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National English Skills 8 : Student Workbook  & eBook - Australian Curriculum Edition - Sadler

National English Skills 8

Student Workbook & eBook - Australian Curriculum Edition

By: Sadler


Published: 4th September 2011
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This rich and innovative full-colour workbook comprises skills-based units that addresses all strands of the Australian Curriculum - Language, Literature and Literacy.

Written by some of Australia’s leading authors this lively and student-friendly book provides skills-based units covering a wide range of popular topics.

The topics:
• build comprehension strategies, spelling and vocabulary development, and an understanding of grammar and language
• focuses on the concepts of culture, identity and context
• provide high-interest literary, non-literary and media texts for appreciation, understanding and analysis
• explore the structures and language features of diverse texts, including persuasive and visual texts
• offer opportunities for students to apply their skills to create written, spoken and multimodal texts
• address the cross-curriculum priorities outlined in the curriculum.

The workbook comes with 15 months access to an interactive eBook version at Macmillan's digital home, onestopdigital. Digital only access is also available.

1. Culture and identity
2. Visual texts
3. Aboriginal perspectives
4. Points of view
5. Advertising
6. Improve your spelling
7. Breaking news
8. Exploring stories
9. Autobiography
10. The novel
11. The language of poetry
12. The power of words
13. Humour
14. Science fiction
15. Let’s punctuate
16. Drama
17. Speaking out
18. Using paragraphs
Back-of-the-book dictionary

ISBN: 9781420229899
ISBN-10: 1420229893
Series: Macmillan Secondary National English Skills
Audience: Primary / High School
For Grades: 8
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Published: 4th September 2011
Publisher: MEA Secondary
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 29.7 x 21.1  x 2.1
Weight (kg): 0.531
Edition Number: 1