Level 2 Second Edition

Writing Sentences, Identify Parts of Speech, Common Problems, Apply Parts of Speech, Apply Sentence Structure, Paragraphs, Personal Letter, Expository Paragraph, Personal Narrative, Imaginative Narrative.

Essentials in Writing Level 2 Combo

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Essentials in Writing Level 2 Second Edition

(Online Video Subscription + Textbook/Workbook)


Includes everything you need:
-12 month access to ONLINE lesson-by-lesson video instruction (DVDs will not be shipped)
-Instruction manual/student workbook (shipped)

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Assessment/Resource Booklet

Assessment/Resource Booklet

(Assessment/Resource Booklet is compatible only with second edition Essentials in Writing curriculum)



  • Assessments: 14 grammar assessments, 5 composition assessments, and comprehensive unit assessments. 
  • Resources: a personal spelling dictionary with common hard-to-spell words and space to add more words, multiple graphic organizers, and composition checklists 

Essentials in Writing Level 2 Additional Workbook

Additional Student Level 2 Second Edition Workbook

(Additional Workbook compatible only with second edition Essentials in Writing video instruction)


This is an instructional manual/student workbook for an ADDITIONAL student using the same level of video instruction. Please note that this workbook is not functional without the related video instruction.


Unit One: Grammar 

  • Spacing, capitalization, and punctuation of sentences 
    • Period, question mark, and exclamation mark  
  • Complete sentences
    • Subjects and predicates
  • Identify parts of speech:  common nouns, proper nouns, singular and plural nouns, pronouns, adjectives, action verbs, linking verbs, and past/present verb tense 
  • Apply parts of speech: adjectives and action verbs  
  • Apply sentence structure: types of sentences and writing items in a series 

Unit Two: Composition 

  • Paragraphs  
    • Parts of a paragraph 
    • Staying on topic 
  • Personal Letter 
    • Parts of a personal letter 
    • Writing the date 
  • Expository Paragraph 
    • Expository writing 
  • Personal Narrative 
    • Chronological order 
    • Parts of a personal narrative 
  • Imaginative Narrative 
    • Chronological order 
    • Parts of an imaginative narrative 

Sample Lesson Video

Textbook Sample

Size : 1820 Kb Type : pdf

Assessment/Resource Sample

Size : 798Kb Type : pdf
New teacher handbook
  • New Textbook Content
  • New Teacher Handbook
  • Level-appropriate font usage reflecting the shape of letters students will create themselves
  • Level-appropriate word usage reflecting Level 2 reading ability
  • Colored information pages to visually illustrate writing concepts
  • Activities formatted to accommodate the size of early penmanship
  • Increased emphasis on creating original content through sentence writing activities
  • Streamlined activities to emphasize learning concepts in a step by step, repetitious approach
  • Methodical breakdown of the writing process to make it compatible with early elementary learning
  • High definition video and audio
  • Intro and outro video/audio on menu
Assessment/Resource Booklet
14 assessments and two unit tests
– resource wordlist
– additional organizers

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