G.U.M. (Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics)
G.U.M. (Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics) teaches students critical skills important for successful writing. This program offers a flexible format and many ways to engage students in learning basic building blocks of the English language. Each grade level consists of 5 units with 10 two-page lessons per unit.
- Units include sentence structure, parts of speech, usage, grammar and mechanics
- Lessons provide examples, information, practice, application and reinforcement of each skill
- Instruction takes about 15 minutes per day
- Student and Teacher Editions available
- Speech patterns
- Writing and proofreading
- U.S. Common Core State Standards
Includes review and extra practice pages, proofreading activities, tests in standardized-test format, and a convenient Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics Handbook
Provides detailed instruction, assessment plans, oral language activities and strategies to help English-language learners
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