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The books, CDs, and other resources in this package all work together to teach the core building blocks of effective 4th grade language skills. Concepts that are introduced in the workbooks are carried forward and reinforced in the chapter books and CD-ROM and audio CD games and activities. Your child will not only learn important skills but also gain the necessary confidence that will help inspire a lifelong love of learning.
Why Sylvan Products Work Sylvan Learning Workbooks won a Honors Award from the National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) as a top book series for children in the elementary-aged category. The NAPPA is the nation’s most comprehensive awards program for children’s products and parenting resources, and has been critically reviewing products since 1990. The Award recognizes Sylvan Learning Workbooks as some of the most innovative and useful products geared to parents. Sylvan's proven system inspires kids to learn and has helped children nationwide catch up, keep up, and get ahead in school. Sylvan has been a trusted partner for parents for thirty years, and has based their supplemental education success on programs developed through a focus on the highest educational standards and detailed research. Sylvan’s line of educational products equips families with fun, effective, and grade-appropriate learning tools. Our workbooks and learning kits feature activities, stories, and games to reinforce the skills children need to develop and achieve their academic potential. Students will reap the rewards of improved confidence and a newfound love of learning.
This Sylvan Learning Kit Includes:
• 3 full-color language arts workbooks that cover some of the most important aspects of the 4th grade curriculum: - Spelling Success Workbook - Vocabulary Success Workbook - Reading Comprehension Success Workbook
• 1 Audio CD with downloadable games that help improve listening comprehension and vocabulary.
• 1 CD-ROM with spelling and vocabulary games and activities. Kids can even personalize the games by adding words from their own spelling and vocabulary lists from school.
• 2 chapter books from Sylvan’s Jack and the Flying Zambinis series. Kids will enjoy two entertaining stories while honing key reading skills.
• 1 dry-erase board and marker specifically designed for spelling practice.
• 1 set of flashcards that help your child build a stronger vocabulary and to better use words in the correct context.
• 2 sheets of full-color reward stickers
• 1 Parents’ Guide to the Sylvan 4th-Grade Reading Success Kit
4) Prefixes ............151 5) More Prefixes ............159 6) Even More Prefixes ............167 7) Suffixes ............175 8) More Suffixes ............183 - Review ............191
9) Roots ............195 10) More Roots ............203 11) Even More Roots ............211 12) Roots, Last Call! ............219 - Review ............227 - Index: Vocabulary Words ............231
Reading Comprehension Success
Before You Read 1) Get Ready to Read ............237 2) What Do You Know? ............245
While You Read 3) Read Between the Lines............253 4) Fact & Opinion ............261 5) Every Picture Tells a Story ............269 6) Main Ideas & Details ............277 7) Question Busters! ............285 8) More Question Busters! ............293
After You Read 9)Compare & Contrast ............301
About Sylvan Learning
Random House, Inc. has partnered with Sylvan Learning to create Workbooks and Learning Kits to help young students catch up, keep up, and get ahead with schoolwork. Sylvan has thirty years of experience and nearly 1,200 centers throughout North America, and their proven process and personalized methods have helped more than two million students unlock their academic potential. All of the Sylvan Learning products are based on solid and scientific research, educational industry best practices, and common sense. Their dedication to quality education and commitment to helping children and their families discover a love of learning are evident in every product.
Turning children into great learners relies on high educational standards and meaningful parental involvement. With each small success, students feel increasing confidence. With increasing confidence, they build even more success. It’s a perfect cycle. Our new products use a systematic, age- and grade-appropriate approach that fosters independence and confidence. They lay out a true roadmap to help kids achieve their academic potential.
Sylvan has been a proven and trusted partner for parents for thirty years, and our books and learning kits will transform unique kids into uniquely inspired learners with the skills to do better in school and the confidence to do better in everything else.
"If you are looking for some good, fun, learning books for your child, I definitely recommend the Sylvan Learning series." -thedadjam.com
"Samantha loves these books because to her, they are not school work. They are fun activities. But really she is learning, and doing the same work she does at school." -Mommymandy.com
"Since I was beginning homeschooling and looking for a good 'workbook' type system for my child to learn from aside from our other homeschool activities, I decided to try it out. My son loves the workbooks." –thedomesticdiva.com
"The activities are FUN and our son doesn't realize that while he's having fun he's also learning and reinforcing what he's learned." -Shescribes.com
"My daughter has picked up some great study habits and she loves that we don't spend hours on one subject. I recommend these workbooks to everyone homeschooler or not, as they can really add to your child's learning experience." -Thedirtyshirt.com
"I love how each activity in a section connects to eachother, which allows the child to really grasp the concepts. The pages are full of interesting stories and fun activities. The workbooks also make it easy for kids to check their own work which will help them gain confidence in their skills." -Melissaclee.com
"As an early childhood teacher, I know that good reading, vocabulary, and spelling skills make an essential foundation for both academic success as well as lifelong learning. Sylvan Learning Workbooks & Learning Kits are an awesome resource that I'd have no problem recommending to the paretns of any of my students who are struggling. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in these books are great for helping a child achieve success with reading, provided that they're worked through with a loving and patient adult." - TheOpinionatedParent.com
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