Your cart
Close Alternative Icon

Ready-Ed Publications

Basic Language Skills

$33.95

Size:
Book 1
Book 2
Book 3
Colour:
Blackline Master

Basic Language Skills Book 1 is based on either a fiction or non-fiction text, which is used as a source for the accompanying activities. In this learning resource, children are required to use reading skills such as prediction, interpretation, recall, inference and substantiation, as well as identify sequence, and interpret character traits. Aspects of grammar that are covered include punctuation, (possessive apostrophes and quotation marks for direct speech) and parts of speech (nouns, verbs and adjectives). Text types that the children will create include reports, journal writing, letter writing, writing instructions and story completion.

Author: Lyn Stephenson

Basic Language Skills Book 2 is based on a fictional narrative which is used as a source for the accompanying skill-based activities. Children are required to use reading skills such as prediction, interpretation and substantiation as they examine the underlying themes of each story. Aspects of grammar that are covered include punctuation, (possessive apostrophes and quotation marks for direct speech) and parts of speech (nouns, verbs and adjectives). Text types that the children will create include reports, letters, directions, advertisements and poetry.

Author: Tim Lowson

Basic Language Book 3 is based on either a fiction or non-fiction text, which is used as the source for the accompanying skill-based activities. Children are required to use reading skills such as identification of main ideas in the texts, sequencing and organising information, substantiating facts and recognising opinions. Aspects of grammar include use of abstract and collective nouns, use of simple and compound verbs, and punctuation. Text types that the children will create include newspaper articles, poems, letter writing and story maps.