NEW GUL MOHAR READER - 6 (8th EDITION)
By - M P Bhaskaran, Lalita Jagtiani Naumann
About the Book
Gul Mohar is about English today—the way it is written, spoken, heard and used for our current needs. It comprises
New or recent selections Almost all the texts are fresh and different. Students and teachers will enjoy the hand-picked texts in prose and poetry from classic to modern Indian and world writing in English. One play has also been included in each Reader (2-8).
Emerging issues and themes like conservation, global citizenship, conflict, etc. are included to motivate the student to reflect respond and be creative.
Speaking and Listening sections in the Readers give considerable guidance through a variety of practice formats, with close attention to English sounds, which are known to cause difficulties to Asian speakers. Poems (modern and classic) have been included for Reading Aloud in the Readers.
Reading and Writing have a new depth and range to prepare the student to respond orally and in writing with growing confidence.
Language Functions help extend the students' knowledge of grammar in its communicative usage in real-life situation.
Grammatical Structures have been dealt with through a streamlined and strengthened syllabus with a twin focus on meaning and form, supported by definitions, explanations and interesting practice. The grammar syllabus is also systematically planned with revision of important topics.
The Words in Use section is modern and vibrant to build up in children a productive vocabulary and a useful knowledge of both words and phrases.
Spellings and the mechanics of Punctuation have been given additional importance through awareness of patterns.
Examination requirements have been dealt with thoroughly across skill areas.
Teacher Support is enhanced and well-organised to ensure that the teacher is partnered responsibly - teaching guidelines in the Teacher's Editions, answer key, and inclusive web support/resources. A comprehensive Teacher’s Resource Pack for each class with lesson plans, question bank, grammar concept notes and printable worksheets, notes for literary appreciation, tasks for adaptive learning, unseen comprehension passages and PPTs.
MCQs, ERC questions with new comprehension formats in 6-8 with linked reading in the Companion and sub-skills
Gul Mohar 8th Edition consists of the following:
Primers 1 and 2 for the pre-primary classes
Readers 1 to 8 along with Companions 1 to 8
Teacher's Editions of the Readers and Companions
Teacher’s Resource Packs (with CDs)
Gul Mohar Advantage! Multimedia CD-ROMS 1 to 5 (optional)
Book-based web support for teachers at gulmohar.orientblackswan.com
Contributors (Author(s), Editor(s), Translator(s), Illustrator(s) etc.)
M P Bhaskaran, Lalita Jagtiani Naumann
M L Tickoo, N S Prabhu