Victorian Curriculum

English Workbook 1

This popular, stimulating workbook for junior secondary has been fully revised for the Australian Curriculum.

Book 1 provides a strong foundation for secondary English studies, introducing the skills that students will require for further studies. Each unit builds on the last to introduce new concepts and guide students through the building blocks of narrative and poetic texts.

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English Workbook 2

This popular, stimulating workbook for Year 8 has been fully revised for the Australian Curriculum.

Book 2 builds on the skills and knowledge introduced in Book 1, using a clear, logical sequence to introduce each new concept. The units guide students through understanding different perspectives, and how to tailor their persuasive writing accordingly. This workbook also features a strong focus on vocabulary and parsing words to discover meaning. To view a full topic list, download the Table of Contents.

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English Workbook 3

This popular, stimulating workbook for Year 9 has been fully revised for the Australian Curriculum.
The workbook takes a logical and sequential developmental approach, with new skills and knowledge introduced in each unit, reinforcing and building on existing skills. The units start with the exploring the familiar, teen life, and then use it as a base to explore more challenging concepts and to develop analytical and creative skills. For a complete list of topics, download the Table of Contents.

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English Workbook 4

This popular, stimulating workbook for Year 10 has been fully revised for the Australian Curriculum.
Book 4 takes a logical and sequential developmental approach, introducing important communication skills then illustrating how to employ them persuasively, and identify persuasive elements in other texts, while reinforcing skills introduced in previous books.

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Inspired English 1 – Teacher Book

Macmillan Education has worked with the National Gallery of Victoria to create this unique series aimed at using the power of art to develop skills in:

• critical thinking
• creative writing
• close reading
• visual literacy
• literary techniques
• vocabulary development.

Inspired English comprises a series of projects using works of art as inspiration. Each project develops visual analysis and interpretation skills while building literary skills through practical classroom lessons. The activities develop key elements of Years 7-10 of the English curriculum, including descriptive writing, persuasive writing, issues-based writing and poetry.

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Inspired English 2 – Teacher Book

Macmillan Education has worked with the National Gallery of Victoria to create this unique series aimed at using the power of art to develop skills in:

• critical thinking
• creative writing
• close reading
• visual literacy
• literary techniques
• vocabulary development.

Inspired English comprises a series of projects using works of art as inspiration. Each project develops visual analysis and interpretation skills while building literary skills through practical classroom lessons. The activities develop key elements of Years 7-10 of the English curriculum, including descriptive writing, persuasive writing, issues-based writing and poetry.

Continue reading...