Literature of Treasure Trove The And the Art of Understanding It
Levels 1& 2
Designed for independent study—no prior literary knowledge needed by the parent!
Lead your student to understand and love literature with this in-depth, Catholic program written by homeschooling parent Roxanna Hebson! Levels 1 and 2 consist of a non-consumable GUIDEBOOK and a consumable NOTEBOOK which guide the student through classic works of children’s literature. Level 1 titles: Little House in the Big Woods, The Father Brown Reader, Minn of the Mississippi, The Winged Watchman, and The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Level 2 titles: The Wizard of Oz, Madeleine Takes Command, The Borrowers, Misty of Chincoteague, and The Magician’s Nephew The Treasure Trove of Literature, Levels 1 & 2 include: • Vocabulary; • Reading comprehension questions; An Easy-to-Use, Catholic Literature Program with Hands-On Activities
• Literary elements: setting, character, plot, and theme; • Literary devices and figures of speech (alliteration, irony, similes, and more); • Character analysis; • Weekly questions for individual or group discussion; • Weekly study of a virtuous character quality and a saintly role-model; • Weekly games, projects, and activities; • Final project for each book.
To encourage independent study skills, all instructional material in the Guidebook and Notebook is directed to the student. Removable parent resources include a complete answer key and a detailed guide to discussion questions. Each level is designed to be completed in one year, but could be completed more slowly. Level 1 is recommended for fourth grade, and Level 2 for fifth grade. However, they could also be used with older students, up to seventh or eighth grade.