AVKO Curriculum Planning
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AVKO has a complete line of language arts materials for
your homeschooling and schooling curriculum. AVKO has
free and low-cost materials for the teaching of
spelling, handwriting, and keyboarding. AVKO's
materials were designed for the remediation of
common sense approach that works so well for dyslexics works
well for those without learning challenges as well.
Using a multi-sensory approach based on the Orton-Gillingham
method, AVKO's materials can be used right "out of the box"
as a complete curriculum or can be
customized to meet your
more specific needs, such as college preparation,
preparation for standardized tests, English as a Second
Language (ESL), or restricted time frame. We
also have many materials for teaching how to become a tutor
and other reference materials. View the
complete list of AVKO materials.
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AVKO Sample Weekly Curriculum Planner
Sample Weekly Curriculum Planner (PDF) to see how you
can integrate all of the AVKO language arts materials into
your weekly routine. AVKO recommends daily writing,
daily spelling, daily pleasure reading, word games,
comprehension exercises, calisthenics and dictation
exercises in addition to the other subjects taught.
Remember that short, frequent lessons are much more
effective than a few tour de force lessons.
Which Materials Do I
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Character and Setting Writing Prompts
Creative writing prompts for your students (120
worksheets in all). These fun creative writing prompts
involve a given character (from history, mythology,
etc.) and a given setting. The student has to write a
story about, or from the perspective of, the character
in the given setting. An example: Write a story about a
werewolf in a galaxy far, far away. Another example:
Cinderella in a logging camp.
Alien Observer Worksheets
A fun creative writing exercise for your students.
Creative writing prompts (100 in all) for your English
students. They are tasked with describing an activity or
object on Earth as if they were an alien scout sent to
describe everything on Earth to their fellow aliens.
Puppy Dog Tails Worksheets
Give your students these fun writing exercises for a
different kind of creative writing assignment. The
students have to create a recipe for three occupations
per worksheet (over 100 worksheets in all!), similar to
the poem in which boys are made of "snips, snails, and
puppy dog tails".
Dull Product Advertisement Worksheets
A creative writing and art assignment for your students.
Students have to create an advertisement for an
otherwise-dull household product like bow ties and door
knobs. 100 prompts in all.
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