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Editor in Chief® Level 2 App for iPhone/iPad

Grammar Disasters & Punctuation Faux Pas

Grades: 6-8

Language Arts

Full Curriculum

Grades: 6-8

Language Arts

Full Curriculum

  •  Multiple Award Winner

Description & Features

This fun, highly-effective software teaches students in Grades 6-8 grammar, punctuation, spelling, capitalization, and critical reading in a standards-based thinking approach instead of the usual drill and practice found in competing products.  Students begin with an easy-to-understand lesson followed by an activity that require students to carefully analyze and edit stories, letters, or articles that contain mechanical errors.  This effective method allows students to gain mastery over concepts that will translate into their own writing.

Editor in Chief® Level 2 includes lessons and practice with the following concepts:

     •  Capitalization
     •  Content
     •  Apostrophes
     •  Colons
     •  Commas
     •  Ellipsis
     •  Exclamation Marks
     •  Hyphens
     •  Question Marks
     •  Quotation Marks
     •  Periods
     •  Semicolons
     •  Adjectives
     •  Adverbs
     •  Agreement
     •  Articles
     •  Clauses
     •  Homographs
     •  Interjections
     •  Negative Words
     •  Phrases
     •  Prepositions
     •  Pronouns
     •  Run-On Sentences
     •  Sentence Fragments
     •  Verbs
     •  Confused Word Pairs
     •  Spelling

Software Features
     - 67 challenging activities; 12 grammar lessons
     - Multiple-user login
     - Guide to grammar, usage, & punctuation that teaches and reinforces concepts
     - Quick and detailed instructions
     - Saves unfinished games
     - Self-grading with score tracking

Product Details

Item#: 09751HDJ
Author(s): Cherie A. Plant and Nancy Rowe
TOC: View Table Of Contents
Type: iOS App
License: iTunes App Store
Activities: 67

System Requirements

Available for iPhone and iPad at the iTunes App Store

Awards

2014 Practical Homeschooling Reader Awards™ - Honorable Mention, Grammar Category 2015 Practical Homeschooling Reader Awards™ - 3rd Place, Grammar Category Creative Child Magazine 2015 Preferred Choice Award, Educational Books for Kids Category Jenkins Group Moonbeam Children's Book Award, Bronze Medal Learning® Magazine Recommended Resource for Successful Teaching Mom's Choice Awards Gold Medal for Excellence Practical Homeschooling First Place Grammar Award Practical Homeschooling Magazine Interactive Learning Award Practical Homeschooling Magazine Reader Award Practical Homeschooling Magazine, 1st Place iLearning Award, Grammar Category Practical Homeschooling Software Award

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Test preparation available for the following:

Editor in Chief's standards-based approach sharpens students' language, reading, and thinking skills for better academic performance and higher scores on assessment tests including

Iowa Tests of Basic Skills® (ITBS®)
Indiana Statewide Test for Educational Progress (ISTEP)
Arizona Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS)
NYC English Language Arts Test (ELA)
Florida State Assessment (FSA)
Stanford Achievement Test™ (SAT/10)
California Achievement Tests (CAT/6)
California Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR)
New York State English Language Arts (ELA) Test
Ohio Achievement Tests
Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)
Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT)
North Carolina End of Grade Tests
Georgia Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)
Colorado Standard and Assessment Program (CSAP)
and many more!