From the Four Corners by Mike Royston
Look inside with Google Book Preview
From the Four Corners
By Mike Royston

From the Four Corners

A Melting Pot of Stories Embracing Different Cultures and Genres

Edited by See other recent books by Mike Royston
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $28.95
Your Price: $26.06 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.89! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.30 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



From the Four Corners by Mike Royston

Book Description

* Each Western story is paired by genre with a story from another part of the globe to make stories from other cultures relevant and accessible. * This pairing function encourages students to compare texts and is therefore a valuable preparation for an important skill required at GCSE. * There are three sections in the book, catering for Years 7, 8 and 9, making it suitable for all ages and abilities. * This collection is accompanied by book activities and a free online scheme of work available to download soon.Also new in 2007: Level Up A collection of short stories and texts to engage all levels of ability. Find out more

Buy From the Four Corners book by Mike Royston from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780435131364
ISBN-10: 0435131362
Format: Hardback
(188mm x 133mm x 14mm)
Pages: 184
Imprint: Heinemann
Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
Publish Date: 26-Apr-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Mike Royston

Very Short Stories by Mike Royston Very Short Stories, Hardback (February 2002)

These stories are written to help students focus on the use of language and structure where key aspects such as mood, characterization and setting are evoked in a short space of time. There are activities for exploring the stories at word, sentence and text level, with speaking and listening tasks.

Ways with Words by Mike Royston Ways with Words, Hardback (February 2001)

A collection of short stories with activities that invite students to explore how authors use language to: construct and develop plots; portray character; create setting and evoke atmosphere; and handle themes and abstract ideas.

Tales with a Twist by Mike Royston Tales with a Twist, Hardback (February 2000)

These stories with a twist have been chosen to motivate all Key Stage 3 students - especially boys. Including stories by well-known and popular authors, this exciting collection covers topics such as horror, science-fiction, sport, the supernatural, mystery and computers.

Fast and Curious by Mike Royston Fast and Curious, Hardback (February 1999)

These stories have been chosen to amuse, entertain and fascinate Key Stage 3 students. Including tales by Michael Rosen, Robert Swindells, and Neil Arksey, this collection covers topics such as sport, horror, science fiction, computers, war and the supernatural.

» View all books by Mike Royston

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about From the Four Corners book by Mike Royston and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Mike Royston close
Very Short Stories by Mike Royston
Ways with Words by Mike Royston
Tales with a Twist by Mike Royston
Fast and Curious by Mike Royston
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close