A language reference guide, it helps children of 7-11 learn the basics of literacy. It gives techniques and hints on how to understand a range of different texts. Using illustrations and a story line, it shows what makes a story dramatic and how characters are created. It provides concise teaching points for language and literacy lessons.
"Comprehension" is one of five titles in this series of language reference guides to help children of 7-11 master the basics of literacy. It gives simple techniques and hints on how to understand a wide range of different texts. Using funny illustrations and a lively story line, it shows what makes a story dramatic, how characters are created, and how to predict what might happen next. It includes looking at non-fiction texts to work out if they are giving information, opinions, or instructions. It also provides concise teaching points for language and literacy lessons, and is an invaluable resource for both teachers and parents. John Butterworth is the author of several language activity books for children including the other titles in this series: "Grammar", "Punctuation", "Spelling" and "Word Origins", as well as "Using the Oxford School Dictionary" and "Using the Oxford Primary School Dictionary".
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