Language Study


The following lesson is adapted from Lesson 131 (page 75) of Gordon A. Southworth and F. B. Goddard, First Lessons in Language. Boston: Leach, Shewell, and Sanborn, 1891.

Goals:  To use research materials to locate information and to incorporate that information into a coherent paragraph.

Materials: Procedures: Evaluation and Recitation:  When finished, ask several scholars to stand and read the paragraph aloud. Check for correct English mechanics, especially sentence structure.

(Joanne Thompson of St. Charles also contributed to this lesson.)

Illinois Learning Standards 4.B.1b, 4.B.2a & b, 5.A.2A, 5.C.2a, 16.E.3b,c

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