India, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives & Afghanistan
Feathers: A Multi-skill Course in English is a comprehensive language course designed to help learners at the school level to communicate accurately and effectively. The course adopts an integrated approach which emphasises the interplay of the four language skills. Care has been taken to ensure that the content can be handled exhaustively within a school year.
Key features • Reading texts that are set in cultural contexts relevant and familiar to young learners • Vocabulary exercises that help to systematically build word power • Grammar exercises that introduce learners to the structures of the language and provide extensive practice • Speaking activities that recreate everyday situations and provide insights into pronunciation and intonation • Listening tasks that develop both global and local comprehension • Writing tasks that promote proficiency in producing both functional and descriptive texts
The Pupil’s Book and the Workbook at each level complement each other. The Workbook carries forward and reinforces the learning points from the Pupil’s Book.
Introduction Note to the Teacher Map of the Book 1 Fanny's Photo 2 Crows in the City 3 Painted Eggs 4 Malathy to the Rescue 5 The King and the Jester 6 Naughty Bruno 7 Pip and Pop 8 The Cock and the Sun 9 Dadima and the Tiger 10 Arun Takes Care