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Senior English Skills Builder Student book + obook assess

By: Kate Tehan and Amanda Ford and Elizabeth Haywood

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2015

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 9780190300760

ISBN: 0190300760

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The third edition of Senior English Skills Builder has been updated to prepare pre-VCE students with the skills they require to achieve success in VCE English. Ideally used at Year 10, this workbook includes units aligned to the new 2016 Study Design and the Australian Curriculum. Students will develop the skills needed to write analytical, creative and comparative responses to texts. Moreover, they will hone their ability to analyse persuasive language and argument, develop and present argument, improve oral communication and prepare thoroughly for an English examination. Students who complet... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Reading and Comprehension Years 1-2 (Ages 6-8)

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864413403

ISBN: 1864413409

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After completing Excel Basic Skills: Reading and Comprehension Years 1–2 your child will have improved their reading and comprehension skills, and will be prepared for more advanced work at primary school level. In this book your child will find: A step-by-step learning approach. A review of basic reading and comprehension skills. A wide variety of activities. Many different text-types to read and analyse. A lift-out answer section. Comprehension of text involves bringing meaning to written (and spoken) language. It is more than the reading of printed words. The meaning of words, ... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Comprehension and Written Expression Year 3 (Ages 8-9)

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864412789

ISBN: 186441278X

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Excel Comprehension and Written Expression Year 3 is essential for any student wishing to improve their comprehension skills. It allows students to practice skills such as finding facts, making references, isolating relevant information, understanding questions and paragraphs, and using tables of contents, indexes, maps and graphs to find information. This book uses a range of text types so that the student will feel confident in a variety of situations. Text types are usually broken into two broad categories. These are: Literary texts: include narratives, poetry and scripts. F... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Comprehension and Written Expression Year 4 (Ages 9-10)

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864412796

ISBN: 1864412798

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Excel Comprehension and Written Expression Year 4 is essential for any student wishing to improve their comprehension skills. It allows students to practice skills such as finding facts, making references, isolating relevant information, understanding questions and paragraphs, and using tables of contents, indexes, maps and graphs to find information. The extracts are from a wide variety of genres to allow students to gain confidence in reading different materials. When the student completes the exercises in this book, she/he will have worked through a number of question types from a variet... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Comprehension and Written Expression Year 5

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864412802

ISBN: 1864412801

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Excel Comprehension and Written Expression Year 5 is essential for any student wishing to improve their comprehension skills. It allows students to practice skills such as finding facts, making references, isolating relevant information, understanding questions and paragraphs, and using tables of contents, indexes, maps and graphs to find information. The extracts are from a wide variety of genres to allow students to gain confidence in reading different materials. In this book your child will find: Over 60 graded units of stimulating exercises and extracts. A wide variety of questions... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Creative Writing Years 5-6 (Ages 10-12)

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781741250824

ISBN: 174125082X

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Students entering high school require effective writing skills and imaginative ability. Excel Basic Skills: Creative Writing Years 5-6 provides an accessible and enjoyable means of developing story writing ability. It covers the main features of story writing such as developing ideas, creating a narrative and writing descriptions and dialogue. There is plenty of practical advice on the craft of story writing and pointers for future development. In this book your child will find: self-contained units of work with scores of examples, writing tips, reading tasks and exercises; t... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Comprehension and Written Expression Year 6 (Ages 11-12)

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864412819

ISBN: 186441281X

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Excel Comprehension and Written Expression Year 6 is essential for any student wishing to improve their comprehension skills. It allows students to practice skills such as finding facts, making references, isolating relevant information, understanding questions and paragraphs, and using tables of contents, indexes, maps and graphs to find information. The extracts are from a wide variety of genres to allow students to gain confidence in reading different materials. Rather than give a range of question types based on each passage, the focus in this book will be on developing the student's sk... View more info

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Excel Basic Skills : Comprehension and Written Expression Year 7 (Ages 12-13)

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864413793

ISBN: 1864413794

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Excel Comprehension and Written Expression Year 7 is essential for any student wishing to improve their comprehension skills. It allows students to practice skills such as finding facts, making references, isolating relevant information, understanding questions and paragraphs, and using tables of contents, indexes, maps and graphs to find information. The extracts are from a wide variety of genres to allow students to gain confidence in reading different materials. On several occasions extracts are reused. This is done to demonstrate that different comprehension skills can be developed from... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : Selective Schools and Scholarship Reading Tests Years 5-6

