Even in this age of typing and texting, don’t write off the importance of teaching good handwriting skills to your child. Whether writing thank you notes, sympathy cards, forms, and job applications, good penmanship is still necessary in today’s world.
Teach your child the art of beautiful handwriting — and introduce students to ancient writings, classic literature, and world languages — with Horizons 6th Grade Penmanship Teacher’s Guide from Alpha Omega Publications.
Help maintain attractive cursive and manuscript by copying words of wisdom from around the world, composing their own wise words, and writing in other languages.
Students learn wisdom from:
- Aesop’s fables
- African, Brazilian, Chinese, Jewish, and Russian proverbs
Students also enjoy composing their own fables, proverbs, riddles, rules of life, and list of virtues in other languages, including:
- Old English
Pages are perforated for easy removal.
The teacher’s guide includes an introduction to the course, tips for good handwriting, letter formation guides, a scope and sequence for the course, teaching tips, images of pages in the student book, suggested extension activities, reproducible pages with guidelines for extra practice, and more.
Teach your child to write the right way while learning wisdom with Horizons 6th Grade Penmanship 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.