Excellence in English Ordinary Level 2017 is a comprehensive package (textbook, ebook and digital resources) that helps students towards success in Leaving Certificate Ordinary Level English Paper 1 and Paper 2.
Uses a unique READ – ANALYSE – MAKE method to develop the essential skills required for comprehending and composing in Paper 1 and understanding and discussing in Paper 2.
Features stimulating texts and images from a wide range of sources and offers invaluable techniques for improving reading and writing skills in Paper 1.
Offers outstanding choice in all three sections of Paper 2, covering four Single Texts, three different groups of Comparative Texts and all thirty-six poems prescribed for Ordinary Level
Advances the student’s knowledge of the story, their understanding of the characters and their curiosity about the fictional world in their chosen Single Text.
Reveals the fascinating similarities and differences between the Comparative Texts, with reference to each of the modes set for 2017 – Relationships, Theme, and Hero, Heroine, Villain.
Explores the meaning, setting, language and relevance of each poem.
Combines an easy-to-use layout, innovative design and lively style to guide students confidently towards mastering both exam papers.
Provides students with lively and engaging audio lecture overviews of each part of the course.
Tests student’s knowledge and progress at regular intervals with downloadable worksheets and demonstrates the best exam techniques with downloadable sample answers.