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Educational: English language: reading & writing skills

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Essential SQA Exam Practice: Higher English Questions and Papers

Essential SQA Exam Practice: Higher English Questions and Papers

Author: Judith Horne, Colin Eckford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2019

Exam board: SQA Level: Higher Subject: English First teaching: September 2018 First exam: Summer 2019 Practice makes permanent. Feel confident and prepared for the SQA Higher English exam with this two-in-one book, containing practice questions for every question type, plus two full practice papers - all written by an experienced examiner. - Choose which question types you want to revise: A simple grid enables you to pick particular question styles that you want to focus on, with answers provided at the back of the book - Understand what the examiner is looking for: Clear guidance on how to answer each question type is followed by plenty of questions so you can put the advice into practice, building essential exam skills - Remember more in your exam: Repeated and extended practice will give you a secure knowledge of the key areas of the course (Reading for Understanding, Analysis and Evaluation and Critical Reading) - Familiarise yourself with the exam papers: Both practice papers mirror the language and layout of the real SQA papers; complete them in timed, exam-style conditions to increase your confidence before the exams - Find out how to achieve a better grade: Answers to the practice papers have commentaries for each question, with tips on writing successful answers and avoiding common mistakes Fully up to date with SQA's requirements The questions, mark schemes and guidance in this practice book match the requirements of the revised SQA Higher English specification for examination from 2019 onwards.

Essential SQA Exam Practice: National 5 English Questions and Papers

Essential SQA Exam Practice: National 5 English Questions and Papers

Author: Brian Johnston, Colin Eckford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2019

Exam board: SQA Level: National 5 Subject: English First teaching: September 2017 First exam: Summer 2018 Practice makes permanent. Feel confident and prepared for the SQA National 5 English exam with this two-in-one book, containing practice questions for every question type, plus two full practice papers. - Choose which question types you want to revise: A simple grid enables you to pick particular question styles that you want to focus on, with answers provided at the back of the book - Understand what the examiner is looking for: Clear guidance on how to answer each question type is followed by plenty of questions so you can put the advice into practice, building essential exam skills - Remember more in your exam: Repeated and extended practice will give you a secure knowledge of the key areas of the course (Reading for Understanding, Analysis and Evaluation and Critical Reading) - Familiarise yourself with the exam papers: Both practice papers mirror the language and layout of the real SQA papers; complete them in timed, exam-style conditions to increase your confidence before the exams - Find out how to achieve a better grade: Answers to the practice papers have commentaries for each question, with tips on writing successful answers and avoiding common mistakes Fully up to date with SQA's requirements The questions, mark schemes and guidance in this practice book match the requirements of the revised SQA National 5 English specification for examination from 2018 onwards.

TouchWords: Clothes

TouchWords: Clothes

Author: Rilla Alexander Format: Board book Release Date: 08/10/2019

The Touchwords board book series brings essential concepts to life for babies and toddlers Sturdy and interactive, these board books combine touch, sight, and sound to help children experience and learn about the world. By allowing the child to trace the raised letters of a simple word and then trace its corresponding object, these books foster critical early reading and language skills, all while delighting readers with bright and eye-catching illustrations. With Touchwords: Clothes, build vocabulary and explore the fundamentals of what we wear - whether it's a frilly party dress or a pair of ripped jeans. Perfect for gifting at baby showers: This exquisitely designed board book is a beautiful addition to any baby's shelf and provides an educational element as well. If you and your child are fans of Baby Touch and Feel, Goodnight Moon, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, or Press Here, you'll love the Touchwords series.

TouchWords: My Day

TouchWords: My Day

Author: Rilla Alexander Format: Board book Release Date: 08/10/2019

The Touchwords board book series brings essential concepts to life for babies and toddlers Sturdy and interactive, these board books combine touch, sight, and sound to help children experience and learn about the world. By allowing the child to trace the raised letters of a simple word and then trace its corresponding object, these books foster critical early reading and language skills, all while delighting readers with bright and eye-catching illustrations. With Touchwords: My Day, build vocabulary and explore the exciting possibilities of a day - from washing to playing to sleeping and everything in between. Perfect for gifting at baby showers: This exquisitely designed board book is a beautiful addition to any baby's shelf and provides an educational element as well. If you and your child are fans of Baby Touch and Feel, Goodnight Moon, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, or Press Here, you'll love the Touchwords series.

