This resource was developed prior to the curriculum redesign in 2015. While it does not align with current learning standards, it may have value as a content source. Teachers may need to make adjustments to ensure accurate alignment with current curriculum:

Module 4: It's Rhyming Time!, Grade 1, version 03 (Print)

In this module your child will have the opportunity to read and appreciate good poetry, and then write his or her own poems. This module consists of only one set of work. In this set, your child is introduced to the following poetry styles, rhyming couplets, acrostic poems and Nursery Rhymes. Your child will share in the reading of these types of poems, and is asked to create his or her own poems. Finishing Off activities will focus on Shadows. Your child will be introduced to the Keyboarding program, Read, Write, and Type.

REMEMBER to order the shared resources for the Grade 1 Program. They can be found under the separate heading titled, "Grade 1 Shared Resources".

PLEASE NOTE: References are made to web-based resources throughout the DES Primary Program materials. Access to these web resources is not available with the purchase of the DES Primary Program materials. To receive access to these web resources, students need to be registered with a BC Distance Education School.

Some of the learning resources associated with this module may be unavailable from our publisher or no longer stocked due to no/low sales. Modules can be used without the learning resources on a limited basis, particularly with respect to projects and activities. The following textbook is referred to in this module, but no longer stocked:
Clothes Poems (ISBN-10: 0-19-916528-9 or ISBN-13: 978-0-19-916528-5)

If you have questions about the DES Primary Program materials, contact Open School BC's Customer Service at 250-356-2820, 1-888-883-4766 (toll-free) or

** indicates a Print-on-Demand product. These items are non-returnable.

Product Code Quantity Price
Module 4 Guide, Grade 1, version 03 ** 7540004297 $31.15EA
This guide, written to the Home Instructor, consists of lessons and activities related to the theme of the module for the home instructor and child to explore. **This is a Print-on-Demand product, it is non-returnable.
Module 4 Student Book, Grade 1, version 03 ** 7540004298 $9.34EA
This book for students consists of theme-related activities that is sent to the teacher for assessment and evaluation. ** This is a Print-on-Demand product; it is non-returnable.
Module 4 Resource Package, Grade 1, version 03 ** 7540004299 $9.34EA
This added resource consists of tear-out pages used by the student to complete activities. ** This is a Print-on-Demand product; it is non-returnable.