Unlock your full potential in AQA GCSE English Language with this revision guide that focuses on the key skills needed to succeed and provides expert advice at every stage from experienced examiner and skills trainer Keith Brindle. - Enables you to practise, revise and reinforce the skills required for each question type by working through structured tasks and clear guidance on what the examiner is looking for - Improves exam skills with 'Test Yourself' sections supported by easy-to-understand mark schemes, annotated and graded example responses, and answers to each question online - Demonstrates how to get the best marks through numerous exam tips and lists of typical mistakes to avoid - Helps you focus on areas for improvement and design your own revision programme using the handy revision planner - Enhances vocabulary by explaining the key terms you need to understand and use in the exams - Breaks the content down into a manageable question-by-question structure that works perfectly alongside the AQA GCSE English Language Grades 1-5 and 5-9 Student's Books
Exam Board: AQA Level: GCSE Subject: English First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: June 2017 Target grade improvement at every level and enable each student to reach their potential by boosting the knowledge and skills they need to understand the demands of the new AQA GCSE English Language examinations. - Focus completely on exam preparation and success as you are led question by question through both exam papers - Deliver higher levels of improvement and lift student performance with examiner insight that explains exactly what the examiner is looking for in each question - Differentiate your teaching for varying ability levels with this tiered Student's Book that teaches and develops the exam skills students need, using accessible, less-daunting texts with extra help to break down the questions - Support progression through the grades with annotated student responses that show how to improve answers - Build students' confidence and ensure readiness for exam conditions with practice questions and examination tips - Enhance students' reading skills through extensive practice for exam questions on the 19th century texts - Emphasise the importance of rolling revision with this ideal tool for students to use across the years We will not be submitting these resources to AQA for approval. Instead, our author team of senior examiners and teachers have matched these resources to the new specification and assessment objectives.
Written by senior examiners to meet the AQA/B specification, this text aims to help both higher and foundation students develop skills needed for the exam. It has sample questions, guidance on how to answer them and practical advice on how the exam will be marked and what examiners are looking for.
Improve results by up to three grades with GCSE English Exam Techniques. Written by an experienced examiner for a major exam board, it offers a 12 week guided revision programme for students of all abilities studying the new GCSE English AQA Specification B course.
Written to help foundation students reach their full potential in the AQA/A GCSE English exam, this text is based on the "GCSE English for AQA/A" text but breaks the skills down to teach them more gradually in simple steps. Each unit has a "test yourself" section to assess progress.
This revision guide delivers hassle-free exam preparation for Unit 1 and closely matches the AQA specification. One key skill or technique is covered on each page. Putting it into practice sections show you how to apply these skills to full-length exam-style questions and exam alerts highlight common pitfalls and misconceptions.
AQA GCSE English: Skills for Language and Literature allows students to develop their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills to achieve the best results in their exams and controlled assessment. Focused on the Assessment Objectives, the book helps students develop their portable skills and apply them to the new AQA English, English Language and English Literature specifications. Written by a senior examiner and advanced skills teachers, this skills book is essential for success. AQA GCSE English: Skills for Language and Literature includes: - Sections on reading, writing, speaking and listening and literature, which emphasise how the skills are applied in the exams and in the new controlled assessment, and reflect the life-long learning approach. - Stimulating source material with associated tasks designed to develop skills. - Samples of student work, accompanied in each case by examiner comments that will help students to make sense of the world of assessment and distinguish between grades. - Examiner comments on how to improve grades to enable students to assess their own responses and increase their grades. - Assessment for learning activities to allow students to practise their skills. - A full glossary of terms. This accessible, skills-focused text is essential reading for all AQA GCSE English students. Also in the series:- AQA GCSE English: Skills for Language & Literature Teacher Resource Pack + CD (978-0-340-96561-0) AQA GCSE English Skills for Achieving an A* textbook (978-1-4441-1081-4) Workbooks sold in packs of 5 and 10 for: - AQA GCSE English and English Language Unit 1: Understanding and Producing Non-Fiction Texts - AQA GCSE English Literature Unit 1: Exploring Modern Texts - AQA GCSE English Unit 3: Understanding and Producing Creative Texts - AQA GCSE English Language Unit 3: Understanding Spoken and Written Texts and Writing Creatively