Macmillan Essential English QCE Units 1 & 2 Student Book + Digital

Macmillan Essential English QCE Units 1 & 2 Student Book + Digital

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Product Info

ISBN
9781420239737

Category

English

Publisher

Macmillan

Recommended For

QCAA New QCE Senior Secondary Syllabus Textbooks 2019-2020

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Macmillan Essential English has been written specifically for the new 2019 Queensland Essential English syllabus. It focuses on preparing students for assessment success, and building lifelong literacy and communication skills. Structured using sequences of double-page spreads, the textbook isdesigned around accessible, high-engagement, multimodal texts to deliversyllabus outcomes and prepare students for assessment. Each lesson-sizedspread focuses on a specific concept, skill or outcome, scaffolded using Marzano’s taxonomy of cognitive processes. Students can see at a glancewhat they’re working towards, understand the application of their learning and be empowered as functional and purposeful language users across a range of modes and media. Key features:

  • A bold design that presents engaging, self-contained content in double-page spreads
  • A clear, scaffolded pathway through each unit that explicitly develops the skills needed to complete assessment tasks
  • Skills & Strategy spreads provide opportunities for students to focus on and build key skills and strategies
  • Text is underpinned by explicit teaching and modelling of key concepts followed by practise
  • Activities are scaffolded using Marzano’s taxonomy cognitive processes

 

Unit 1: Language that works

 

1. Unit 1: Opener

2. CHAPTER 1

3. Assessment Task 1

4. Assessment Task 2

5. Workplaces of the future

6. Skills & Strategies: Patterns & conventions of genres

7. Workplaces of the past

8. Skills & Strategies: Understanding unusual vocabulary

9. A New World Order

10. Teamwork and collaboration

11. Skills & Strategies: Communicating effectively

12. Entrepreneurialism

13. Skills & Strategies: Analysing information

14. Job Clusters

15. The informers

16. Skills & Strategies: reflecting on prior connections with texts

17. The Technologists

18. Skills & Strategies: developing your ideas

19. The coordinators

20. Skills & Strategies: Establishing rapport

21. The designer

22. Skills & Strategies: Elements of design

23. The generators

24. Skills & Strategies: Mind your language

25. The artisans

26. Skills & Strategies: Sign of the times

27. The carers

28. Skills & Strategies: Persuasive paragraphs

29. A balancing act

30. Unit 1: Closer My Work Future

 

Unit 2: Texts and human experiences

 

1. Unit 2 Opener

2. CHAPTER 2

3. Assessment Task 3: Vlog

4. Anita Heiss “Growing up Aboriginal in Australia”

5. Skills & Strategies: Breaking the rules

6. Anh Do “The Happiest Refugee”

7. Skills & Strategies: Figurative language

8. Alice Pung: “The Unpolished Gem”

9. Skills & Strategies

10. Billy Slater

11. Skills & Strategies

12. Omar Muse

13. Skills & Strategies: Descriptive language

 

14. CHAPTER 3

15. Assessment Task 4: Obituary

16. True Crime

17. Skills & Strategies: Brainstorming

18. Jack the Ripper

19. Skills & Strategies: Interpreting images

20. Making a murderer 1

21. Skills & Strategies: Discovering documentaries

22. Making a murderer 2

23. Skills & Strategies: Detecting bias

24. A.K.A Chopper Read 1

25. Chopper Read 2

26. Skills & Strategies: Mind your language

27. Inside the mind

28. Skills & Strategies: Writing anecdotes

29. Tupac Shakur – unpacking the obituary