The four-volume teacher edition incorporates phonics, prereading, and math lessons as well as segments teaching skills in language arts, handwriting, social studies, and science. Center ideas and music, art, and cooking activities are integrated into the lessons. Making Sounds Make Sense helps the teacher by introducing letter-sounds. Step Write Up engages the children in group writing experiences. Eager Beavers sections offers teaching guides for advanced students. Music with Honey develops rhythm, coordination, and music awareness skills.