Curriculum Schedule for IEW Geography-Based Writing Lessons
This curriculum schedule is designed to be used alongside IEW's Geography-Based Writing Lessons, a resource designed to combine writing training with an exploration of geography, science, and history.
Well Planned Gal's schedule helps you keep your student on track while also maintaining flexibility in your homeschool schedule.
Through the course of the year, you and your elementary student will enjoy the adventure found in four books by Holling C. Holling, building writing training through exploration.
Note: This course is designed with the assumption that the parent or instructor has been through the Teaching Writing: Structure and Style seminar or course. Find lesson plans for the course here: Teaching Writing: Structure and Style.
Curriculum Needed for This Course Schedule*
- Geography-Based Writing Lessons, Second Edition
- Tree in the Trail
- Minn of the Mississippi
*These items must be purchased separately.
- Total Number of Weeks: 36
- Total Number of Assignments: 180
- Daily Time: approximately 30 minutes
Well Planned Gal Online Curriculum Schedules
Well Planned Gal's Curriculum Schedules were designed to integrate with the Well Planned Gal Online Planning Software, helping you easily schedule your favorite curriculum each year. A full feature subscription to the online planning software is required to utilize the lesson plan add-ons. Curriculum must be purchased seprately.
How It Works!
Once you have chosen and purchased your curriculum for the year, visit Well Planned Gal's Curriculum Schedules and choose the schedule that matches your curriculum. Once you have purchased the schedule, you will be directed to add your new schedule to you online planning account.
After a curriculum schedule is purchased, you may utilize it for as many students as desired. Plus, as long as you are an active subscriber of the online planner, you can utilize the schedule year after year with different students.
|Grade||Elementary, Middle School, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8|
|Publisher||Institute for Excellence in Writing|
|Format||My Well Planned Day Software Add-On|
CURRICULUM NEEDED FOR THIS COURSE SCHEDULE
Below you will find the curriculum required for this course schedule. All items must be purchased separately.
Geography-Based Writing Lessons
Explore the geography of North America through the Holling C. Holling classics while learning to write with structure and style.
A young Indian boy carves a little canoe with a figure inside and names him Paddle-to-the-Sea. Paddle's journey, in text and pictures, through the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean provides an excellent geographic and historical picture of the region.
Tree in the Trail
The history of the Great Plains and the Santa Fe Trail is told in text and pictures by focusing on a cottonwood tree and the events that happen around it.
The history of America at sea is presented through the travels of Seabird, a carved ivory gull.
Minn of the Mississippi
The history of the Mississippi River Valley is told in text and pictures through the adventures of Minn, a snapping turtle, as she travels downstream.