Literacy Links D Teaching and Assessment Guide


SKU/ISBN: 978-1-897529-54-6

Integrated word study and spelling units for grades 4-6 students - teaching and assessment guide.

Teach word study that is theme-based, pattern-based, and strategy-based using these systematic, layered units that easily integrate with reading, process writing, and media literacy.


  • motivating reading selections feature a crew of dynamic characters living marvellous adventures
  • thematic and pattern-based reading and spelling words are learned in the context of the selections and illustrations
  • short reading response activities advance the understanding of the selection
  • a balanced variety of strategies are used to explore word meanings and patterns to build ever-expanding reading and writing vocabularies
  • motivating journal writing prompts encourage the students to use their new vocabulary meaningfully in their writing
  • a process writing lesson linked to the unit theme completes each unit
  • 142 pages