This assessment book, Primary 2 English: Mastering Comprehension (Open-Ended) Skills, is an excellent tool for pupils who are looking to improve their comprehension skills. With notes and examples that explain the demands and expectations of open-ended comprehension, this book helps students to understand what is required of them when answering questions in their English exams.
The short guided exercises provide immediate practice and guidance for pupils, helping them to improve their comprehension skills and to feel more confident in their abilities. The common errors to avoid section is particularly useful, as it warns pupils about common pitfalls that they may encounter when answering questions.
The assessment practice section is where the real learning happens. Ten full practice papers are provided for pupils to test their ability to apply what they have learned. These papers are challenging, but they are specifically hand-picked to teach students important concepts and examination techniques. By practicing with these papers, students can discover weaknesses in their answering techniques that they may not be aware of, and improve their overall comprehension skills.
An answer key is provided for pupils to use when assessing their own answers. This allows them to learn from their mistakes and to improve their performance on future assessments. By completing the teaching section first and then moving on to the full practice papers, pupils can build their confidence and improve their comprehension skills in a structured and effective way.
This book is suitable for use in the classroom with teacher supervision or at home for independent learning. With clear explanations, helpful guidance, and challenging practice papers, this book is an excellent resource for any pupil who wants to improve their comprehension skills and excel in their English exams.