Author: David Hiam
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Release Date: 2016-06-13
Ensure that all students build the literacy skills they need to achieve their goals, whether that is completing Entry Level or stepping up to GCSE, with this complete set of structured and engaging resources - all in a single pack. * Help all students make good progress with a clear sequence of learning and carefully scaffolded activities that guide students through exploring, developing and applying the key skills for each Topic in the AQA specification. * Engage students with resources tailored to their reading age and interest age. * Ensure a smooth progression to the 2015 GCSEs with familiar features adapted from our AQA-approved GCSE series. * Pick up and teach with a single ready-made course covering Silver Step and Gold Step. Clearly structured according to the Step Up specification, the pack contains detailed lesson plans worksheets differentiated for Entry Level 1, Entry Level 2, Entry Level 3 and extension activities for GCSE-ready students. Readymade PowerPoints for front-of-class teaching include images and video links to capture students' interest. * Tailor resources to the needs of your students. All resources are delivered on an accompanying CD-ROM in a fully editable format so that as you develop confidence in teaching Step Up, you can adapt lesson plans and tasks to meet the particular needs of your students.
Author: Evelyn Goldsmith
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Release Date: 2006-01
Genre: English language
With over 1000 illustrated words, this dictionary is a great way to build up your child's vocabulary. Arranged thematically, children can look and find lots of words in a variety of familiar, colourful settings. Additional language support is given at the back of the book.
Teach AQA’s GCSEs in English Literature and English Language as one coherent course. Ensure all your students make good progress with rich, evolving resources that will help your classes enjoy English and develop the skills and understanding they need for examination success.
Ensure all pupils make progress relative to their starting points with quick and early intervention at any point in KS3 or GCSE maths. Step 1 write-in workbook roughly equates to the previous national curriculum level 3. * Easy to use for one-to-one with parents/mentors/tutors/teachers/non specialists * Help all students to make progress with clear guidance and practice on the page * Developed with the Head of Maths at Colne Community College, Brightlingsea, which has recently achieved an outstanding in Ofsted and improved GCSE results year on year * Secure catch-up money with an accompanying customisable letter to send to parents, teaching assistants etc. to explain the course and help with giving feedback in the books * Slot into your timetable with hours of work specified in the contents list * Encourage pupils with the appropriate grown-up design that looks similar to main textbooks * Focus on basic skills and fluency * Show how it's done with a worked example, then practice questions to check understanding * Traffic-light progress and confidence with the planning grid of contents * Measure progress at the end of each strand with the comments, next steps and misconceptions box to fill in * Develop fluency with short mental maths tests at the back * Celebrate progress with the certificate of achievement at the back * Use in conjunction with Collins diagnostic assessment and the rest of the Maths Frameworking course * Access answers online
Ensure progress at the right pace with Pupil Book 2.2, the middle tier for the second year of teaching KS3. With fluency, mathematical reasoning and problem solving integrated throughout you can be confident you’re covering the main aims of the new curric
Author: David Wood
Release Date: 2014
Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of WW2. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of old Tom Oakley - but his new-found happiness is shattered by a summons from his mum back in London.
The UK's #1 bestselling children's author, David Walliams, hailed as "the heir to Roald Dahl" by the Spectator, bursts onto the American market with Demon Dentist—and this is one dentist appointment you don't want to miss. Something strange is happening in Alfie's town. Instead of shiny coins from the tooth fairy, kids are waking up to dead slugs, live spiders, and other icky, terrible things under their pillows. Who would do something so horrific? Alfie is sure that Miss Root, the new dentist in town, is behind it all. There's nothing Alfie hates more than going to the dentist, but to solve this mystery, he may have to book a dreaded appointment. . . .
