Grammar Vocabulary English 3b

Magic Lens/Word Within the Word 3b

$249.00

Michael Clay Thompson’s Magic Lens and Word Within the Word 3B from Royal Fireworks Press, adapted to fit the needs of modern gifted learners. Magic Lens and Word Within the Word are year-long courses. Students complete the first half of the course during semester 3A and the second half during semester 3B. Weekly webinars are 50 minutes long. Recordings are available for students who must miss a session.

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Michael Clay Thompson’s Magic Lens and Word Within the Word 3B from Royal Fireworks Press, adapted to fit the needs of modern gifted learners. Magic Lens and Word Within the Word are year-long courses. Students complete the first half of the course during semester 3A and the second half during semester 3B. Weekly webinars are 50 minutes long. Recordings are available for students who must miss a session.

Students will:

  • review parts of speech, sentence structure, phrases and clauses through videos and stories
  • practice with exciting games and activities
  • review Michael Clay Thompson’s 4-level sentence labeling system
  • compare MCT’s 4-level sentence labeling system to traditional diagramming
  • seek out grammar examples from literature and pop culture
  • create multimedia presentations on grammar topics
  • study word roots and vocabulary in the context of great literature
  • write stories and create presentations with new vocabulary words
  • apply grammar knowledge to sample SAT and ACT questions

Required books:

Grade Level

Appropriate for grades 9 through 12. This is a high school literature course open to students ages 12 and up who are prepared to read and discuss literature at a high school level.

Time Commitment

Most students report spending approximately 3 hours per week on homework outside of the webinar.

Instructor

Headmistress Guinevere

Reading List

The Magic Lens, Volume 3 by Michael Clay Thompson
The Word Within the Word, Volume 3 by Michael Clay Thompson

Usually Offered

Spring Semester

Available Sessions

Spring 2019 Friday 11am Pacific, Spring 2018 Tuesday 2pm Pacific