An Observation Survey of Early Literacy Achievement (4th Edition)

An Observation Survey of Early Literacy Achievement (4th Edition)

Author: Marie M. Clay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/10/2019

The million-selling resource for early literacy assessment, widely used around the word by classroom and specialist teachers and has been an invaluable resource for early literacy assessment for many years. The survey incorporates six tasks: Letter identification, Running Records, Word Reading, Concepts About Print, Writing Vocabulary, and Hearing and Recording Sounds in Words.

Writing for Minecrafters: Grade 3

Writing for Minecrafters: Grade 3

Author: Sky Pony Press Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/09/2019

With Writing for Minecrafters: Grade 3, learning time feels more like game time! Writing for Minecrafters: Grade 3 features well-loved video game characters and concepts to encourage third grade writing practice. With Steve, Alex, zombies, creepers, and villagers to inspire them, young Minecrafters will be eager to fill the pages with their own words. Colorful art and engaging prompts invite kids to expand their vocabulary, practice proper grammar and capitalization, and write for different purposes and audiences. Each game-themed writing activity is designed to reinforce classroom learning and help kids meet the National Common Core language arts standards. Kids will get to express their creativity and writing skills with lessons in: Vocabulary development Adding detail with adjectives and adverbs Past, present, and future tense structure Sentence and paragraph structure Pre-writing strategies and idea building Informational, opinion, and narrative writing Reinforce classroom learning and help them meet the National Common Core language arts standards with this kid-friendly tool. Writing for Minecrafters is the best way to get all kids excited about writing. This educational series is created especially for readers who love the fight of good vs. evil, magical academies like Hogwarts in the Harry Potter saga, and games like Minecraft, Terraria, and Pokemon GO.

Complete English as a Second Language for Cambridge Lower Secondary Student Book 7

Complete English as a Second Language for Cambridge Lower Secondary Student Book 7

Author: Chris Akhurst, Lucy Bowley, Lynette Simonis Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 16/09/2019

Help students of all abilities develop a strong foundation in grammar and enhance their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Complete English as a Second Language is matched directly to the new Cambridge Curriculum Framework and embeds graded questions and practice opportunities within the student book and accompanying CD, ensuring students are thoroughly prepared for exam success. The levelled approach equips all students to confidently progress to Cambridge IGCSE.

Primary Writing Year 5

Primary Writing Year 5

Author: Herts for Learning Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 09/09/2019

Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Herts for Learning is the largest school company in the UK dedicated to improving education for young people. Collins are working with Herts for Learning to make their highly acclaimed resources available to schools throughout the UK.

Primary Writing Year 4

Primary Writing Year 4

Author: Herts for Learning Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 09/09/2019

Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Herts for Learning is the largest school company in the UK dedicated to improving education for young people. Collins are working with Herts for Learning to make their highly acclaimed resources available to schools throughout the UK.

Primary Writing Year 2

Primary Writing Year 2

Author: Herts for Learning Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 09/09/2019

Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Herts for Learning is the largest school company in the UK dedicated to improving education for young people. Collins are working with Herts for Learning to make their highly acclaimed resources available to schools throughout the UK.

English Subject Leaders Toolkit

English Subject Leaders Toolkit

Author: Herts for Learning Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 09/09/2019

This practical Toolkit has been put together to support anyone involved in the effective leadership of primary English. It supports English leaders to identify and plan curriculum intent, develop strategies for successful implementation and with measuring and articulating impact. This practical Toolkit has been put together to support anyone involved in the effective leadership of primary English. It covers all three primary phases. It supports English leaders to identify and plan curriculum intent, develop strategies for successful implementation and with measuring and articulating impact. The English Subject Leader Toolkit comprises a comprehensive suite of documents - audits, evaluations and planning frameworks - which can either be used as a complete package or individual components can be selected according to the school's needs.

Primary Writing Year 1

Primary Writing Year 1

Author: Herts for Learning Format: Loose-leaf Release Date: 09/09/2019

Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress. Improve primary writing with robust planning, assessment and moderation across the school. This practical Toolkit supports subject leaders and teachers to set clear expectations for primary writing in each year group and to effectively monitor and evaluate progress.