This is PART ONE: LESSONS 1-6, from Word Trek Book One, offered as an option for those who wish to purchase the program in separate lesson sets over a period of time. For a link to the full book, download the Free Preview.
Each of the six lessons in this teaching pack, like all lessons from Work Trek Book One, is constructed around one or more Greek and Latin base words and a set of TEN ADVANCED VOCABULARY WORDS, several of which are derived from the targeted base word(s). The study begins with definitions and progresses to usage, base word study, etymologies, and related vocabulary not on the core lesson list. Every lesson has a companion, twenty-five item test. Research and writing ideas and FULL ANSWER KEYS are also included.
Word Trek Book One, the first in a series of three books, is designed to be used with GIFTED FOURTH GRADERS However, it is also appropriate for motivated sixth graders. Teacher discretion is the most reliable resource in determining grade level. Four full lessons are included in the preview pages to help interested parties make this decision.
FREE PREVIEW LESSONS: The free preview pack (49 pages) contains introductory materials, a list of all base words taught in Book One, a complete table of contents, FOUR FULL LESSONS with keys and reference materials, LINKS to individual lesson packs, and the product pages for the complete Book One, Book Two, and Book Three. Download and give it a try.