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Educational: English language: reading & writing skills

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KS2 Semantics Year 5/6 Workbook 2 - Antonyms

KS2 Semantics Year 5/6 Workbook 2 - Antonyms

Author: Dr Stephen C Curran, Warren Vokes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/01/2019

The Semantics series helps prepare children for the GL Assessment and CEM 11+ exams, SATs, CATs, the Northern Ireland Transfer Test, Common Entrance and scholarship examinations for independent schools, and all other styles of verbal reasoning/ability and English tests. All our materials have been rigorously classroom tested. The methodologies have been successfully used in AE Tuition classes for over 20 years.

KS2 Semantics Year 5/6 Workbook 3 - Homonyms

KS2 Semantics Year 5/6 Workbook 3 - Homonyms

Author: Dr Stephen C Curran, Warren Vokes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/01/2019

The Semantics series helps prepare children for the GL Assessment and CEM 11+ exams, SATs, CATs, the Northern Ireland Transfer Test, Common Entrance and scholarship examinations for independent schools, and all other styles of verbal reasoning/ability and English tests. All our materials have been rigorously classroom tested. The methodologies have been successfully used in AE Tuition classes for over 20 years.

KS2 Semantics Year 5/6 Workbook 1 - Synonyms

KS2 Semantics Year 5/6 Workbook 1 - Synonyms

Author: Dr Stephen C Curran, Warren Vokes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/01/2019

The Semantics series helps prepare children for the GL Assessment and CEM 11+ exams, SATs, CATs, the Northern Ireland Transfer Test, Common Entrance and scholarship examinations for independent schools, and all other styles of verbal reasoning/ability and English tests. All our materials have been rigorously classroom tested. The methodologies have been successfully used in AE Tuition classes for over 20 years.

Wicked Wording: KS2 Reading SAT Practice Teacher Resources

Wicked Wording: KS2 Reading SAT Practice Teacher Resources

Author: Keen Kite Books Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/01/2019

Don't let wickedly worded questions stop your pupils from showing their skills and knowledge. Prepare children for the different styles of questions included in the KS2 Reading SAT with this book containing varied practice in the style of language used and the format of the questions presented. Prepare children to deal with all kinds of tricky questions in their reading test with this resource. Each unit includes a photocopiable extract of high quality text (fiction, non-fiction or poetry), a photocopiable pupil question page which includes space for answers, a set of model answers with analysis of the language used in the questions and how this indicates the type of responses expected. Each unit * enables teaching of either retrieval or inference * develops vocabulary * includes questions covering one from summarising, predicting, identifying how content is related, or making comparisons across the text These questions provide teachers which can focus pupils on the language and visual structures used in the test, thereby building familiarity and confidence. Each unit can be used for targeted instruction or for precision intervention whether that be at whole class, group or individual pupil level. Written by top literacy consultant Rachel Clarke. Some included texts: The Star of Kazan by Eva Ibbotson The Orchard Book of Greek Myths by Geraldine McCaughrean The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper The Evacuee by Shirley Tomlinson (poem) The Apple Raid by Vernon Scannell (poem) Fishbones Dreaming by Matthew Sweeney (poem) African spider bites banana shopper (Guardian article) Greatest Ashes Moments by Nick Hunter Roman Life in Britain by Ciaran Murtagh 100 People Who Made History: Meet the People Who Shaped the Modern World by Ben Gilliland

Progress with Oxford: Comprehension Age 6-7

Progress with Oxford: Comprehension Age 6-7

Author: Fiona Undrill Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 17/01/2019

This Progress with Oxford Comprehension Age 6-7 workbook will help your child to progress with comprehension while having fun. It focuses on building children's understanding of text, an essential skill for both school and for life more generally. Each Progress with Oxford book is focused on the skills your child will need to master at each stage of the school curriculum. The books are precisely matched to your child's age to make sure they are aligned with school expectations for their year, helping children to fully achieve their potential. The series has been created to help every child develop essential skills at home, with minimal help and support. Picture clues are used to show very young children how to complete activities, whilst reminder boxes, tips and advice support older children to become self-sufficient learners. A lively character accompanies your child through all the colourful and engaging activities, and fun stickers are included to reward their work. A handy progress chart at the end of each book captures their achievements, so you both know what to do next. Find further support on the Oxford Owl at Home website, which provides specific advice on helping your child with reading comprehension, and fun activities to extend their skills.

Progress with Oxford: Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Age 5-6

Progress with Oxford: Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Age 5-6

Author: Jenny Roberts Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 17/01/2019

This Progress with Oxford Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Age 5-6 workbook will help your child to progress with grammar and punctuation while having fun. It focuses on developing the key grammar and punctuation skills taught in school for Year 1, as part of the Key Stage 1 curriculum. Each Progress with Oxford book is focused on the skills your child will need to master at each stage of the school curriculum. The books are precisely matched to your child's age to make sure they are aligned with school expectations for their year, helping children to fully achieve their potential. The series has been created to help every child develop essential skills at home, with minimal help and support. Picture clues are used to show very young children how to complete activities, whilst reminder boxes, tips and advice support older children to become self-sufficient learners. A lively character accompanies your child through all the colourful and engaging activities, and fun stickers are included to reward their work. A handy progress chart at the end of each book captures their achievements, so you both know what to do next. Find further support on the Oxford Owl at Home website, which provides specific advice on helping your child with grammar and punctuation, and fun activities to extend their skills.

