Choices by Neville J. H. Grant, Doris Mayne, Ian Robertson, Sally Siriram


Choices by Neville J. H. Grant, Doris Mayne, Ian Robertson, Sally Siriram

This is the fourth book in the widely acclaimed Choices series. It covers the top two years of secondary school, preparing students for the CXC English A examination. This book includes* life-skills material, enabling the language skills used in the course to be of service in relevant real-life situations * includes a variety of reading material, both literary and 'authentic', from the Caribbean and elsewhere * contains a wide variety of activities in all four skills areas - listening, speaking, reading and writing * offers a comprehensive, systematic treatment of grammar and vocabulary * features an appendix on spelling, glossary of language terms and an index * offers detailed help and guidance on the format of the CXC examination, and examination techniques * includes sample examination papers * takes account of the SBA component of the course * comes equipped with a detailed teacher's guide which includes guidance on assessment and exam preperation as well as useful information on career education.

About the Author

Neville Grant is an experienced teacher and teacher-trainer with an international reputation in the field of education. He is a leading author of English coursebooks at primary and secondary level. Doris Mayne has taught English in many urban and rural Jamaican high schools and participated in workshops for teachers. She has worked with CXC since its inception. Ian Robertson is Head of the Department of Educational Foundations and Teacher Education, Faculty of Education at UWI, St Augustine, Trinidad. Sally Siriram teaches English Language and Literature at Changuanas Senior Comprehensive School, Trinidad. Her special interests are language, linguistics and practical teaching. Jeanette France teaches English at St Vincent Grammar School, St Vincent, and has experience of both teaching and examining the CXC course.

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256 pages


Neville J. H. Grant, Doris Mayne, Ian Robertson, Sally Siriram
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Publication date

10th April 1995



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