English Practice Exercises 11+ by Andrew Hammond
  

Synopsis

English Practice Exercises 11+ by Andrew Hammond

A wealth of exam-style practice exercises based closely on the English Common Entrance examination paper at 11+. Ideal for pupils preparing for entrance exams at 11+, this book contains over 30 exercises for comprehension and composition practice. - Endorsed by ISEB - Ideal for pupils working towards entrance exams at 11+ - Features a range of material for both the comprehension and composition elements of the 11+ exam - Passages are drawn from a wide range of texts to ensure pupils gain practice in a variety of written styles

Reviews

Here is a book that will stretch and stimulate pupils, and have teachers rubbing their hands with glee. A delightfully diverse selection of comprehension extracts and writing tasks to help prepare children for 11+ and beyond. Mike Erien, head of English, Terra Nova School With this book, Andrew Hammond achieves that rare balance between providing what teachers should have and what they would enjoy teaching. This book will not gather dusk from lack of use. Teachers and parents alike will feel the benefits of Andrew's fine control of what works in the prep school classroom. Andrew Rose, Head of English, Cumnor House School, Sussex

About the Author

After some years in the legal profession, Andrew Hammond retrained as a teacher and has taught English for ten years in schools across the south east of England. He has prepared boys and girls for the 11+ and 13+ Common Entrance and Scholarship exams as well as working as a Year 5 class teacher, Year 6 Coordinator, KS3 Coordinator and Head of English and Drama. Andrew is the Head of English and Drama at Copthorne Preparatory School and lives in Surrey with his wife and three young rascals.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
72 pages
Interest Age: 11+

Author

Andrew Hammond
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Publisher

ISEB Publications an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

5th November 2008

ISBN

9780903627696


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