Cambridge IGCSE (TM) First Language English Cambridge Elevate Digital Classroom Access Card (1 Year)

Cambridge IGCSE (TM) First Language English Cambridge Elevate Digital Classroom Access Card (1 Year)

Author: Marian Cox, Ebon Trenchfield Format: Digital product license key Release Date: 17/01/2019

Fully updated, flexible resources taking an active-learning approach that encourages students to aim higher in the 0500, 0524 and 0990 syllabuses. This card gives you access to your Digital Classroom resource on the Cambridge Elevate platform. Digital Classroom is the perfect accompaniment to the course. Share projectable versions of the coursebook and practice book with your class, display answers to the closed activities in a pop up window and present concepts in the classroom in alternative and engaging ways through presentations with video. The resource is perfect for presenting a text. Videos include interviews with writers like Benjamin Zephaniah and Saira Khan, as well as people from the worlds of media and advertising. Available as a 12-month single-user licence.

Year 4/P5 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Year 4/P5 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Format: Release Date: 15/01/2019

Check pupils are on track and making expected progress with six reading comprehension tests for Year 4/P5. Carefully selected extracts provide a range of vocabulary, styles and content to build reading skills towards KS2 SATs. Photocopiable and editable, these informal tests help identify gaps in learning and next steps. Assess pupils' comprehension skills in Year 4 with questions that use SATs style language to help build familiarity and confidence for end of KS2 tests. Measure progress every half term with illustrated, cross curricular fiction, non-fiction and poetry comprehension tests. There are two extracts per test. Check pupils are on track for the expected standard with guidance and SATs style mark schemes. Save time with high quality tests written by primary literacy experts and a range of unseen age-appropriate extracts. Easy to use with national curriculum objectives and content domain references set out in a yearly overview. Available for Years 1-6/P2-P7, you can provide a consistent and systematic way of assessing reading comprehension in your school.

Year 2/P3 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Year 2/P3 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Format: Release Date: 15/01/2019

Check pupils are on track and making expected progress with six reading comprehension tests for Year 2/P3. Carefully selected extracts provide a range of vocabulary, styles and content to build reading skills towards KS2 SATs. Photocopiable and editable, these informal tests help identify gaps in learning and next steps. Assess pupils' comprehension skills in Year 2 with questions use SATs style language to help build familiarity and confidence for end of KS1 tests. Measure progress every half term with short, illustrated, cross curricular fiction, non-fiction and poetry comprehension tests. There are two extracts per test. Check pupils are on track for the expected standard with guidance and SATs style mark schemes. Save time with high quality tests written by primary literacy experts and a range of unseen age-appropriate extracts. Easy to use with national curriculum objectives and content domain references set out in a yearly overview. Available for Years 1-6/P2-P7, you can provide a consistent and systematic way of assessing reading comprehension in your school.

Year 1/P2 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Year 1/P2 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Format: Release Date: 15/01/2019

Check pupils are on track and making expected progress with six reading comprehension tests for Year 1/P2. Carefully selected extracts provide a range of vocabulary, styles and content to build reading skills towards SATs. Photocopiable and editable, these informal tests help identify gaps in learning and next steps. Assess pupils' comprehension skills in Year 1 with questions that gradually introduce SATs style language to help build familiarity for end of KS1 tests. Measure progress every half term with short, illustrated, cross curricular fiction, non-fiction and poetry comprehension tests. Check pupils are on track for the expected standard with guidance and SATs style mark schemes. Save time with high quality tests written by primary literacy experts and a range of unseen age-appropriate extracts. Easy to use with national curriculum objectives and content domain references set out in a yearly overview. Available for Years 1-6/P2-P7, you can provide a consistent and systematic way of assessing reading comprehension in your school.

Year 5/P6 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Year 5/P6 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Format: Release Date: 15/01/2019

Check pupils are on track and making expected progress with six reading comprehension tests for Year 5/P6. Carefully selected extracts provide a range of vocabulary, styles and content to build reading skills towards KS2 SATs. Photocopiable and editable, these informal tests help identify gaps in learning and next steps. Assess pupils' comprehension skills in Year 5 with questions that use SATs style language to help build familiarity and confidence for end of KS2 tests. Measure progress every half term with illustrated, reading comprehension tests which cover stories, non-fiction, poetry and plays. There are two extracts per test. Check pupils are on track for the expected standard with guidance and SATs style mark schemes. Save time with high quality tests written by primary literacy experts and a range of unseen age-appropriate extracts. Easy to use with national curriculum objectives and content domain references set out in a yearly overview. Available for Years 1-6/P2-P7, you can provide a consistent and systematic way of assessing reading comprehension in your school.

Year 6/P7 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Year 6/P7 Reading Comprehension Progress Tests

Format: Release Date: 15/01/2019

Check pupils are on track and making expected progress with six reading comprehension tests for Year 6/P7. Carefully selected longer extracts provide a range of vocabulary, styles and content to build reading skills and stamina towards KS2 SATs. Photocopiable and editable, these informal tests help identify gaps in learning and next steps. Assess pupils' comprehension skills in Year 6 with questions that use SATs style language to help build confidence and prepare for end of KS2 tests. Measure progress every half term with illustrated, reading comprehension tests which cover stories, non-fiction, poetry and plays. There are two extracts per test. Check pupils are on track for the expected standard with guidance and SATs style mark schemes. Save time with high quality tests written by primary literacy experts and a range of unseen age-appropriate extracts. Easy to use with national curriculum objectives and content domain references set out in a yearly overview. Available for Years 1-6/P2-P7, you can provide a consistent and systematic way of assessing reading comprehension in your school.