Literature: Opal, Grade 3, Student Workbook
The Opal student workbook has been formatted for 3rd sensibilities. The layout and graphics are visually appealing, with sufficient space between lines and exercises for the younger student writer. The color components on each page help engage the young student. Opal has vocabulary exercises in the form of word games and puzzles. With Opal, students see that language is fun. In addition to two vocabulary activities for each prose selection, the workbook includes language arts skills activities, writing activities, and a graphic organizer. The six workbook pages accompanying each selection assist the 3rd grader in developing analytical and writing skills. The Opal workbook has been developed with our hallmark wit, humor, and creativity.