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Key Skills in English

Key Skills in English

This series of six books has been designed to boost young learners’ key language skills. Covering levels 1 to 6, the books facilitate learner autonomy as well as encourage parental involvement.



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  • Class Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class 7, Class 8
  • Stage Foundational, Preparatory, Middle
  • Activities to provide focused practice in reading and writing
  • Across the series, tasks of graded difficulty levels to enable differentiated learning
  • Practice for a range of sub-skills, including vocabulary, spelling, punctuation, phonics, and grammar
  • Web support for learners ( ), downloadable answers and progress charts
  • Multimedia eBooks offer interactive learning with videos, animations, presentations, and audio for better concept comprehension and retention.
  • The audio feature offers a flexible learning experience by allowing students to listen to chapters. It also helps auditory learners and those with reading difficulties comprehend course material easily.
  • Interactive slideshows combine engaging visuals and concise text to help students better grasp concepts.
  • Interactivities engage students through quizzes, games, and more. Active participation leads to better retention of the concepts covered.
  • Animations simplify complex concepts with clear audio and engaging visuals, making it easy for students to understand.
  • Lesson plans offer comprehensive guidance for teachers, including pre-, post-, and while-reading activities, teaching strategies, and learning objectives.
  • Additional worksheets are provided for practice and reinforcements.
  • The question paper generator enables educators to create, organize and assess students’ understanding with a question bank based on Bloom’s taxonomy.

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