Have you tried Life of Fred yet? Well if you never have, Life of Fred are fictional narratives that introduce students to essential concepts in a fun and easy way. Kids love to read Fred books. The Language Arts Series covers concepts on spelling, grammar, punctuation and much more.
This series is best suited for middle school and high school students. The books can be re-read once every year to ensure total comprehension of all the concepts covered. Lessons include the seven parts of speech, punctuation, spelling, similes, silent letters, and so much more.
Why these books WORK:
- Language Arts concepts are weaved throughout a fictional narrative about Fred, the 5-year-old math prodigy. The books read like storybooks, but have meaningful lessons embedded within the stories.
- Every chapter is a daily lesson that only takes about 20 to 30 minutes to read and complete.
- At the end of every chapter, there is an opportunity for students to practice the concepts covered during Fred’s adventure.
- The Language Arts Series can be re-read once a year to keep concepts fresh in students’ minds.
- Kids want to actually read these books – they are so fun!
Take a Look Inside Life of Fred Language Arts
“This is a wonderful series. While it is presented in a silly, quirky manner it has a good coverage of grammar, and then some. It is an engaging story that helps you relate what you are learning to ‘real’ life.” – Educents customer
“My kids love this series. We started with Elementary Math and have used Fred for our entire schooling. Hands down, the best curriculum we have found.” -Christian
The Life of Fred Language Arts Series includes four titles: Australia, Begin Teaching, Classes, and Dreams. Here are a few examples of the concepts covered in each book.
In Life of Fred: Australia, students will learn…
-The difference between a hemistich and heteronym
-What these abbreviations mean: p.s. ps ps. and Ps.
-How to experience two summers and no winters each year
In Life of Fred: Classes, students will learn…
-The six rules for hyphenating compound adjectives
-How the three moods in English are used
-The four uses of italics
In Life of Fred: Dreams, students will learn…
-The three uses of a dash
-How to pronounce “viz”
-The difference between metaphor and metonymy
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Forest Rose is a God Loving, Blessed Wife, & Relaxed, Eclectic Homeschooling Mama to 3 girls – 7, 10, & 11 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She’s passionate about lifting moms out of the homeschooling trenches that are discouraged, overwhelmed or feeling alone or isolated. Her hope is to point them to Christ and equip them to rise up with a new found hope and joy within, that He alone can provide. Besides blogging, she also loves hanging out at her exclusive Facebook Group “Homeschooling 101 Community” that she started to help new homeschoolers thrive.