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Aiming For GCSE English

Helping students to make good progress in reading, writing, and grammar at KS3

Product Type
Software
Age Range
11-13
Environment
Classroom

Aiming for Progress in Reading, Writing and Grammar

Provides targeted support for all ability levels to help every student move forward from their achievement at Key Stage 2 towards GCSE success.

Whether you’re looking for a one-off lesson, snappy starters or a longer programme of study, these flexible resources are designed to fit around the needs of your teaching and your classes.

This Aiming for subscription will help you to:

  • Target areas of underperformance, with a chapter on each key reading skill written at the right level by experienced teachers and consultants
  • Develop the essential reading and commentary skills with clear, accessible explanations, inspiring examples and lively follow-up activities
  • Build confidence in grammar by exploring the effects of writers’ choices
  • Motivate and engage students, with exciting stimulus texts, fresh approaches to learning and a clear, colourful layout
  • Embed Assessment for Learning in your day-to-day teaching, with clear learning objectives, criteria for self and peer assessment on every double-page, and end of chapter checklists to help students understand how to progress
  • Gather evidence for periodic assessments, with the ‘Apply your skills’ tasks designed to build writing stamina and independence
  • Plan ahead without the stress, with ready-to-use lessons and teacher guidance to support each chapter
  • Support the transition to Key Stage 3 by reinforcing and building on the reading skills taught at Key Stage 2
  • Lay the foundations for GCSE success, with coverage of new skills such as summary and synthesis, and an expanded focus on Shakespeare and literary non-fiction

Aiming for Progress in Reading, Writing and Grammar Book 2 

  • This Aiming for subscription is the perfect starting point for students arriving at secondary school with a secure Level 3 or a low Level 4 in reading and writing
  • This one-year subscription gives you unlimited student and teacher logins to access the Aiming for Progress in Reading Book 2 and Writing and Grammar Book 2

Aiming for Progress in Reading, Writing and Grammar Book 3 

  • This Aiming for subscription is the perfect starting point for students arriving at secondary school with a secure Level 4 or a low Level 5 in reading and writing
  • This one-year subscription gives you unlimited student and teacher logins to access the Aiming for Progress in Reading Book 3 and Writing and Grammar Book 3

What’s included?

  • New lessons on grammar, summary and synthesis, literary non-fiction and Shakespeare
  • Student-friendly explanations and activities to build, develop and extend students’ literacy skills, showing them precisely what they need to do to progress
  • Extra teaching resources and automarked practice activities available on Collins Connect
  • The one-year subscription gives you unlimited student and teacher logins
Costs
£215.00 per annum

Aiming for Progress in Reading, Writing and Grammar Book 2: Collins Connect 1 year subscription – £215.00 + VAT

Aiming for Progress in Reading, Writing and Grammar Book 3: Collins Connect 1 year subscription – £215.00 + VAT

 

Trial Options
14 days

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