This app will provide you with curriculum content for English across age ranges: ‘ages 11-14’, ‘ages 14-16’ with 1 additional topic A Level and Higher Still Level.
Visually stunning, this single app covers all these topic areas:
-Analyse, Review, Comment
Advertisements, television advertisements, understanding television and film, newspapers and leaflets magazine and newspaper articles
-Argue, Persuade, Advise
Writing to argue, writing to persuade, writing to advise, writing using facts and opinions
-English - Explore, Imagine, Entertain
Writing to explore, writing to imagine, writing to entertain, focus on short story writing
-Inform, Explain, Describe
Writing to inform, writing to explain, writing to describe
-Laying the Foundations for Writing
Plan, draft and present, imagine, explore, entertain inform, explain, describe, persuade, argue, advise, analyse, review, comment
-Linguistic Frameworks - Grammar
Word classes - lexical words, word classes - functional words, phrases, sentences
-Moving on in Writing
Imagine, explore, entertain,inform, explain, describe persuade, argue, advise, analyse, review, comment, developing writing skills
-Responding to Fiction
Poetry, prose, drama
-Responding to Media
Newspapers, magazines, television and radio, film, new media
-Responding to Non-fiction
Newspapers and magazines, pamphlets and brochures, travel writing, problem pages and other advice writing, autobiographies, biographies, letters and diaries
-Responding to Shakespeare
Shakespeare's life, the Elizabethan world, Shakespearian comedy, Shakespearian tragedy, Shakespeare's language
-Speaking & Listening
Giving a talk (solo), giving a talk (pair), working in a group, drama focused activities
-Writing with Understanding & Accuracy
Sentences, paragraphs, punctuation, parts of speech, avoiding errors
The App uses high quality 3D animation, video, imagery, professional voice-overs, text and interactive activities with high score functions to ensure effective learning of relevant curriculum topics. Superb for class or independent learning and revision both in school and at home, delivering an engaging interactive learning experience.
Thanks to a user-friendly interface, navigation through the content is made easy and intuitive, including swipe gestures, scrolls and expandable menus.
Each section is completed with activities (fill in the blanks and quizzes) to reinforce learning.
Cherry on the cake: The app also provides a handy direct access to all the activities contains in the subject and your scores. So you can easily take a test on any topic, and know which ones you haven't been tested on yet, or redo the ones you haven't scored 100% on yet. You can even compare your scores with other users through the game center, highlighting performance on each topic, age range or whole subject.
This version is an update so that the app can run in iOS 12+
Challenge friends and check leaderboards and achievements.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.