What student doesn1t need a little edge in school? Whether it1s extra practice to get a struggling student up to grade level, added challenge for a gifted child, or skill review to bridge the gap between grades, the Advantage Series offers that edge. The Advantage Series goes a step beyond textbooks to help teach and reinforce basic skills in a creative, comfortable way so every child can experience success. Prepares students to communicate effectively as writers. Students learn how to craft sentences and paragraphs for various purposes and to edit their own work. The content of each lesson is strongly linked to the content area curriculum for the grade level, so students learn about science, social studies, and literature as they learn to write. The series will also prepare students to perform successfully on language and writing sections of proficiency and standardized tests. 112 pages each.