English for a Purpose 2

Author(s): BEAN ET AL

Literacy Skills

The English for a Purpose series provides a Student Book and CD-ROM pack for each level, with essential learning built around the three interrelated strands of the Australian Curriculum: English: Language, Literature and Literacy.

Student Books

Authentic informative, imaginative and persuasive text exemplars;
Units aligned according to text purpose;
Each unit introduces and analyses one text type: an overview page, a spread to explore reading and comprehension strategies and skills, a grammar and punctuation spread, a related writing activity on the CD-ROM, and an assessment rubric;
Include a guide to selecting visual features to match the writing purpose.


CD-ROM is focused on writing included with each year level;
Interactive text exemplars for each year level to model text structure, organisation and language features;
Writing scaffolds to support students as they construct and edit texts onscreen;
Editing and proofreading checklists.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780195564785
  • : Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand
  • : OUP Australia and New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : BEAN ET AL