Skillworks 2 Australian Curriculum Edition Student book + obook assess

Student book + 12-month student digital licence

Third Edition

Amanda Ford, Elizabeth Haywood

Skillworks 2 Australian Curriculum Edition Student book + obook assess

Student book + 12-month student digital licence

Third Edition

Amanda Ford, Elizabeth Haywood

ISBN:

9780195588903

Binding:

Paperback + obook

Published:

15 Jul 2014

Availability:

999

Series:

Skillworks

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$26.99 NZD

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Description

This homework program offers activities in comprehension, grammar, punctuation, spelling and vocabulary, reinforcement of skills across the series, a simple and time-efficient marking system, perforated and hole-punched pages for easy removal and storage and assessment record sheets for students to track their own progress.

Skillworks titles are now accompanied by digital obooks for the first time. Oxford’s premium digital resource for students and teachers, obooks are available as a standalone resource and are also included with every Skillworks book purchase. The obooks offer students online and offline access, on any device, to a digital version of the text as well as the ability to add notes, bookmark, highlight, access the integrated complimentary Concise Oxford Dictionary, save answers and export work.

Note: There is no on-going obook reactivation fee, for the life of the edition, when you purchase a Skillworks Student Book + obook

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Contents

UNIT 1 WATER, WATER EVERYWHERE
Worksheet 1    Comprehension: ‘Wilma’s six-metre labour of love’    
Worksheet 2    Vocabulary: Word origins    
Worksheet 3    Grammar: Pronouns, Water sports word list, Word search    
Worksheet 4    Punctuation and spelling: The semicolon, The colon, Punctuation revision, Quotation marks, Revision: Word origins, Crossword    

UNIT 2 DOGS AND OTHER ANIMALS
Worksheet 5    Comprehension: ‘Trial, error and success: How dogs learn’    
Worksheet 6    Vocabulary: Word origins, Canine word list    
Worksheet 7    Grammar: Prepositions, More prepositions, Adverbs revision, Parts of speech    
Worksheet 8    Punctuation and spelling: Syllables, Capital letters, Spelling    

UNIT 3 THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Worksheet 9     Comprehension: Climate change    
Worksheet 10    Vocabulary: Windy words, Word origins    
Worksheet 11    Grammar: The sentence, The subject, The predicate, Nouns and nominalisation    
Worksheet 12    Punctuation and spelling: Paragraphs, The topic sentence, Ellipsis points, Brackets, Exclamations    

UNIT 4 THE MOVIES
Worksheet 13    Comprehension: ‘Monsters University’    
Worksheet 14    Vocabulary: Movies word list, Crossword, Idioms    
Worksheet 15    Grammar: Simple and compound sentences; Nouns, adjectives and verbs    
Worksheet 16    Punctuation and spelling: Apostrophes, Connectives, Affect/effect, Passed/past   

UNIT 5 HEALTHY FOOD: HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT
Worksheet 17    Comprehension: Synonyms    
Worksheet 18    Vocabulary: Food idioms, Cooking verbs    
Worksheet 19    Grammar: Adjectives, Amazing adjectives, Spelling numbers, Revision: adjectives    
Worksheet 20    Punctuation and spelling: Revision: Punctuation, Spelling, Bought/brought    

UNIT 6 JEWELS
Worksheet 21    Comprehension: ‘Pearls in Broome’, Crossword    
Worksheet 22    Vocabulary: Sparkling words, Colour words, Synonyms, Precious expressions    
Worksheet 23    Grammar: Tenses    
Worksheet 24    Punctuation and spelling: Revision: commas, Quotation marks, Silent letters    

UNIT 7 LET’S GET PHYSICAL
Worksheet 25    Comprehension: ‘7 days to make workouts fun’    
Worksheet 26    Vocabulary: Let’s get physical word list, Synonyms, Sport expressions/idioms    
Worksheet 27    Grammar: More adverbs, Prefixes    
Worksheet 28    Punctuation and spelling: Revision: Punctuation, Spelling rules for plural nouns    

UNIT 8 WHAT NEXT? THE FUTURE OF TECHNOLOGY
Worksheet 29    Comprehension: The global village    
Worksheet 30    Vocabulary: New words for new times, Word origins, Crossword    
Worksheet 31    Grammar: Revision: Prepositions, Computer terms, Word origins: ‘techno–’, Dictionary definitions    
Worksheet 32    Punctuation and spelling: Alphabetical order, Commas and pronouns, Dashes, Revision: punctuation    

UNIT 9 CARS
Worksheet 33    Comprehension: ‘Blow to hoon blitz’, Puns    
Worksheet 34    Vocabulary: Scrambled words, Word origins: ‘anti–’ and ‘ante–’, Synonyms and antonyms, Alphabetical order    
Worksheet 35    Grammar: Personal pronouns, Subject and predicate, Revision: prepositions    
Worksheet 36    Punctuation and spelling: Revision: Quotation marks, Revision: Commas, Homophones    

UNIT 10 WILD ANIMALS
Worksheet 37    Comprehension: Gorillas and chimpanzees, Word origins    
Worksheet 38    Vocabulary: Animal words, Word puzzle, Prefixes and suffixes    
Worksheet 39    Grammar: Collective nouns, Animal verbs, Animal similes    
Worksheet 40    Punctuation and spelling, The apostrophe: possession and contractions, Revision: Punctuation, Jumbled words