Adapted from The Virginia Homeschool Manual. Compiled by Vicki Bentley, Susan Brooks, Janice Campbell, and Rachel Ramey. Most of the subject-specific resources can be ordered from the major curriculum suppliers listed under “Homeschool Material Sources,” but publisher websites are indicated where appropriate. Publisher websites often offer additional product information, articles, links to other sites, and free e-newsletters.
A Cache of Jewels and Other Collective Nouns
Kites Sail High. A Book About Verbs
Many Luscious Lollipops, A Book About Adjectives
Merry-Go-Round, A Book About Nouns
All these books by Ruth Heller teach grammar through poetry and beautiful art.
A grammar card game for two levels of play
Grades 2-6. Daily review of all grammar rules
Grades 4 and up
The Grammar Key
CD-ROM course with workbook
Great Editing Adventures and Great Explorations in Editing
Written by the creators of Learning Language Arts Through Literature. Students learn and review grammar as they search for the errors in several fun stories.
Harvey’s Elementary Grammar and Composition
An incremental approach using a storyline to teach grammar, with incremental review incorporated as in the Saxon math curriculum.
This developmentally-based grammar curriculum is freely available online.
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Language Arts at Home: The Homeschooler’s Guide to Teaching English Grammar, Composition, and Literature Appreciation
by Rachel Ramey
Provides information to equip parents to integrate language arts into students’ other studies.
The Latin Road to English Grammar
Available through Schola Publications.
Learning English with the Bible by Louise M. Ebner
Otherwise standard grammar textbook uses scripture as exercises.
Learning Language Arts Through Literature
A complete language arts program including grammar and literature.
Learning Grammar Through Writing
Recommended for use with Learning Language Arts Through Literature.
Workbook-based grammar for grades 1-6 and textbook-based grammar for grade 7. Uses jingles.
revised by Karen Andreola
A verbal method of grammar instruction based on Charlotte Mason’s books.
Multi-sensory approach to grammar.