Manchester United by Peter Leigh
  

Synopsis

Manchester United by Peter Leigh

Livewire is a series of reading materials with a teenage or adult interest level for those with reading ages below ten. This title is part of the Real Lives sports series, and discusses the Manchester United football team. It is designed specifically for people with reading ages of eight or nine, and aims to engage the interest of the reader in a non-patronizing way, and lead towards the attainment of a higher reading ability. It is accessible in layout and design, and there are many facts and illustrations. All Livewire books have been written by qualified special needs teachers and have been designed, checked and graded in association with the Basic Skills Agency. The Real Lives series offers biographies in the categories of: sport; film and music; and politics and history.

Reviews

...an attractively presented range of intrinsically interesting material, accompanied by some lively teaching ideas -- NATE News The selection of Real Lives is appealing and imaginative. -- NATE News. The Livewire biographies...are interesting, well-illustrated and keenly devoured by the teenage (and adult) readers at whom they are aimed. -- Times Educational Supplement. Quick and efficient for the teacher: encouraging and illuminating for the student - the lightning-enhanced Livewire logo needs no explanation. -- Literacy & Learning

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
Contains 6 copies of Paperback

Author

Peter Leigh
More books by Peter Leigh

Publisher

Hodder Education

Publication date

25th March 2005

ISBN

9780340903759


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