Understanding English : Fiction Paperback / softback
Understanding English is a series of topic-based study books for children in Key Stage 2, providing rigorous practice of key subject areas.
Each topic contains a concise summary of the information required by the National Curriculum, making the series ideal for use as preparation for the Key Stage 2 tests.
Each book is a stand-alone resource, so children can either work through them in order or focus on individual aspects of the subject.
Together, the eight books support the whole of the Key Stage 2 English curriculum, providing a solid foundation for success in English. Fiction meets the National Curriculum requirements for Key Stage 2 English, and covers the following areas: genre, dialogue, structure, themes, conventions, traditional tales, fables, play scripts, story openings, modern fiction, language for effect, and book recommendations.
This book describes the features that make for a captivating story, including the use of character, suspense, setting and plot. Key features of Understanding English include: an 'Explanation' to introduce each topic; activities to consolidate and revise knowledge and skills; thought-provoking facts to foster a love of learning beyond the National Curriculum; 'Now you try' activities to develop children's understanding of English outside the classroom.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 40 pages
- Publisher: Schofield & Sims Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/01/2015
- Category: English literature
- ISBN: 9780721712963
- Paperback / softback from £4.95