The English Workbook: Developing Literacy - Book G (Ages 12-13)- SECONDHAND

Author(s): Diane Henderson, Rosemary Morris

Secondhand Books


The English Workbook is a series of seven student workbooks, each supported by a separate teacher resource book. The workbooks, designed to improve and develop students’ literacy skills, consist of ten units of work, each focused on one of the following writing formats: procedures, recounts, expositions, narratives and reports. Each unit includes: - Student analysis of writing form, speaking and listening, group and individual activities, literal, inferential and applied comprehension questions, vocabulary development and extension, spelling strategies and rules practice; - Specific language features of the particular text, such as proper nouns, imperative verbs and punctuation, clearly and concisely explained with practice exercises; and - Writing activities focussed on specific writing skills related to the particular genre.Writing topics are set with planning proformas and editing and proofreading checklists. Student evaluation is included. Features: - ten units of work based on five writing formats - writing format analysis, activities and practice - planning proformas specific to each writing genre - speaking and listening, spelling and vocabulary - literal, inferential and applied comprehension - comprehensive literacy teaching and student practice activities - group and individual activities - editing and proofreading checklists - student assessment - supported by a teacher resource book

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781741264562SECA
  • : R.I.C. Publications
  • : R.I.C. Publications
  • : January 2007
  • : 300mm X mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Diane Henderson, Rosemary Morris
  • : Paperback
  • : en
  • : 372.6
  • : 12+ years.
  • : 186
  • : ill.