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Skylark: A Multi-skill Course in English

author: Debahuti Das, Hilda Peacock, Mini Joseph, Shradha Anand, Sonia Dhir, Sumita Banerjea

Supporting Material: Available

Skylark is a multi-skill based series of coursebooks and workbooks for Classes 1-8. It caters to the needs of the learners and the facilitators of the English language through its approach—teaching language through literature. Through their simple, lucid and visually appealing presentation of content, the books make language acquisition effortless, seamless and engrossing for the learners.

About Author

Coursebook 1 and 2:
Shraddha Anand (ELT Consultant with S Chand Group)

Coursebook 3 and 4:
Debahuti Das (The Heritage School, Kolkata)
Sumita Banerjea (St James, Kolkata)

Coursebook 5 and 6:
Sonia Dhir (Loreto House, Kolkata)
Sumita Bhattacharjee (Loreto House, Kolkata)

Coursebook 7 and 8:
Mini Joseph (ELT Consultant with British Council; St Xavier's, Kolkata)
Series Editor
Hilda Peacock (Associated with Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations; Bishop Cotton Boys, Bengaluru; La Martiniere, Kolkata; Doctor Graham's Home, Kalimpong)

About the Series

Skylark is a multi-skill based series of coursebooks and workbooks for Classes 1-8. It caters to the needs of the learners and the facilitators of the English language through its approach—teaching language through literature. Through their simple, lucid and visually appealing presentation of content, the books make language acquisition effortless, seamless and engrossing for the learners.

Salient Features

  • Selections are so chosen that they are grade-appropriate, interesting and range from Indian epics to Western classics, thus exposing learners to a vast array of literary gems.
  • Getting started prepares learners for the lesson through relevant questions and discussion topics.
  • Words to know provides meanings of selected words from the text.
  • Terms to know discusses the literary devices applied in a particular poem.
  • Understanding the text takes care of the need to test the reading skills of the learners.
  • Playing with words not only enriches the word bank of the learner but also focuses on the usage of the words acquired.
  • Learning the language undertakes the task of making learners grasp the nuances of English grammar.
  • Listening and Speaking include topics that learners find useful in their day-to-day interaction with others.
  • Writing provides necessary practice for making learners efficient in writing on topics ranging from imaginative to realistic, and informal to formal.

Salient Features of Workbook

  • Enhancing the learner's vocabulary
  • Reiterating rules and definitions learnt in grammar, while offering ample practice
  • Providing practise in functional and creative composition
  • These workbooks have model test papers in Classes 3-8, which include unseen comprehension passages as well as questions on vocabulary, grammar and writing.
  • The test papers for Classes 6-8 also include questions to assess oral and aural skills.

Supporting Material

  • i-book for facilitators with 2D and 3D animations to make learning interesting
  • Interactivities to engage learners in participation and to aid recapitulation
  • Concept-based games to make learning enjoyable
  • Teacher's Support Book with lesson plans, teaching strategies, answer keys and rubrics for assessment
  • Additional worksheets with answer keys
  • Introducing Virtual Reality for Classes 6-8

Skylark Workbook – 1

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986107
price
170

Skylark Coursebook – 1

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986022
price
305

Skylark Workbook – 2

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986114
price
175

Skylark Coursebook – 2

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986039
price
315

Skylark Workbook – 3

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986121
price
185

Skylark Coursebook – 3

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986046
price
340

Skylark Workbook – 4

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986138
price
190

Skylark Coursebook – 4

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986053
price
350

Skylark Workbook – 5

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986145
price
195

Skylark Coursebook – 5

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986060
price
365

Skylark Workbook – 6

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986152
price
200

Skylark Coursebook – 6

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986077
price
380

Skylark Workbook – 7

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986169
price
210

Skylark Coursebook – 7

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986084
price
390

Skylark Workbook – 8

Workbook/ Activity Book

isbn
9789325986176
price
210

Skylark Coursebook – 8

Coursebook

isbn
9789325986091
price
390

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