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Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11 Susan Elkin

Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11 By Susan Elkin

Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11 by Susan Elkin


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Solid and rigorous practice material in reading and comprehension for children to work on throughout the year, and in preparation for KS2 SATS English tests, pre-tests and 11 Plus Common Entrance 11 plus exams.

Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11 Summary

Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11 by Susan Elkin

Solid and rigorous practice material in reading and comprehension for children to work on throughout the year, and in preparation for pre-tests and 11 Plus Common Entrance exams.

Give pupils the best chance of success in Pre-Tests and 11 plus exams with varied and thorough reading and comprehension exercises. This write-in workbook for pupils aged 9-11 provides 25 different passages with questions, tips and advice, plus pull-out answers.

- Appreciate how writers use language to create effects
- Learn the meaning of unfamiliar words in context and grow vocabulary
- Write accurate and detailed responses to questions about reading

Also covers: reading for meaning, close reading, deduction, understanding implication and nuance.

Also available from Galore Park:
- Writing Workbook Age 9-11
- Spelling & Vocabulary Workbook Age 9-11
- Grammar & Punctuation Workbook Age 9-11

About Susan Elkin

Susan Elkin M.A. B.A. (Hons.) Cert. Ed. taught English for 36 years and was a member of the English department at Benenden School from 1993 to 2004. She is now a full-time freelance writer, journalist and author of over 30 books including So You Really Want To Learn English books 1, 2 and 3 and English Year 9 published by Galore Park. Her e-book (Kindle 2103) Please Miss We're Boys describes - with humour - her first teaching job as a naive young woman in an all boys' school in 1960s Deptford.

Table of Contents

  • 1: Travels with Charley (John Steinbeck)
  • 2: The Lesson (Edward Lucie-Smith)
  • 3: The Hunchback in the Park (Dylan Thomas)
  • 4: The Way through the Woods (Rudyard Kipling)
  • 5: Afternoon in the School, The Last Lesson (D.H. Lawrence)
  • 6: Captain Cook (Susan Elkin)
  • 7: The human ear (susan Elkin)
  • 8: Nurse Edith Cavell (Susan Elkin)
  • 9: A Street Cat Named Bob (James Bowen)
  • 10: Ghandi (Amy Pastan)
  • 11: Tinder (Sally Gardner)
  • 12: Oliver! (Nicola Klein)
  • 13: Wind and rain (Sara Smyth)
  • 14: Please Miss We're Boys (Susan Elkin)
  • 15: Alone on a Wide Wide Sea (Michael Morpurgo)
  • 16: Hamlet (Leon Garfield)
  • 17: The good wife and the bad husband (Susan Elkin)
  • 18: Cranford (Elizabeth Gaskell)
  • 19: Watching the Tree (Adeline Yen Mah)
  • 20: Great Expectations (Charles Dickens)
  • 21: The Cataract of Lodore (Robert Southey)
  • 22: Adders (Susan Elkin)
  • 23: The Voices at the Window
  • 24: The Child's Elephant (Rachel Campbell-Johnston)
  • 25: The Morning Gift (Eva Ibbotson)

Additional information

GOR010456463
9781471829659
1471829650
Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11 by Susan Elkin
Used - Like New
Paperback
Hodder Education
2014-09-26
88
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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