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Sight-Based Instruction™ is kind of a fancy name, we agree, but its meaning is very simple: ScratchCat has pioneered a very precise method of teaching and learning to help you reach your students through the power of active visual learning.

We’ve carefully chosen engaging video segments to pique students’ interest while offering a detailed explanation of the embedded concepts and principles. The visual lesson is followed by reading, writing, thinking and hands-on activities. And we know that the activities are far more meaningful and relevant than those of traditional programs. Why? Because your students will have been introduced to the content already through the video lesson. As they read more in the subject area, or complete a writing exercise or hands-on activity, they’ll have the necessary context to make the concepts and principles more than mere words on a page or mere actions in an activity. They’ll have mental pictures to assist their study.

The video segments do not…