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The Resource Junior English, Book 2, Andrew Hammond

Junior English, Book 2, Andrew Hammond

Label
Junior English, Book 2
Title
Junior English
Title number
Book 2
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Hammond
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The second title in the Junior English course is suitable for pupils aged 8+ (Year 4) and covers grammar, punctuation, spelling, oral work and wider reading whilst encouraging independent thinking.
  • "Another practical step in the laying-down of a sure foundation to our Year 4 boys' English. Junior English Book 2 is full of intersting and enthusiasm-provoking material with loads of suitable excercises. Well done Galore Park." Nigel Ramage, Papplewick School "Andrew Hammond has the winning formula of basing stretching work around several popular texts for this age group." Geraldine Matthews, Heath Mount School
Biographical or historical data
After some years in the legal profession, Andrew Hammond retrained as a teacher and has taught English for ten years in schools across the south east of England. He has prepared boys and girls for the 11+ and 13+ Common Entrance and Scholarship exams as well as working as a Year 5 class teacher, Year 6 Coordinator, KS3 Coordinator and Head of English and Drama. Andrew is the Head of English and Drama at Copthorne Preparatory School and lives in Surrey with his wife and three young rascals.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hammond, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 372.6
  • 372.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Primary
  • UK School Key Stage 2
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • Key Stage 2 National Tests
  • Educational: English language & literacy
  • 7-9 years; Home / Early Learning; Ordinary Printed Book Format; Non-character; Non Tie-in
  • Non-Fiction 7+
  • Languages
  • Educational: first/native language
Summary expansion
The second book in the Junior English course builds on the material covered in Book 1 and is suitable for pupils aged 8+ (Year 4 upwards). Covering grammar, punctuation, spelling, oral work and wider reading, this challenging book encourages independent learning and will ensure a thorough understanding of the study of English. - Follows straight on from Junior English Book 1 for a seamless transition in learning - Grammar, punctuation and spelling guidance throughout ensure pupils gain a strong grasp of the English language - Includes enchanting reading passages from texts such as Snow White, James and the Giant Peach and The Diary of Anne Frank to engage and inspire pupils An accompanying Answer Book is available featuring suggested answers and guidance for all the exercises in the book, enabling easy identification of gaps in knowledge and areas for improvement
Target audience
primary
Label
Junior English, Book 2, Andrew Hammond
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Paperback
Contents
Chapter 1 Snow White Snow facts (www.richardjwild.co.uk) Learning about language: Common and proper nouns Word order Can you spell? Words to show gender Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 2 Lost in paradise (Kensuke's Kingdom) A heavenly holiday (www.atlantistravel.co.uk) Learning about language: Adjectives Types of sentence Can you spell? Similar letters, different sounds Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 3 Inside the giant peach (James and the Giant Peach) Lots of legs Learning about language: Verbs Exclamation Marks Can you spell? Common endings (-ible, -able) Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 4 A surprising find (Brilliant the Dinosaur) The long-necked beast Learning about language: Missing letters (apostrophes 1) Its and it's Can you spell? Big, bigger, biggest Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 5 The Railway Children Steaming ahead (All About Trains) Learning about language: Personal Pronouns Simple Sentences Can you spell? Prefixes and suffixes Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 6 'Circus Elephant'-- 'Wolf' Precious animals Learning about language: Possessive Pronouns Belonging to... (apostrophes 2) Can you spell? Collective Nouns Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 7 Stig of the Dump Waste Learning about language: Speech Marks Imperatives Can you spell? i before e Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 8 'Crabs Walk Sideways' Crusty crab Learning about language: Alliteration Prepositions Can you spell? More common endings (-en, -on) Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 9 Together at last (The Silver Sword) Brave Anne (The Diary of Anne Frank) Learning about language: Adverbs Capital Letters Can you spell? -sion and -tion Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 10 The Iron Man The Obedient Robot Learning about language: Similes Compound Sentences Can you spell? Adding the letters -ing Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do
Control code
9781902984810
Dimensions
25x19x1 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9781902984810
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col.ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Junior English, Book 2, Andrew Hammond
Publication
Note
Paperback
Contents
Chapter 1 Snow White Snow facts (www.richardjwild.co.uk) Learning about language: Common and proper nouns Word order Can you spell? Words to show gender Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 2 Lost in paradise (Kensuke's Kingdom) A heavenly holiday (www.atlantistravel.co.uk) Learning about language: Adjectives Types of sentence Can you spell? Similar letters, different sounds Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 3 Inside the giant peach (James and the Giant Peach) Lots of legs Learning about language: Verbs Exclamation Marks Can you spell? Common endings (-ible, -able) Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 4 A surprising find (Brilliant the Dinosaur) The long-necked beast Learning about language: Missing letters (apostrophes 1) Its and it's Can you spell? Big, bigger, biggest Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 5 The Railway Children Steaming ahead (All About Trains) Learning about language: Personal Pronouns Simple Sentences Can you spell? Prefixes and suffixes Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 6 'Circus Elephant'-- 'Wolf' Precious animals Learning about language: Possessive Pronouns Belonging to... (apostrophes 2) Can you spell? Collective Nouns Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 7 Stig of the Dump Waste Learning about language: Speech Marks Imperatives Can you spell? i before e Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 8 'Crabs Walk Sideways' Crusty crab Learning about language: Alliteration Prepositions Can you spell? More common endings (-en, -on) Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 9 Together at last (The Silver Sword) Brave Anne (The Diary of Anne Frank) Learning about language: Adverbs Capital Letters Can you spell? -sion and -tion Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do Chapter 10 The Iron Man The Obedient Robot Learning about language: Similes Compound Sentences Can you spell? Adding the letters -ing Speaking and listening Have you read? Other things to do
Control code
9781902984810
Dimensions
25x19x1 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9781902984810
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col.ill.
Specific material designation
regular print

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