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864410792

ISBN: 1864410795

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Excel Test Skills - Selective Schools and Scholarship English Comprehension Tests Years 5-6 is a comprehensive study guide for English Comprehension part of the Selective Schools and Scholarship Tests (usually undertaken in Year 6). The book contains hundreds of multiple choice questions based on a variety of text types – so students can prepare for exams with a minimum of stress and maximum results. This book is intended to give you the opportunity of doing a variety of questions based on literary and factual texts. The more familiar you are with the material the more confident you wil... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : Selective Schools and Scholarship Writing Tests Years 5-6

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781864410815

ISBN: 1864410817

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Excel Test Skills - Selective Schools and Scholarship Writing Tests Years 5–6 is a comprehensive study guide for the English part of the selective schools and scholarship tests (usually undertaken in Year 6). The book contains mostly multiple choice questions, based on a wide variety of text types, so students can prepare fully for the exam. In this book your child will find: An introductory section on the types of questions and resource material used. Over sixty tests using cloze passages, spelling and grammar application, and vocabulary and editing exercises. Tips to help y... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : Top Tips NAPLAN-style Literacy Test Year 7

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741252811

ISBN: 1741252814

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The NAPLAN Tests use a single scale which has ten levels (bands) of achievement in total for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. The Year 7 NAPLAN Tests use only six of these bands. Each student?'s performance in the Language Conventions, Reading and Writing Tests will be assessed and placed into a band. In this book, all the questions in each test have been arranged to correspond with Bands 4–?9 (the bands for Year 7). This book includes:? NAPLAN*-style Tests in Language Conventions and Reading with questions arranged in order of difficulty?. NAPLAN*-style Writing Test?. Detailed answers with ex... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : Opportunity Class Reading Tests Years 3-4

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781740200127

ISBN: 1740200128

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Excel Test Skills - Opportunity Class English Tests Years 3-4 is a comprehensive study guide for students preparing for the English component of the Opportunity Class Test. A variety of skills, including comprehension, vocabulary and the interpretation of maps, instructions and data are covered in the practice tests. In this book your child will find: Information on the method and purpose of Opportunity Class Placement Tests. Ten practice tests covering a variety of English skills. Passages taken from a wide range of text type. Answers to all questions. Selected explanati... View more info

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Excel Practice : Careers and Public Sector Recruitment Tests

By: Alan Horsfield

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 1998

Seller ID: 9781864412529

ISBN: 1864412526

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If you need to do a skills test for a job you want, than you need this book. The Excel Practice Careers and Public Sector Recruitment Tests is a comprehensive resource designed to prepare you for the common academic job selection tests. It includes a wide range of stimulating and challenging questions covering all the four strands that you will find in most tests - English, Mathematics, Problem Solving and General Ability. The Excel Practice Careers and Public Sector Recruitment Tests will help you improve your speed, accuracy and increase your skill and confidence at answering the question... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : NAPLAN Style Year 3 Test Pack

By: Alan Horsfield and Allyn Jones

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741254921

ISBN: 1741254922

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This pack is designed for parents who want to help their children and for teachers who wish to prepare their class for the NAPLAN Tests. NAPLAN Tests are sat by Year 3 students Australia-wide. These tests are held in May every year. The tests are in Literacy and Numeracy. In Literacy there are three tests: Reading – Comprehension: there are around 35 questions in this test. Language Conventions – Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation: there are around 50 questions in this test. Writing – Written Expression: there is one piece of writing in this test. In the Numeracy test Mathematics is ... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : NAPLAN Style Year 5 Test Pack

By: Alan Horsfield and Allyn Jones

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741254938

ISBN: 1741254930

Condition: New


This pack is designed for parents who want to help their children and for teachers who wish to prepare their class for the NAPLAN Tests. NAPLAN Tests are sat by Year 5 students Australia-wide. These tests are held in May every year. The tests are in Literacy and Numeracy. In Literacy there are three tests: Reading - Comprehension: there are around 35 questions in this test. Language Conventions - Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation: there are around 50 questions in this test. Writing - Written Expression: there is one piece of writing in this test. In the Numeracy test Mathematics is tested.... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : Top Tips NAPLAN-style Literacy and Numeracy Test + CD-ROM Year 3

By: Alan Horsfield and Allyn Jones

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741252743

ISBN: 1741252741

Condition: New


The NAPLAN Tests use a single scale which has ten levels (bands) of achievement in total for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. The Year 3 NAPLAN Tests use only six of these bands. Each student?s performance in the Numeracy, Language Conventions, Reading and Writing Tests will be assessed and placed into a band. In this book, all the questions in each test have been arranged to correspond with Bands 1–?6 (the bands for Year 3). This book includes:? NAPLAN*-style Tests in Numeracy, Language Conventions and Reading with questions arranged in order of difficulty?. NAPLAN*-style Writing Test?. D... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : Top Tips NAPLAN-style Literacy and Numeracy Test + CD-ROM Year 5

