Handbooks for English and MathsThe books in the QUICK series provide quick reference guides and handy tools for students in the areas of writing and mathematics. The books in the writing section comprise Quick-Word, Quick-Write and Quick-Spell, and between them offer word lists, summaries of the different types of writing and lists of writing ideas, as well as general information on the craft of writing and tips to make your students better writers all round. The books in the Quick-Maths series illustrate mathematical concepts with easily accessible, clearly organised sections replete with examples and explanations.
Handbooks for Beginning Writers, Everyday Writers and Practical Writing
Give students the tools they need to become better writers. Each handbook contains frequently used words and includes space for students to write in their own words. The handbooks include: writing lines for students to add their personal writing words; a homophone guide and sentences; days, months and number words; common abbreviations; and suffix references.
Phonics instruction involves the teaching of letter-sound relationships, providing readers with ways to identify unknown printed words. The QUICK-WORD® Phonics Handbook is a student-centred phonics aid designed to help emergent and at-risk readers become successful readers. It helps students learn the relationship between letters and the speech sounds they represent.
Handbooks for Everyday Writers: Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced
Strengthen and reinforce students’ writing skills with the easy-to-use QUICK-WRITE® Handbooks. Each book teaches the different forms of writing; provides writing ideas and lists of essential words; gives students tips to writing a first draft; includes information on revising and sharing their writing, including checklists for writing and proofreading; teaches grammar, usage and mechanics; and provides capitalisation and punctuation rules.
Beginning Thesaurus, Thesaurus and Word Finder
The QUICK-SPELL™: Beginning Thesaurus is a book of useful writing words and their synonyms. The thesaurus contains 550 entry words, printed in bold type and listed alphabetically. The QUICK-SPELL™ Thesaurus is a useful writing tool containing over 1200 entries for the intermediate or advanced writer. The QUICK-SPELL™ Word Finder lists 3000 words alphabetically and includes their suffix forms, totalling more than 10,000 of the most common words used in writing.
Handbooks for Everyday Mathematicians: Intermediate and Advanced
Help make your students independent problem solvers with these handy reference tools that illustrate basic concepts with rich examples and explanations. Key ideas and examples go along with each and every term. Common mathematics concepts covered in these clear and easy-to-use reference guides include: Place value; Area and volumes; Estimating; Averages; Conversion; Coordinates; and Algebra.
|Publish date||2009-10-28 00:00:00|
|Key Learning Area||English, Mathematics|