Primary English: Knowledge and Understanding 8ed

Author: Griffiths, Vivienne
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Pub Date: 24/04/2017
ISBN: 9781526402981
Availability: Out of Stock
Tutor: Becky Austin
Department: School of Teacher Education & Development
Quick overview The is the essential subject knowledge text for primary English that will secure the knowledge and understanding needed for confident, creative and effective teaching.
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Now with online resources to support subject knowledge!

Secure subject knowledge and understanding is the foundation of confident, creative and effective teaching. To help your students master this, the 8th edition of this established text now comes with a range of online resources available on the brand new companion website including:
Interactive English subject knowledge audit: to assess your students subject knowledge in primary English. Save valuable teaching time at the start of the year by setting is as a pre-course audit and ensure students have an accurate picture of their ability before they begin. Grading your students' overall performance, results can be shared with you immediately and include further reading suggestions so students can revisit areas where they require improvement.Reflective self-assessment questions: more than 70 `check your learning' questions help consolidate students' understanding of each chapter topic and monitor their learning as they work through the book.Irregular verbs: a handy reference of all the irregular verbs so trainees can teach English confidently.Glossary: building students' knowledge, the full online glossary of terms for English helps them know their `digraph' from your `soliloquy'.

This 8th edition, covering the whole primary curriculum, also includes new chapters on handwriting and the nature of learning. Updated interactive activities throughout the book engage students in their learning and enable discussion. Using this book in conjunction with the free online resources really makes this the complete package for developing English subject knowledge.

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