iWonder is a new 1st year book for the Junior Certificate Higher and Ordinary level.
A new and accessible 1st year book for Ordinary and Higher Level English, featuring:
Fiction, Poetry, Personal Writing (non-fiction), Drama, Newspapers and Advertising, Sections on Writing Skills, Grammar/Spelling
Closely aligned with key skills and principles of new Junior Cycle NCCA framework. Spacious layout with a clear, visually attractive and colourful design. Greater variety of tasks, exercises and activities than in any other 1st year English textbook. Diverse and exciting selection of much-loved texts and contemporary literature. Clear learning objectives for each unit. Can be taught consecutively or thematically. Reading comprehensions follow a connect-extend-challenge progression. (Ideal for differentiation in a mixed ability class)
Enhanced grammar and language elements in line with national strategy on literacy, including short exercises that will reinforce students’ knowledge. Young Writer’s Toolkit with helpful sections on:
Writing short stories, describing, writing diaries and letters, analysing and writing poems, grammar and spelling.
Thinking Routines to help students organise their responses to texts. Writing Models and Graphic Organisers provide structured support for students’ writing. Useful ‘I Can’ statements after each unit for students’ self-assessmen. Excellent range of tasks for pair- and group-work.
Temporarily out of Stock.
Usually despatched in 1-2 weeks