Building the Towers of Language: Exploring Oxford International Primary English Book 2 (Second Edition)
Young minds are hungry for learning, and Oxford International Primary English Book 2 (Second Edition) serves up a delicious feast of words and fun! This vibrant textbook takes children on a captivating journey through the second level of language mastery, building upon the foundations laid in Book 1. Expanding their confidence and skills in reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
Climbing Higher on the Ladder of Literacy:
Book 2 continues the journey, offering:
- Rich and varied texts: Explore diverse genres like poetry, riddles, and folktales, sparking imaginations and nurturing a love for storytelling.
- Advanced phonics and comprehension strategies: Master multi-syllabic words, decoding patterns, and inference skills to unlock more complex texts.
- Grammar in action: Understand and apply grammatical concepts like sentence types, punctuation, and parts of speech through engaging activities and games.
- Oral presentation and fluency: Develop public speaking skills, deliver presentations with confidence, and learn to express themselves clearly in various situations.
Reaching for the Stars: Primary English Book 2
Oxford International Primary English believes in learning that transcends the boundaries of the page:
- Interactive and collaborative activities: Work in teams, and participate in role-plays, deepening understanding and fostering a love for language through play.
- Visually captivating and culturally diverse: Stunning illustrations and stories from around the world spark curiosity and broaden horizons.
- Technology as a learning tool: Interactive digital resources and online activities provide additional practice and cater to varied learning styles.
- Connecting language to the real world: Explore themes like friendship, nature, and responsibility, promoting values and making learning relevant to everyday life.
From Bricks to Cathedrals: Primary English Book 2
Book 2 equips children with more than just language skills; it builds essential tools for life:
- Critical thinking and problem-solving: Analyze information, develop logical reasoning, and find creative solutions through engaging activities.
- Collaboration and communication: Work effectively in teams, listen actively, and express ideas clearly with confidence.
- Self-expression and creativity: Explore their voices, write stories and poems, and confidently share their unique perspectives.
- A love of language and learning: Develop a lifelong passion for reading, writing, and exploring the world through words.
So, open the book, embark on the next level of language adventure, and witness young minds soar! Oxford International Primary English Book 2 (Second Edition) is the perfect platform for children to build their towers of literacy.
- Structured teaching frameworks, clear teaching objectives and assessment criteria ensure confident delivery of all the core skills for first and second language learners.
Comprehensive teaching support enriches teaching, saves planning time, and ensures that language and literacy skills are taught successfully.
The series links to Oxford Reading Tree, Project X, and TreeTops reading programmes. Thematic units of engaging fiction and non-fiction expose students to rich language texts from around the world to develop core language and literacy skills.
- The series is based on Oxford International Curriculum, PYP and Pakistan Single National Curriculum.
- Measurable learning objectives allow assessment of students’ progress throughout the course.
- New vocabulary is highlighted leading to pre-reading discussions.
- English speakers extract and read texts, providing pronunciation models, and you can find them in the Teacher Resource Books.
- Challenging new words are explained to widen students’ vocabulary
- Discussion Time engages students with the unit theme and helps to assess speaking and listening skills