Life of Fred Language Arts Series: Begin Teaching
Need something creative, fun and exciting for high school students when teaching English? This is it! Life of Fred is known for its artsy, out-of-the-box thinking! Four books make up the series. Do one each year of high school or go as fast as you want. Each book is an entertaining story disguising a lot of Language Arts knowledge! Amazing and engaging!
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The second book of the Life of Fred Language Arts Series covers . . .
Ninth way to make plurals
Since can be ambiguous
The whole point of English
Consonants as defined by air flow
Location of a comma changes the meaning
Eleven ways to make plurals
Trochaic, anapestic, and dactylic feet
Twelfth way to make plurals
Three ways to fix a comma splice
Eager vs. anxious
Not looking at the spelling of a word to decide whether to use a or an
Twenty-two words that don’t contain a, e, i, o, or u
Affect and effect as verbs
Affect and effect as nouns
Lie vs. lay
Transitive and intransitive verbs
Sixteen ways to make plurals
Numbers—when to use words and when to use numerals
Subject-verb agreement when there is a compound subject
One hundred best first lines from novels
Dictionary vs. thesaurus
Conjugation of a verb in three tenses
The three cases in which a preposition is capitalized in a book title
The two numbers in English (singular and plural—I and we) and the three numbers in Russian
Six tenses in English
Correction: 12 tenses in English
Unlike all other language arts programs, this one also teaches about:
• Meter = 39 inches
• Green’s Theorem in Space
• 14ºC = 57ºF
• What the United States, Liberia, and Myanmar have in common
• 5 cm = 2 inches
• The Australian Environment Protection and Biodiversity Act
• What some people “know”
• Making “happy as a clam” make sense
• Cardinality of a set
• When to use du and when to use Sie in German
• What it means to be a graduate student
• Should the saying be, “The early worm gets eaten”?
• Existentialism defined
The answers are included in the textbook. Complete this book and you are ready for "Life of Fred Language Arts Series: Classes".
Life of Fred Begin Teaching is a hardcover textbook containing 128 pages. This book is not consumable. All answers are written on separate paper or in a notebook.
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Life of Fred Begin Teaching contains 19 lessons and is designed to take approximately one month to complete.
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