Why Scholastic ACTIVE English works
The ACTIVE English series is based on a pedagogical approach and instructional design that:
ACTIVE English's unit instructional design facilitates the teaching of language skills in an integrated manner, helping students to connect, transfer and build upon the different skills
ACTIVE English incorporates a wide range of authentic texts, drawn from diverse contexts and in a variety of text types.
ACTIVE English's Show-Explain Apply methodology meets the needs and abilities of first generation English learners. It makes lessons achievable, boosts motivation and confidence.
ACTIVE English teaches language skills systematically in a spiral progressive way at increasing levels of difficulty.
ACTIVE English Teacher's Manual presents easy to implement teaching suggestions and follows a structured instructional approach that helps teachers to plan, teach and assess in a systematic and effective manner.
ACTIVE English is an English programme that builds the foundation for literacy and makes the teaching and learning of English simple and enjoyable. Each level of the programme consists of:
Coursebooks, Workbooks, Literature Readers, Teacher's Manuals, Audio CDs.
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ACTIVE English covers all four literacy skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking, as well as grammatical proficiency, offering equal emphasis to each skill, enabling students to connect, transfer and build upon the different skills.