The Skills Book offers further practice focused on communicative language, specifically listening, speaking, and reading, with a writing skills element included. The activities consolidate language in the Student's Book and provide excellent homework exercises for busy teachers, or extensions to push fast-finishers.
Picture Talk lessons focus on developing simple visual literacy skills to practice vocabulary through speaking and listening.
Happy Reader texts include fictional stories, plays, and poems. Each reader is supported by a numbered reading guide and a dramatized storytelling or poetry reading on the Class Audio CD.
The Happy Writer activities at the back of the Skills Book develop specific writing skills such as identifying and understanding characters and settings, recalling details, sequencing events, and personalizing a story.
Word Work lessons provide spelling and phonics activities using the unit vocabulary. Students will accompany Pauly Parrot in pronouncing specific sounds through unique musicalized sound-outs.
Say it! sections include entertaining tongue twisters that develop pronunciation skills for specific sounds in context.