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Think, Write, Communicate

Discover this award-winning approach to teaching students how to write well, think clearly, and communicate effectively!

Essential for success in today's fast-paced world, mastering writing and communication skills will serve students during their school years, into college, and throughout their adult lives, including the workplace. Learning to write well teaches students how to think clearly and communicate effectively in every area of life.

IEW materials feature easy to use, step-by-step instructions, and offer programs for all grade levels. IEW's unique approach was designed to provide the structure that students need to develop confidence in the writing process, while gradually guiding them toward greater independence and creativity. IEW focuses on nine structural models (note taking, writing paragraphs, stories, simple reports, writing from pictures, research reports, creative writing, essays, and critiques) to help the learner organize any type of composition. Additionally, stylistic techniques (strong verbs, quality adjectives, sentence openers, and more) are taught incrementally to gently move students from the basics into more sophisticated writing.

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NEW! Take full advantage of your IEW Student Writing Intensive curriculum with the official, IEW-created lesson plans for Homeschool Planet, the Co-op's rave-reviewed online planner.

The plans -- one for each course -- lay out the publisher's recommended course of study in Homeschool Planet and give you and your student an easy-to-follow schedule of assignments with one-click access to associated teachers notes, student handouts, and more (in PDF format).
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    • Visit the Institute for Excellence in Writing website for complete information.
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For Grades: 9 - 12

This DVD course with accompanying handouts provides immediate experience and inside tips toward high school essay writing, including text analysis, response-to-literature prompts, and the college application personal essay.

With content updated in 2016 for SAT®, ACT®, and techniques for writing a college application, this seminar also offers tools and tips for general composition skills.

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Theme Based Writing Lessons (Student)<-- Click here to expand/collapse 
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NEW! Take full advantage of your IEW curriculum with the official, IEW-created lesson plans for Homeschool Planet, the Co-op's rave-reviewed online planner. The plans -- one for each course -- lay out the publisher's recommended course of study in Homeschool Planet and give you and your student an easy-to-follow schedule of assignments with one-click access to associated teachers notes, student handouts, and more (in PDF format).

The schedule of assignments allows plenty of time to practice and master the concepts, but you can use Homeschool Planet features to expand or collapse the schedule to suit you and your student's needs.

Note: Parents/teachers should review the lesson plan and do any necessary prep prior to when the student begins the course.
 

IEW Lesson Plans for Homeschool Planet


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Qty: $ (each)
IEW Student Writing Intensive All Levels Bundle - BEST VALUE!: $29.95
Student Writing Intensive Level A: $14.95
Student Writing Intensive Level B: $14.95
Student Writing Intensive Level C: $14.95
Fix It! Grammar Lesson Plan Bundle - BEST VALUE: $24.95
The Nose Tree, Book 1: $6.95
Robin Hood, Book 2: $6.95
Frog Prince, or Just Deserts, Book 3: $6.95
Little Mermaid, Book 4: $6.95
Chanticleer, Book 5: $6.95
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Book 6: $6.95
IEW Poetry Memorization Bundle - BEST VALUE: $19.95
IEW Poetry Memorization Level One: $4.95
IEW Poetry Memorization Level Two: $4.95
IEW Poetry Memorization Level Three: $4.95
IEW Poetry Memorization Level Four: $4.95
IEW Poetry Memorization Level Five: $4.95
 
Note: Your purchase of the lesson plans does not include the associated IEW curricula, which may be purchased above on this order form.

What You Get:

  • The publisher-recommended course of study
  • One-click access to associated teachers notes, student handouts, and more (in PDF format)
  • Check boxes for your students to check off as they complete their assignments, giving them a sense of accomplishment and you a permanent record of their achievement.
  • Automatic rescheduling of assignments when "life happens."
  • Automatic lesson plan updates as needed, with enhancements, link updates, etc.

Optionally:

  • "Daily Digest" email reminders to help you and your child stay on track
  • Grade your student's work to recognize or reward completion.
  • Track attendance for states where this is required.
  • Generate reports, reminders, and much more!

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Enter a quantity of "1" in the Qty: space above for each lesson plan that you want.
  2. Complete the rest of the order form below.
  3. When you have been notified that your IEW Lesson Plan order has been filled, sign in to Homeschool Planet at https://www.homeschool-planner.com.

