A literacy scheme to cover all the Framework objectives from Year 1 to Year 6. Collins Focus on Literacy provides the complete solution to literacy. The purpose of the scheme is to integrate Word, Sentence and Text work to develop literacy skills. PROVISION YEAR ON YEAR 3 Big Books; 3 pupil workbooks at Year 1; 1 pupil book at Years 2-6; 1 Homework Book and 1 Teacher Resource A core Pupil Book accompanied by three Big Books for Shared Reading with the whole class Homework Books provide consolidation and reinforcement. Teacher Resource provides support with daily, weekly, termly lesson plans. Opportunities for assessment also provided in the Teacher's Guide.
Barry Scholes is one of Collins foremost authors. He has written the highly acclaimed series: English Alive and Collins Primary English. Both these series are renowned for providing texts that children are known to love and enjoy. John McIlwain is a former Headmaster and published author of a number of titles on the subject of word and sentence work. John has been Series Editor of Collins Grammar Rules and Editor of Collins Shorter School Dictionary. Karina Law is a fully qualified primary school teacher with wide experience in teaching the Framework. Karina brings to the series recent experience of how children respond to teahcing, in the classroom.