Collins Soundbites: Readers Mixed Pack B Stage 1

Collins Soundbites: Readers Mixed Pack B Stage 1

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"Collins Soundbites" is a series of readers for Key Stage 3 students with poor literacy skills. It contains three levels of graded, progressive readers, on cross-curricular topics that are particularly suitable for boys. The series supports progress units for Year 7. Each mixed pack contains six different readers at each of the three stages (stage 1: reading age 6-7; stage 2: age 7-8; stage 3: age 8-9). Two thirds of each book is 'narrative' style text. One third of each book covers information, using a variety of text types such as autobiographies, biographies, journals, diaries, letters (personal and formal), travel writing, leaflets, reports, reviews, adverts, newspaper/magazine articles, tables. Specialized, difficult or technical vocabulary is explained on the page, witrh a one-page glossary at the end. The topics covered address the KS3 curriculum in different areas.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Multiple copy pack | 48 pages
  • 130 x 197mm | 436g
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Collins Educational
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0007129521
  • 9780007129522

Review quote

'sure to be a welcome addition to any school's library of materials to support the development of literacy in weaker readers [the] books blend fiction and non-fiction interestingly and attractively should appeal to both girls and boys.' TESshow more

Author information

The series editor, John Foster, is author of numerous successful resources for schools, as well as a best-selling poet. His other series with Collins include English Direct, Issues, Lifelines, Viewpoints, Your Life and Studywise.show more