Author: Angus Rose
Release Date: 2005
Genre: English language
Indispensable grammar support for ages 9+, this lively handbook provides short, clear definitions of all key grammatical concepts plus lots of examples, tips on spelling, and dictionary and thesaurus work. Essential information covered in this guide includes: / Parts of speech (Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adjectives, Adverbs, Prepositions, Conjunctions, Interjections, Spotting Parts of Speech) / Word building (Affixes - Prefixes and Suffixes; Derivatives and Compounds) / Spelling guide (Three simple rules for better spelling; Eleven general rules) / Using a dictionary (Alphabetical order, Pronunciation, Parts of speech, Phrases and idioms, Word origins) / Synonyms and antonyms (Using a thesaurus to find synonyms, Making antonyms) / The Sentence (Word order, Phrases, Clauses, Types of sentence, Sentence construction) / Punctuation (Ending a sentence, Punctuation within sentences, Punctuation within words, Punctuation of speech, Punctuation of plays / The Paragraph (The topic sentence, Types of paragraph, Writing a paragraph, Using connectives, Sentence variation) / Special uses of language (Register, Standard English, Informal language, Special effects)
Author: Doug Lemov
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2016-08-15
The must-have companion workbook to the bestselling Teach Like a Champion 2.0 Teach Like a Champion Field Guide 2.0 is the teacher's hands-on guide to improving their craft. In Teach Like a Champion 2.0, veteran teaching coach Doug Lemov updated, improved upon, and replaced the original edition of this global bestseller, setting forth 62 of the most rigorously vetted and critically observed teaching techniques around. Field Guide 2.0 is a practical workbook for these 62 techniques, outlining all the tools a teacher needs to make champion teaching a reality in their classroom starting now. Coauthored by fellow educators Joaquin Hernandez and Jennifer Kim, the book is a practical guide for adapting the techniques to fit classrooms and teachers everywhere. With over 75 video clips of the techniques in play and 100+ field-tested activities to boot, Field Guide 2.0 is the professional development tool every school leader dreams of. It's the teaching playbook that every teacher, principal, and coach should have in their library, chock-full of actionable tools that unlock a teacher's potential so they can push their students to do the same! The updated '2.0' version of Teach Like a Champion written to update, improve upon and replace the original Just like Teach Like a Champion Field Guide helped educators put the original 49 techniques into practice, Field Guide 2.0 is the ultimate resource for the 62 techniques in Teach Like a Champion 2.0. They're the most rigorous, champion-vetted techniques yet and this book takes you through them from top to bottom with the kind of clarity and breadth you've come to expect from the experts at Teach Like a Champion. The book includes: Practical approaches to each of the 62 techniques 75+ video clips with analysis of the techniques in play in the classroom Hands-on activities to bring the 62 techniques from the page into the classroom Teach Like a Champion 2.0 is a book by educators for educators. It's about giving teachers what they need to share their strengths so that every teacher, from first year rookie to third-year veteran, can approach their classes with the skills they need for their students to succeed. Teach Like a Champion Field Guide 2.0 is the indispensable guide to getting there, one technique at a time.
Author: John Jackman
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
Release Date: 2014-11-01
Nelson Handwriting is a widely used handwriting scheme in schools throughout the UK. It provides a clear, practical framework for implementing and developing a whole school handwriting policy. The books are sequenced for progression and contain three levels of differentiation designed for a wide range of abilities. Structured units introduce clear teaching points followed by plenty of opportunities for practice.
Exam board: AQA Level & Subject: GCSE Biology First teaching: September 2016 First exam: June 2018 This Science Revision and Practice range contains clear and accessible explanations of all the GCSE content, with lots of practice opportunities for each topic throughout the book. Based on new research that proves repeated practice is more effective than repeated study, this book is guaranteed to help you achieve the best results. There are clear and concise revision notes for every topic covered in the curriculum, plus five practice opportunities to ensure the best results. Includes: * quick tests to check understanding * end-of-topic practice questions * topic review questions later in the book * mixed practice questions at the end of the book * free Q&A flashcards to download online * an ebook version of the revision guide