for after school or summer school English?
Would your kids have access to a computer and internet for the summer?
If the above questions receive a resounding “yes” from you, then you may want to consider an online tutorial program. There are many programs out there and I have not checked out very many, but here is one you may want to explore further.
Online Summer School Program
An Online Program for Home Summer Study
“It’s Time 4 Learning. And Fun!”
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