Thirty carefully selected comprehension passages, each followed by exercises and a variety of language activities. Specially designed to teach and test language and comprehension skills in primary schools, this series is an ideal preparation for the common entrance examination. Adapted from Once A Week Comprehension.
Primary Comprehension Skills is a four book series written especially for Caribbean Primary schools. It provides a series of graded reading passages and a variety of exercises designed to help children develop the skills they need to read with understanding.
The revised series offers:* A new pre-reader which provides activities to develop visual and mental skills* Revised Readers 1, 2, 3a and 3b which contain extensive improved notes for teachers* Entirely new workbooks 1, 2 and 3, which relate to the readers and offer training in phonics, comprehension and other important reading skills.The New Caribbean Readers series consists in:Pre-readerBook 1Book 2Book 3aBook 3bWorkbook 1Workbook 2Workbook 3The authors of this series are P. Mordecai, G. Walker Gordon, D. Brown and D. Clark.
English Alive! is a four-book series designed specifically to meet the needs of English students in Caribbean secondary schools. The series adopts a lively and exciting new approach to the study of English, helping students to become more confident in their use of English and ultimately succeed at their exam.
New Caribbean Junior English has been fully revised and updated to provide an integrated approach to language arts. The new edition of this popular and well established course retains well-loved material from the previous edition and · has clearly laid out pages to make the books more accessible and easy to use, · is colourful, lively and attractive to appeal to children of all abilities, · includes new material reflecting life in the Caribbean to stimulate and engage children, · features vibrant and appealing illustrations by Caribbean artists, · contains cross-curricular content to provide a truly integrated course that reinforces learning in other curriculum areas, such as social studies and science, · offers a wide range of activities to help children develop their reading and writing skills. Further support for teachers is provided at the end of each book and our website at www.caribbeanschools.co.uk
A Complete English Course for the Caribbean Learner
Author: Gillian Pilgrim-Thomas
Category: English language
A resource students can learn from and add to as they practise, revise and improve their English language skills in their own time and at their own pace. Includes cover-to-cover activities related to core skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing, as well as the mechanics of language, grammar and vocabulary. Literature, language appreciation, media and cross-curricular skills development are consistently integrated throughout. Part of the Achieve! series A 4-level print and digital English language course designed specifically for the Caribbean learner, spanning lower secondary and CSEC®. Achieve! delivers comprehensive syllabus coverage through its range of interactive components that support students and teachers in the life-long development of English language and literacy skills.
"English Alive! is a series designed specifically to meet the needs of English students in Caribbean secondary schools. The book covers the key areas of reading comprehension, listening and speaking, writing grammar and language usage and vocabulary development. Particular attention is given to the often challenging area of poetry. The book also covers common errors made by students. A reference section contains verb tables, including a section on tenses (notoriously difficult for learners), irregular verbs and a glossary of language words and literary terms,"--page  of cover.
Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners turns hundreds of ELL studies into dozens of strategies for regular classroom instruction. Nancy Cloud, Fred Genesee, and Else Hamayan have examined the research evidence to determine what works for ELLs. They recommend best practices for teaching English learners to read and write from emergent literacy to primary school and on through middle school and include helpful features that make the research directly accessible to all teachers.
This is a comprehensive primary language course, tailor-made for the Caribbean. It features an integrated approach, covering all skills and syntax areas of the syllabus, such as grammar, listening and speaking, reading, phonics, spelling, writing and learning skills; focuses on the early years; and has strong teacher support.