Parts of speech
4 Adjectives and adverbs
5 Prepositions and conjunctions
REVISION TEST 1
8 Sentence types
9 Commas, semicolons and colons
11 Punctuating speech
REVISION TEST 2
12 Word origins, prefixes and suffixes
13 Synonyms, antonyms and homophones
14 Figures of speech
15 Language register – informal language
16 Non-discriminatory and emotive language
17 The language of imaginative texts
18 The language of informative texts
19 The language of persuasive texts
REVISION TEST 3
Paragraphs and essays
21 Preparing to write an essay
22 Planning an essay
23 Writing a general essay
24 Writing a persuasive essay
25 Writing a text-response essay
26 Writing a report
27 Editing and proofreading an essay or report
REVISION TEST 4
Includes a variety of text types, including imaginative, visual, persuasive and informative texts.
Pedagogical structure introduces key concepts, encourages application of basic principles and extends learning by consolidating understanding.
Builds understandings of parts of speech, clauses, sentences, vocabulary and punctuation.
Each self-contained unit includes a variety of worksheets ideal for in class activities or homework.
Spelling activities integrated throughout all units.
Revised tests, activities and text samples in each unit.
Hole-punched and perforated pages for easy use.
Teacher support resources and suggested responses through NelsonNet.