Description - Essential Primary English by Jane Medwell
This book is the essential guide to teaching the Primary English curriculum. It offers guidance on how to teach the subject, as well as covering the theory and subject knowledge which underpins it. Covering the whole of the primary English curriculum the book focuses in particular on newer aspects such as the development of spoken language, the nature and development of comprehension and the teaching and learning of grammar. Key features include: * Practical teaching sequences, strategies and activities * Classroom Cameos suggest ways of delivering content through meaningful activities * 'Essential Subject Knowledge' boxes present brief exposes of essential knowledge * Subject Knowledge Quizzes enable you to self-check your knowledge * 'Insights into Research' boxes outline underpinning theory and research If you are teaching or training to teach in the primary phase then this book will help you address each area of the Primary English curriculum, covering the requirements for both Key Stage One and Key Stage Two.
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(239mm x 168mm x 12mm)
Open University Press
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Author Biography - Jane Medwell
Jane Medwell is Associate Professor in the School of Education at the University of Nottingham, UK. David Wray is Emeritus Professor of Literacy Education at the University of Warwick, UKDavid Wray is Emeritus Professor of Literacy Education at the University of Warwick, UK