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Nelson English

Raising Standards in Reading and Writing

This updated edition of the well-loved Nelson English continues to provide an integrated approach to teaching the core literacy skills at primary level: comprehension, writing, grammar, punctuation, spelling and vocabulary.

Now Nelson English offers a starter level to develop children's early reading and writing skills ready for the first year of Primary.

  • NEW Starter Level provides resources that specifically cater to Early Years
  • Covers both fiction and non-fiction
  • Differentiated activities provide varying levels of challenge
  • Nelson English is suited to a wide variety of curricula and continues to offer regular opportunities to practice and revisit learning.
  • The write-in Workbooks provide a clear record of progress for pupils and offer extra practice with concepts taught in the Pupil Books
  • The Teacher's Books offer three stage step-by-step lesson plans, learning objectives and answers to all activities
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Series contains:

  • 3 Workbooks for Starter Level
  • 1 Teacher's Book for Starter Level
  • 6 Pupil Books for Levels 1-6
  • 6 Workbooks for Levels 1-6
  • 6 Teacher’s Books for Levels 1-6
  • Updated content to match the requirements of the English National Curriculum
  • Assessment resources hosted on Oxford Owl
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Free resources and downloads

Nelson English course guide

Take a closer look at the components in Nelson English

Scope and Sequence

A complete list of topics covered in in Starter Level and Levels 1-6

Starter Level sample pages

See sample pages for the Nelson English Starter Level, new for 2020

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Explore Nelson English Online

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