By: Alan Horsfield and Allyn Jones

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741252774

ISBN: 1741252776

Condition: New


The NAPLAN Tests use a single scale which has ten levels (bands) of achievement in total for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. The Year 5 NAPLAN Tests use only six of these bands. Each student?s performance in the Numeracy, Language Conventions, Reading and Writing Tests will be assessed and placed into a band. In this book, all the questions in each test have been arranged to correspond with Bands 3–8 (the bands for Year 5). This book includes: ? NAPLAN*-style Tests in Numeracy, Language Conventions and Reading with questions arranged in order of difficulty. NAPLAN*-style Writing Test. Detailed... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : Opportunity Class Placement-style Test Pack Year 4

By: Alan Horsfield and Allyn Jones

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741252330

ISBN: 1741252334

Condition: New


The Opportunity Class Placement Test is sat in NSW only. This test is held in August every year. To help your child practise for the Tests, this pack contains the following:- The test is divided into two parts: Part 1 and Part 2, with 35 questions in each. There is a total of 70 questions in the test. The student is given 30 minutes to complete each part. The subjects tested are: Mathematics (20 questions). Reading (20 questions). General Ability (30 questions). Note: Parts 1 and 2 contain all the subjects combined. This preparation pack will ensure that your student is... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : Selective Schools and Scholarship-style Test Pack Year 6

By: Alan Horsfield and Allyn Jones and Lyn Baker

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741252750

ISBN: 174125275X

Condition: New


The Selective Schools Tests are held in NSW every year in March. The Scholarship Tests are Australia-wide and are usually held at the beginning of the year in March, April and May. To help your child practise for the tests, this pack provides four tests in each: Reading: the Selective Schools Tests have 45 questions and the Scholarship Tests have around 40 questions. Mathematics: the Selective Schools Tests have 40 questions and the Scholarship Tests have between 20 and 28 questions. General Ability: the Selective Schools Tests and the Scholarship Tests both have around 60 ques... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : General Ability Tests Year 3

By: Alan Horsfield and Elaine Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781741251685

ISBN: 1741251680

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Excel Test Skills - General Ability Tests Year 3 is the first in a four-book series for Years 3–6 which help students with the skills they need to excel in general ability tests. General ability testing covers areas such as logic, general knowledge and reasoning, and forms part of many primary school tests used throughout Australia. The book contains: Sample questions covering all the main question types found in Year 3 general ability tests. A section of practice questions with hints on how to answer each different type of question. Twelve practice tests to measure progress.... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : Excel General Ability Tests Year 4

By: Alan Horsfield and Elaine Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781741251692

ISBN: 1741251699

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Excel Test Skills - General Ability Tests Year 4 is the second in a four-book series for Years 3–6 which help students with the skills they need to excel in general ability tests. General ability testing covers areas such as logic, general knowledge and reasoning, and forms part of many primary school tests used throughout Australia. The book contains: Sample questions covering all the main question types found in Year 4 general ability tests. A section of practice questions with hints on how to answer each different type of question. Twelve practice tests to measure progress... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : Excel General Ability Tests Year 5

By: Alan Horsfield and Elaine Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781741251708

ISBN: 1741251702

Condition: New


Excel Test Skills - General Ability Tests Year 5is the third in a four-book series for Years 3–6 which help students with the skills they need to excel in general ability tests. General ability testing covers areas such as logic, general knowledge and reasoning, and forms part of many primary school tests used throughout Australia. The book contains: Sample questions covering all the main question types found in Year 5 general ability tests. A section of practice questions with hints on how to answer each different type of question. Twelve practice tests to measure progress. ... View more info

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Excel Test Skills : Excel General Ability Tests Year 6

By: Alan Horsfield and Elaine Horsfield

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 9781741251715

ISBN: 1741251710

Condition: New


Excel Test Skills - General Ability Tests Year 6 is the last of a four-book series for Years 3–6 which help students with the skills they need to excel in general ability tests. General ability testing covers areas such as logic, general knowledge and reasoning, and forms part of many primary school tests used throughout Australia. The book contains: Sample questions covering all the main question types found in Year 6 general ability tests. A section of practice questions with hints on how to answer each different type of question. Twelve practice tests to measure progress. Help... View more info

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Excel Year 5 NAPLAN-style Literacy Tests

