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Grammar Syllabus (Holt Traditions) (36 Pages)...$20.00


We use Holt Traditions, Warriner's Handbook which reviews basic grammar, usage and mechanics as well as vocabulary and spelling. We also use the MODG Composition manual covers the various skills used in writing good essays, summaries, and papers. The Grammar & Comp Syllabus has a day-by-day breakdown of this course along with a variety of teaching resources including Ninth Grade Subject Rubrics, Learning Objectives, and grading charts.  This is a 1 year, 1 credit course.

Current Edition: © 2013.

Online versions of the MODG syllabi are provided to enrolled families free of charge. Paper copies of the syllabi are also available for purchase from the MODG office, with a 30% discount for enrolled families.

Book List

English
  • Essential 2
    • Holt Traditions Warriner's Handbook
      Holt, Rinehart & Winston
      Holt, Rinehart & Winston — 576 Pages
      ISBN: 0030990025
    • MODG Composition Manual
      Pipes, Jessica & McAlister, Mari
      Mother of Divine Grace School — 68 Pages
  • Supplemental - Optional 1

Sample

Week 1

Day Assignment
1

Grammar – Ch. 1: The Noun, Common and Proper Nouns, Compound Nouns: pp. 2-6, Ex. 1, 2, & 3.

2

Grammar – Ch. 1: Pronoun, Personal Pronouns, Other Commonly Used Pronouns: pp. 6-9, Ex. 4 & 5.

3

Grammar – Ch. 1: The Adjective, Pronoun or Adjective?, Nouns Used as Adjectives, Articles, Adjectives in  Sentences: pp. 10-14, Ex. 6, 7, and Review Exercise A. 

4

Grammar – Ch. 1: The Verb, Action Verbs, Linking Verbs: pp. 14-19, Ex. 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 & 13.