ERIC Number: ED066743
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Language Arts: Mechanics and Usage K-12.
Instructional Objectives Exchange, Los Angeles, CA.
This revised collection is presented in a new format. Each objective consists of stating the general objective, giving directions, sample items, and answers. Objectives covering a wide range of writing problems are included emphasizing the improvement of clarity in expression. The text is divided into two categories: Mechanics and Usage. There are 42 objectives in the Mechanics category. Sub-categories include capitalization and punctuation such as: terminal punctuation, abbreviations, simple and complex sentences, colons, and practice in integrating capitalization and punctuation. Usage includes sentence sense, diction, agreement, and exactness. Sentence precision stresses reduction of wordiness, effectiveness, and accuracy. The material is presented according to skill areas as opposed to grade levels. (GR)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Criterion Referenced Tests, Curriculum Guides, Diction, Educational Objectives, Elementary Schools, English Curriculum, Grammar, Kindergarten, Language Arts, Language Instruction, Language Usage, Punctuation, Secondary Schools, Sentence Structure, Skill Development
Instructional Objectives Exchange, P. O. Box 24095, Los Angeles, Calif. 90024 ($8.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California Univ., Los Angeles. Center for the Study of Evaluation.
Authoring Institution: Instructional Objectives Exchange, Los Angeles, CA.
Note: Revised Edition