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Jacaranda English 8 LearnON (Online Purchase)

ISBN: 9780730392507
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RRP: $30
Jacaranda English

Making English relevant for every student

The new Jacaranda English series gives students every opportunity to engage and succeed with a concept-based approach and rich, multimodal learning experience. Written by our talented teacher-author team, it is built to ensure students of all abilities can develop their essential English skills.

Innovation for the modern classroom
Simple on the surface, incredibly powerful underneath – you get access to Australia’s most powerful online learning platform through a flexible annual subscription. Also available as a Writeable Textbook for those who want to practise their handwriting.

Helping every student succeed
Engaging multimedia, modern content, scaffolded activities and true differentiation allow students of all reading and writing abilities to build confidence, succeed and progress.

A concept-based, skills-focused approach
Unique in our approach, students will explore key concepts and big ideas to build their essential English skills, helping them succeed in senior years and beyond.

Creating real connections
Diverse writing samples by Australian students and teachers are perfect for analysis, inspiration and editing practice, and help students make important connections with their own English experience.

For teachers, learnON includes additional teacher resources such as quarantined questions and answers, curriculum grids and work programs.

UNIT 1: Reading
Topic 1: Why learn English?
Topic 2: Reading for you
Topic 3: Reading for inference
Topic 4: Visual literature
UNIT 2: Viewing and listening
Topic 5: New and traditional media
Topic 6: Videogames
Topic 7: Viewing for inference
UNIT 3: Language
Topic 8: Metalanguage
Topic 9: Spelling and punctuation
UNIT 4: Writing
Topic 10: How to write sentences
Topic 11: How to write paragraphs
Topic 12: How to write essays
Topic 13: Storytelling
Topic 14: Drafting, editing and proofreading
UNIT 5: Speaking and debating
Topic 15: Constructing an argument
Topic 16: Speaking and listening to others