Reading is the first of the famous “3Rs.” Even with the proliferation of audio media, reading is still essential. Otherwise, you would be blankly staring at this screen or wondering what “proliferation” means. Guide your child to independent reading with the Horizons 3rd Grade Phonics & Reading Student Reader 1 from Alpha Omega Publications.
Eighty captivating stories and poems include:
- “The Frog Prince”
- “Amazing Grace”
- “The Ant and the Grasshopper”
- “My Shadow” by Robert Louis Stevenson
- “How the Leaves Came Down”
- “Bed in Summer”
- “The Tale of Peter Rabbit” by Beatrix Potter
- “The Princess Who Slept on a Pea”
- “The Swiss Family Robinson”
- “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” by Rudyard Kipling
- “Casey at the Bat” by Ernest Lawrence Thayer
In addition, Horizons 3rd Grade Phonics & Reading Student Reader 1 includes short biographies on Sir Edmund Hillary, Sojourner Truth, Mother Teresa, Jackie Robinson, and more. Comprehensive and review questions at the end of each story exercise your child’s critical-thinking skills.
Start your child on adventures that can only be experienced through reading with Horizons 3rd Grade Phonics & Reading Student Reader 1 from Alpha Omega Publications. Order today from Curriculum Express!
Designed for independent learning, the Alpha-Omega curriculum is ideal for Christian schools as well as correspondence and home education.
Choices for Christian Schools and Families
LIFEPAC, Horizons, and Switched-On Schoolhouse, are popular choices from Alpha Omega. This complete, easy-to-use, 12-year Christian curriculum includes five core subject areas and a variety of electives to meet the varied academic needs of your students. A work-text format, Alpha Omega is ideal for students seeking a correspondence-style curriculum. Courses are divided into 10 work-texts or units per subject per year. Each work-text delivers all of the instruction needed as well as interactive activities, quizzes, and tests that enable students to process what they are learning.
Bible-Inspired Critical Thinking
In order to build independent thinkers, students are also challenged to apply critical thinking and analysis skills to material as they work through each course. This analysis is also applied to Biblical instruction as Scripture and Biblical principles are integrated throughout each course, allowing students to apply Biblical principles to everyday learning.
Complete and Convenient Education
Students will enjoy this motivating curriculum that provides a sense of accomplishment as each unit or work-text is completed. Parents and teachers love how easy it is to “take school with you” and stay on track while traveling or committed to other activities.
The colorful and engaging Horizons curriculum is quickly becoming a popular choice for Christian schools and homeschooling families. This brightly illustrated workbook curriculum comes complete with detailed teacher’s guides, consumable student workbooks, and ideas for hands-on learning.
The Horizons curriculum uses a spiral-training method to introduce new concepts and then consistently review those concepts in order to bring students to mastery. Perfect for the visual and hands-on learner, Horizons engages students through fast-paced instruction, colorful illustrations, and a variety of activities to captivate interest. A great choice for the quick learner or student who enjoys variety, Horizons provides teachers with additional ideas and a variety of activities to aid in the teaching of new skills and ideas.
The Subject Areas
Horizons offers full programs in the following subject areas: Horizons Pre-School; Horizons Math—Kindergarten, Grades 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1; Horizons Phonics and Reading—Kindergarten, Grades 1,2,3; Horizons Spelling & Vocabulary—Grades 1, 2, 3; Horizons Penmanship—Grades 1, 2, 3,4,5,6; Horizons Health—Grades 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9.
The Horizons Biblically based curriculum is a best-seller and winner of the Homeschooling Parent 2009 Seal of Approval. Students love the color and variety, and parents and teachers love the easy-to-follow teacher’s guides, which include daily lesson planners, clear objectives, and carefully worded instruction that is easy to understand and produces results.