MCT Curriculum iBooks Level 7

Level 7 is the highest level of the MCT language arts curriculum. Building on the previous two levels, it takes children to the most advanced concepts in grammar, vocabulary, writing, and poetics. The writing book is particularly rigorous; the focus has shifted from the “hows” of writing to the “what” of the essay. The poetics book asks children to consider the concept of truth within the context of Plato's explorations of it. The practice book again offers children sentences from classic English and American authors. Children who complete this level will be well-prepared for the intellectual and academic demands of college and professional life.

One instructor manual serves the entire level.

The level for students in grade 9 is the highest level of the MCT language arts curriculum. Building on the previous two levels, it takes students to the most advanced concepts in grammar, vocabulary, writing, and poetics. The writing book is particularly rigorous; the focus has shifted from the “hows” of writing to the “what” of the essay. The poetics book asks students to consider the concept of truth within the context of Plato's explorations of it. The practice book again offers students sentences from classic English and American authors. Students who complete this level will be well-prepared for the intellectual and academic demands of college and professional life.

One instructor manual serves the entire level.

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The Magic Lens III: Student Book

Author: Thompson, Michael Clay

Subjects: Language Arts; Grammar; MCT Curriculum

Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12

Price: $24.99

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Additional iBook Features: Students can self-check their knowledge with the interactive activities. Interactive exercises include identifying parts of speech, types of pronouns, and types of conjunctions; chapter reviews; four-level analysis; and more.

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The Word Within the Word III: Student Book

Author: Thompson, Michael Clay; Kemnitz, Dr. Thomas Milton

Subjects: Language Arts; Vocabulary; MCT Curriculum

Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12

Price: $24.99

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Additional iBook Features: The iBook features the activities of the print book but in interactive form. Small quizzes on analogies, antonyms, and comprehension of challenging reading, as well as end-of-chapter quizzes all allow students to self-check their work to test their growing knowledge. The Implementation Manual contains links to cumulative review quizzes to be taken after every five lessons of the book that can be completed by students either digitally or by printing them and working on paper copies. The answers to the quizzes are only in the Implementation Manual for this iBook curriculum level. This iBook, which is in full, vibrant color, also includes several beautiful images not in the print version.

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Advanced Academic Writing III: Student Book

Author: Thompson, Michael Clay

Subjects: Language Arts; Writing; Research Papers; MCT Curriculum

Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12

Price: $24.99

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Additional iBook Features: Interactive activities reinforce the lessons and allow students to self-check their knowledge.

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Poetry, Plato, and the Problem of Truth: Student Book

Author: Thompson, Michael Clay

Subjects: Language Arts; MCT Curriculum; Poetics

Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12

Price: $24.99

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Poetry, Plato, and the Problem of Truth: Student Book Cover

Additional iBook Features: The iBook features several audio files that allow students to hear the voice of Michael Clay Thompson as he recites many of the poems, as well as some interactive exercises that allow students to self-check their knowledge. The Implementation Manual also contains a link to a comprehensive quiz that can be completed by students either digitally or by printing it and working on a paper copy. The answers to the quiz are only in the Implementation Manual for this iBook curriculum level.

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4Practice III: Student Book

Author: Thompson, Michael Clay

Subjects: Language Arts; Grammar; MCT Curriculum; Practice

Age: 14, 15, 16, 17

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12

Price: $14.99

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Additional iBook Features: The one hundred interactive sentences have boxes below the four lines where students can type in the parts of speech, the parts of the sentence, the phrases, and the clauses that are in each sentence. Students can then self-check their answers with the check button, which also reveals comments about the grammar, vocabulary, poetics, and writing of each sentence. Because all the answers are available in the iBook version, no teacher manual is required.

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Michael Clay Thompson Language Arts Curriculum Level 7 iBook Implementation Manual

Author: Thompson, Michael Clay

Price: $19.99

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The Michael Clay Thompson Language Arts Curriculum Level 7 iBook Implementation Manual is designed to be used with the digital editions of the books in the seventh level of the MCT language arts curriculum. These include The Magic Lens III, The Word Within the Word III, 4Practice III, Advanced Academic Writing III, and Poetry, Plato, and the Problem of Truth.

The Implementation Manual offers parents and teachers who are using these books helpful suggestions for implementing the curriculum, as well as a chronology of when the books should be used in relation to one another for the best outcome in learning. There are useful hints and tips for teaching, discussion questions, activities for students to do, answers to tests and quizzes that appear in the student versions, and links to tests that can be downloaded and completed either online or by printing them and working on paper copies so that instructors have a way of recording students' progress.

This book is essential for instructors who want to get the most out of the MCT language arts curriculum and who want their children or students to get an optimal experience in learning language arts.

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