Although we live in an age of “txt-speak” and sound bites, your child still needs to be able to coherently and meaningfully compose and communicate his or her thoughts!
English II: Composition Skills from Paradigm Accelerated Curriculum prepares students for post-high school studies and careers that require strong composition skills.
This second of a four-level series applies the most effective techniques involving imagery association and left-right brain engagement.
English II: Composition Skills builds on skills learned in English I: Language Skills (ENG I, ninth grade) by continuing to hone writing skills.
Students read, write, and evaluate different genres carefully assigned to expose students to noble ideals and writing techniques.
Students craft strong sentences and paragraphs, becoming effective wordsmiths skilled in producing:
- Research papers
Students gain experience writing pieces that inform, entertain, persuade and challenge, learning:
- Cause and effect
Paradigm English courses use the vignette approach to inspire students towards noble character and life purpose. During the learning process, students enhance vocabulary, build moral character, and gain insight on how to make wise life choices.
FULL COURSE KIT contains Texts, Activities, and Teacher’s Resource Kit
Teach your child to live and write in an effective, God-honoring way with English II: Composition Skills from Paradigm Accelerated Curriculum! Order from Curriculum Express today!
Paradigm Accelerated Curriculum textbooks are a terrific option for homeschool students or private, charter and alternative schools seeking a self-instructional learning program that is both engaging and comprehensive.
With Paradigm, students receive essential instruction in a correspondence format that requires little teacher interaction. In addition, the Paradigm correspondence format allows students to move through the curriculum as rapidly or as slowly as needed to ensure mastery.
Each course is broken down into manageable lessons that are designed to teach not only the academic concepts, but also character, confidence and competency. Each course is designed for individualized learning and allows the home school student to advance as rapidly as desired or as slowly as necessary to master the material.
Using conversational teaching and vignettes of various historical figures and events, Paradigm courses engage students, enabling them to relate to the instruction, while building knowledge and developing key skills.
Designed to meet the needs of under-performing or under-challenged middle to high school students, Paradigm offers the following courses for students in grades 7-12:
- Basic Science Mysteries (non-math heavy science)
- Natural Science Mysteries (non-math heavy science)
- Integrated Physics and Chemistry I & II (non-math heavy science)
- Anatomy and Physiology
- English Grammar Skills
- English I Language Skills
- English II, & III (with a focus on writing and composition)
- English IV
- Literature and Philosophy
- Basic Math Skills
- Intermediate Math Skills
- Industrial Skills and Careers
- US History I & II
- World Geography