English A for CSEC®
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English A for CSEC®

By Imelda Pilgrim, Ken Haworth, Arlene Kasmally-Dwarika, Anthony Perry, Anne-Marie Scott-Grigg
US$ 26.99
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Book Description

Written by a team of experienced examiners and teachers, and matched to the requirements of the latest CSEC syllabus, English A for CSEC adopts a skills-based approach and engages students with a variety of carefully structured activities to maintain interest. CSEC examination-type questions throughout develop skills and provide valuable practice alongside interesting, audience-appropriate, extracts that meet the outcomes of the syllabus and the requirements of the
examination. A newly added SBA section focuses on core skills required for this aspect of the assessment.

Table of Contents
  • Front Cover
  • Title Page
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Unit 1
    • 1.1 Reading for information
    • 1.2 Fact and opinion
    • 1.3 Texts that inform and explain
    • 1.4 Summary Skills
    • 1.5 Grammar, vocabulary and spelling
  • Unit 2
    • 2.1 Reading: text structure and organisation
    • 2.2 Writing for a particular audience or purpose
    • 2.3 Formal and informal language
    • 2.4 Spelling: plurals, homophones and commonly misspelt words
    • 2.5 Reading and writing: structures and types of text
  • Unit 3
    • 3.1 Reading: infer and deduce
    • 3.2 Understanding and analysing a story
    • 3.3 Creating characters
    • 3.4 Narrative writing
    • 3.5 Language choices and exploring poetry
  • Unit 4
    • 4.1 Understanding bias
    • 4.2 Persuasive techniques
    • 4.3 Analysing argument
    • 4.4 Argumentative writing
  • Unit 5
    • 5.1 Word choice
    • 5.2 Writing to describe
    • 5.3 Making the correct language choices
    • 5.4 Writer, speaker and narrator
    • 5.5 Characters and dialogue
  • Unit 6
    • 6.1 Introduction to the School-Based Assessment (SBA)
    • 6.2 School-Based Assessment: Within-group activities
    • 6.3 School-Based Assessment: The written report
    • 6.4 School-Based Assessment: The oral presentation
    • 6.5 School Based Assessment: Reflection and participation
  • Unit 7
    • 7.1 Understanding exam Paper 1: Section 1
    • 7.2 Understanding exam Paper 1: comprehension
    • 7.3 Paper 2: summary
    • 7.4 Paper 2: communicating factual information
    • 7.5 Paper 2: narrative writing
    • 7.6 Paper 2: the argumentative essay
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • Back Cover
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