Calvert’s Verticy ELA course uses research-based instruction techniques to help students learn by looking, listening, speaking, touching and moving. This multi-sensory approach allows each child to learn in the way he or she does best. Students grow as effective, accomplished readers and writers as skills are mastered using our proven approach.
Verticy’s 7th Grade program includes one complete English Language Arts course comprised of 2 components: Grammar/Composition/Spelling and Literature.
The Verticy English Language Arts course includes everything you need to help your student become a competent reader and writer:
Students apply grammar and spelling concepts in their writing.
Students will write original reports, stories, and essays while using brainstorming techniques and various types of graphic organizers to organize their ideas, all while applying grammar skills and learning how to use context cues and spelling rules to recognize spelling, punctuation and grammatical errors. Students also practice reference skills such as using a dictionary and thesaurus.
Students gain comprehension and analysis skills through the appreciation of award winning novels and classical literature.
Student’s build reading confidence by exploring novels such as:
The Verticy program has changed my child’s life. He now has confidence in himself, and a love for learning new things. THANK YOU VERTICY!! You have saved a child’s mind and given him the ability to grow.— Alison S., Calvert Mom