Skills covered in What's the Big Idea? Level 1 include reading, note-taking, outlining, summarizing, logic, composition formats with emphasis on paragraphs and the simple five paragraph essay, grammar, editing, memorization and recitation, and Bible study.
As you build your order above, you will notice that there is an option to click "tuition". While this is optional, many parents choose this time to begin to submit their child's composition work for evaluation. It can be an important step in the development of the independent learner. The choice, of course is yours. No samples of composition are included in the manual.