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Perfection Learning


Founded by two educators in 1926, Perfection Learning® provides high-quality, innovative curriculum solutions to K-12 schools across the country and internationally.

For over 90 years, Perfection Learning® has been a leader in literature and language arts programs for grades 6-12. These programs cover the complete range of language arts skills and course areas with both textbooks and supplemental programs. Innovative literature programs provide cost-effective solutions for teaching critical thinking skills and incorporating the demands of Common Core and state standards. K-8 reading/language arts solutions include hybrid print/digital handwriting and spelling programs, nonfiction reading, and intervention programs in reading and math.

The company provides cutting-edge digital physics programs for high school and higher education. Designed for 21st century learners, Kinetic Physics incorporates video and electronic whiteboard lessons; interactive problems, activities, and digital tools; and a robust online assessment and course management system.

In 2013, Perfection Learning® acquired AMSCO School Publications. For over 75 years, AMSCO has excelled in providing high-quality materials in social studies; AP®, ACT, and SAT preparation; world languages; science; language arts; and more. All of us at Perfection Learning are pleased to continue this tradition.

Perfection Learning® is also one of the leading providers of trade books to classrooms across the country and delivers an unsurpassed selection of novels, nonfiction books, classroom collections, and literature-based teaching support.


Literature, language arts, digital physics curriculum, reading and math intervention, online writing software, world languages, communication arts, Common Core trade book collections, test preparation, nonfiction reading, handwriting, spelling, language arts, science, and more.


38 Basic Speech Experiences

9th - High School | Book, Online resource The classic public speaking text Students are up on their feet speaking from the first to the last chapter in this project-based text. Each chapter is structured around a speaking project that...
Topic: Speech

6 Trait Power Write

7th - College | Online class A breakthrough online instructional tool to manage the writing process across the curriculum All Content Areas, All Teachers, All Students This research-based online writing instruction program...
Topic: Writing & Composition
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3rd - High School | Book Develop students' thinking skills and vocabulary strategiesStudents use associations and relationships to determine the meaning of words and concepts. Educators have long realized that working with...
Topic: Vocabulary

AP Literature and Composition: Preparing for the Advanced Placement Examination

High School | Book, Online class A reader-friendly approach to the content students need to know to succeed on the AP exam The Advanced Placement English Literature and Composition Test measures a student’s ability to read,...
Topic: AP Literature

Basic Drama Projects

High School | Book The best-selling project-based theatre text Perfect for both beginning and advanced theatre and technical theatre courses—students are actively involved in learning, a must in a drama course. 642...
Topic: Drama

Common Core Writing Companion

3rd - High School | Book Step-by-step instruction on each aspect of writing addressed in the Common Core State Standards Common Core Writing Companion offers instruction in all aspects of effective writing as well as...
Topic: Writing & Composition

Creative Communication: Projects in Acting, Speaking, Oral Reading

6th - High School | Book Imaginative projects keep students actively involved This student book is especially for teachers who believe that students learn best by getting on their feet and speaking. Excellent for short...
Topic: Speech

Drama for Reading & Performance: Collection One

6th - 9th | Book Exciting plays by distinguished playwrights will revive your language arts or drama curriculum Drama adds interest and variety to your curriculum, develops speaking and listening skills, and builds...
Topic: Drama

Drama for Reading & Performance: Collection Two

High School | Book Exciting plays by distinguished playwrights will revive your language arts or drama curriculum Drama adds interest and variety to your curriculum, develops speaking and listening skills, and builds...
Topic: Drama

Everyday Words from Classic Origins

6th - High School | Book Excellent preparation for the ACT and SAT The ability to recognize Greek and Latin root or base words is a powerful vocabulary strategy. This workbook teaches over 1,000 words with classic bases or...
Topic: Vocabulary

Grammar in Practice Series

6th - High School | Book All the grammar basics students need to succeed This series offers instruction, review, and practice in the basics of grammar, mechanics, and composition. Concepts build on one another from book to...
Topic: Grammar

Grammar Works For Better Writing

3rd - 8th | Book Integration of grammar and writing Grammar Works is a six grade level series of workbooks designed for elementary and middle school students. These books add a strong grammatical dimension to the...
Topic: Grammar

Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Values in Conflict

High School | Book, Online resource The basics of Lincoln-Douglas debate for novice and intermediate debaters This is the most complete introductory text available on preparing for and participating in the highly popular...
Topic: Debate

Mastering Competitive Debate

High School | Book, Online resource The must-have basics for all competitive debate formatsCurrent information about all competitive debate formats make this text a must for your students. The content focuses on policy debate, with...
Topic: Debate

Mastering Competitive Individual Events

9th - High School | Book Thorough instruction in major speech and drama individual eventsUtilizing a step-by-step approach, students and coaches learn to prepare for and present major speech and drama events in state and...
Topic: Speech

One Act

3rd - 8th | Book Easy-to-follow read-aloud plays improve fluency and comprehensionIntroduce students to classic literature, folktales, and historical figures while building oral reading fluency, developing...
Topic: Drama

Perfection Learning® Spelling with Integrated Language Arts

1st - 6th | Book Teach students to spell while improving reading, writing, and language arts skills Research has shown that students who are taught to recognize spelling generalizations among words show more...
Topic: Spelling

Precalculus: Concepts and Applications

High School | Book, Online resource Designed with the rigor, problem solving, and applications needed for students to be successful in future mathematics courses and careers Chapter Exploratory Activities ignite students’ prior...
Topic: Pre-Calculus

Preparing for the NEW SAT: Mathematics

High School | Book, Online resource The most complete SAT math guide on the market! Students raise their confidence and SAT score by using diagnostic tests and correlations charts to target specific content-area weaknesses with...
Topic: SAT Subjects

Progress to Success

9th - High School | Book A comprehensive, integrated curriculum for scaffolded skill instructionStudents practice and apply reading, writing, speaking and listening, and language skills as an extension of close reading of...
Topic: English as a Second Language (ESL)

Projects in Professional Communications

9th - High School | Book, Online resource Help students prepare for the demands of communication in today's workplaceA comprehensive overview of professional communications—its history, the role of technology, ethics and responsibilities,...
Topic: Business Communication

Projects in Speech Communication

9th - High School | Book, Online resource A practical and comprehensive textbook with a hands-on communication project in every chapter Students practice and apply communication skills from the first to the last chapter. As students...
Topic: Communication Skills

Raising the Curtain: Activities for the Theatre Arts Classroom

6th - High School | Book A creative and energetic theatre resource bookWritten for the theatre arts instructor, Raising the Curtain features hundreds of hands-on, on-your-feet activities for the novice to advanced theatre...
Topic: Drama


High School | Book Make your Shakespeare unit a true Shakespeare-ience!Based in scholarship and incorporating the best teaching practices, these unabridged versions of Shakespearean plays will help students master...
Topic: Drama

Slant Manuscript Series

Pre-K - 6th | Book Colorful, engaging student books and a clear, consistent instructional approach build effective letter formation skills. research-based handwriting instruction and practice in less than 15 minutes...
Topic: Handwriting