Downloadable documents related to the Language Album.  Please notify if a link is missing or not functioning correctly. The Student Handbook is the primary resource for information regarding Reference Albums and general Academic Requirements.


Language Check Sheet (Spoken Language)

Language Presentation Outlines - Spoken Language


Language Check Sheet (Literacy)

Language Presentation Outlines - Literacy


Language Overview - Flowchart (not necessary to put in your album)


Introduction to Language

Preparations of the Mind and Hand for Writing

Preparations of the Mind and Eye for Reading

Why Phonics Teaching must Change - Herron (optional to include in album)


Sound Game - Sounds used in American English



Sandpaper Letters - Key Sounds for Sandpaper Letters

Sandpaper letters - Tracing Guide

Movable Alphabet - Sight Words are so 2016 - Koch

Handwriting - Activities with Chalk and Pencil

Articles on Cursive - Biological and Psychological Benefits (Klemm)  and  Learning to Write, Writing to Learn (Spencer)



Phonograms - List of Alternate Spellings for English

Function of Words - symbols to print in color, cut out, and use in class (do not include in album)

Punctuation in the Children's House - handout

Reading Analysis - arrows and symbols to print in color, cut out, and use in class (do not include in album)

Photos of  Reading Analysis Chart 1  and  Reading Analysis Chart 2



Introduction to Music - handout

Glossary of Musical Terms - handout

Singing - article by Polli Soholt

Singing - handout

Rhythm - handout

Clapping Patterns - handout

Music Appreciation - handout

Music Resources (optional, but helpful to include in album)


Cultural Extensions:

Introduction to Cultural Extensions - handout

Cultural Extensions Chart - handout

Time: Clock and Calendar - handout

Continent Folders - handout

Land and Water Folders - handout