By: Alan Horsfield and Elaine Horsfield

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2017

Edition: Updated

Seller ID: 9781741253641

ISBN: 9781741253641

Condition: New


Excel Year 5 NAPLAN*-style Literacy Tests includes: thirty mini reading and language conventions tests; three mini writing tests; three sample tests each for reading, language conventions and writing; answers and explanations for all tests; the best test preparation for your child. Chapters: introduction; the strengths and weaknesses chart; mini tests: spelling, grammar, punctuation, reading and writing; sample tests: language conventions, reading and writing; answers. * This is not an officially endorsed publication of... View more info

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Excel Year 3 NAPLAN-style Literacy Tests

By: Alan Horsfield and Elaine Horsfield

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2016

Edition: Updated

Seller ID: 9780817463014

ISBN: 0817463011

Condition: New


NAPLAN Tests are sat by students Australia-wide. These tests are held in May every year. The tests are in literacy and numeracy. This book focuses on literacy. In literacy there are three tests: reading (comprehension) there are around thirty-five questions in this test; language conventions (spelling, grammar and punctuation) there are around fifty questions in this test; writing (written expression) there is one piece of writing in this test. Excel Year 3 NAPLAN*-style Literacy Tests includes: thirty mini reading and language conventions tests; three mi... View more info

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Excel : Revise in a Month : Year 6 NAPLAN-style Tests

By: Alan Horsfield and Jim Stamell

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2014

Seller ID: 9781741254259

ISBN: 1741254256

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Excel Revise in a Month Year 6 NAPLAN-style Tests: Includes an introduction to the actual tests; Covers the essential Literacy and Numeracy components assessed in the actual tests. Topics for Literacy include Spelling, Grammar, Punctuation, Reading and Writing. Topics for Numeracy include Number and Algebra, Measurement and Geometry, and Statistics and Probability; Provides a balanced four-day-a-week program that helps you direct your child to exactly what to revise each day; Provides plenty of varied exercises, real test practice and two sample test papers; Includes fully explained answers to... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : Top Tips NAPLAN-style Literacy Test Year 9

By: Alan Horsfield and Lisa Edwards

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741253115

ISBN: 174125311X

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The NAPLAN Tests use a single scale which has ten levels (bands) of achievement in total for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. The Year 9 NAPLAN Tests use only six of these bands. Each student?s performance in the language conventions, reading and writing tests will be assessed and placed into a band. In this book, all the questions in each test have been arranged to correspond with bands 5-10 (the bands for Year 9). This book includes:? NAPLAN*-style tests in language conventions and reading with questions arranged in order of difficulty?. NAPLAN*-style writing test?. Detailed answers with ex... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : NAPLAN Style Year 9 Test Pack

By: Alan Horsfield and Lisa Edwards and Lyn Baker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741254952

ISBN: 1741254957

Condition: New


This pack is designed for parents who want to help their children and for teachers who wish to prepare their class for the NAPLAN Tests. NAPLAN Tests are sat by Year 9 students Australia-wide. These tests are held in May every year. The tests are in Literacy and Numeracy. In Literacy there are three tests: Reading - Comprehension: there are around 45 questions in this test. Language Conventions - Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation: there are around 45 questions in this test. Writing - Written Expression: there is one piece of writing in each test. In Numeracy there are two tests. There are... View more info

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Excel Test Zone : NAPLAN Style Year 7 Test Pack

By: Alan Horsfield and Lyn Baker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2009

Seller ID: 9781741254945

ISBN: 1741254949

Condition: New


This pack is designed for parents who want to help their children and for teachers who wish to prepare their class for the NAPLAN Tests. NAPLAN Tests are sat by Year 5 students Australia-wide. These tests are held in May every year. The tests are in Literacy and Numeracy. In Literacy there are three tests: Reading - Comprehension: there are around 45 questions in this test. Language Conventions - Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation: there are around 55 questions in this test. Writing - Written Expression: there is one piece of writing in this test. In Numeracy there are two tests: Non-Calcu... View more info

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Excel Advanced Skills : English : Spelling and Vocabulary Workbook Year 3 (Ages 8-9)

By: Alan Horsfield and Wendy-Grace Williams

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2007

Seller ID: 9781741252606

ISBN: 1741252601

Condition: New


This book is part of the Excel Advanced Skills series, which provides students with more challenging extension work in spelling and vocabulary. The Excel Advanced Skills series of Spelling and Vocabulary Workbooks for Years 3-6 will help primary school students improve their spelling and vocabulary - in English and in other subjects. Each unit has a different theme and focuses on a set of work dealing with words: what they mean and how to spell them. All activities are designed to encourage students to think about and enjoy language, and to give them meaningful practice in using it. ... View more info