    If you ARE a current Homeschool Planet subscriber, Homeschool Planet will give you an option to apply the lesson plan(s) to your calendar the next time you sign in. If you are already signed in, simply refresh the page.

    If you ARE NOT a Homeschool Planet subscriber, the Co-op will automatically create a FREE 30-day trial subscription for you using your Co-op email and password. After that, you can continue using the lesson plan(s) with the Free Version of Homeschool Planet for as long as you like, or purchase a Premium Version subscription. (Compare.)

Requirements:

  • You must have the associated IEW curriculum, available separately on this offer page.
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Absolutely love IEW--my homeschooled son writes better than both his sisters who have gone to private schools!
Christine M, Co-op Member
I used Student Writing Intensive B with my 5th, 7th, & 9th graders last year along with what I learned from Teaching Structure and Style. This approach to teaching writing can really help struggling writers. My boys benefited A LOT from the checklist approach. Each of them went from struggling to get out enough details for a single paragraph to cranking out enough details for three to five paragraphs in a short amount of time. While I could see some students struggling to transition from the checklist approach to applying the concepts natura...(more)
Emily, Co-op Member
I have been homeschooling for over 8 years. So far, I have graduated 2 from high school and have 4 more coming up the line. One of the hardest subjects for me, especially to motivate my student to actually do it without lots of moaning and complaining is writing. I was told to try IEW but the price scared me since I wasn't sure it would work. But I finally made the dive and could not have been happier! This is no longer a subject I hate. My children love the curriculum. We have used it for 3 years now. The second year we added their Fix-It and ...(more)
Mrs. Gray, Co-op Member
We have only just begun the IEW program, so I can scarcely tell how the children are progressing, but let me tell you this: it has very much helped ME as a teacher. Dr. Pudewa's teacher CDs have such a wealth of information on teaching in general - and of course on writing in particular - that I would consider it worth the price for that alone! However, so far the children are quite engaged by Dr. Pudewa's joyful approach to the subject of writing, and seem to enjoy what they are doing and be learning from what he is teaching. Win-win!! Thank y...(more)
Kathy R., Co-op Member
We have used IEW before and my daughter was happy to return to it after frustrations with Sadlier Writing Workshop ,which is really meant for Classrooms. She is using the U.S. History based writing lessons. I really like the new layout of the student and teacher's manuals.
Heidi Hayes, Co-op Member
I am using this program with my 7th grader who hates writing - but he says this program is ok and maybe he even likes it (high accolades from a 13 yo boy)! I am also using IEW with my 11th grader who has dyslexia -she likes that it lays out how to write with an organized methodology. We are only a few lessons into the program, but already it is helping both of my children with writing skills. I think that both of my students like that it doesn't require them to think of what to say from the get-go -- they just identify key words and rewrit...(more)
A. Armstrong, Co-op Member
My kids, ages 10 and 12, started IEW's Fix it! Grammar this year as part of their homeschool curriculum. We are on week four and the kids are loving it! We have used other grammar curriculum in the passed that they have found to be boring and tedious. Fix it teaches concepts that they immediately have to use in their own writing, which really reinforces what they've learned.
Erika W., Co-op Member
Since older children are using IEW for their writing, I decided to give Bible Heroes a shot for our younger kids. We are learning vocabulary with each lesson, how to narrate, what an outline is and all the parts of speech. I consider this English, Grammar and Bible all wrapped up in one neat little package. The appendices have all the vocabulary words and Game helps on card stock ready to cut and use during class or as a family activity through the week. Our daughter loves the pictures and we are letting her color them through the book. Thi...(more)
Sharon T., Co-op Member
I have taught SWI-A, Bible-Based Lessons,and Following Narnia. I will be teaching All Things Fun and Fascinating in the fall. I love how easy IEW's writing curriculum is to teach and how it breaks the art of writing down into manageable steps. I ordered AFF this spring and it was delivered very quickly!
Carrie G., Co-op Member
I have been struggling to teach my children writing skills. We began the Student Intensive Writing course two weeks ago. I can already see great improvement in their writing. The DVD lessons are quite enjoyable and very clearly teach the principles of writing. My children are reluctant writers, yet this program gives them the specific steps they need to do the "job" well, without wasting their time trying to figure out what is required. I highly recommend it!
Sherry (mother of 9), Co-op Member
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