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Achievement English @ Year 11 NCEA Level 1

By | Copyright Year:2013 | ISBN-13: 9780170244220

This book provides an overview of the year’s work required for students to be successful in NCEA English Level 1. It supplements their schoolwork by giving clear, concise notes on terminology along with teaching notes, examples and practice exercises.

The book has a strong focus on developing close reading skills, while providing exercises and models for students to improve their essay writing skills. Formative, creative and formal writing are also covered. The book builds a useful revision resource to study from for external assessments.

This is a revised edition which contains an additional section on writing longer answers to close reading questions.


1. Year 11. You’ve made it to the first level!
2. Check it!
3. Close Reading - learning to read and understand Unfamiliar Text
4. On your Own
5. Further Success
6. Understanding Text – the Essay
7. Formal Writing
8. Making your Visual Text
9. Presenting a Speech
10. Language Lists
11. It’s time to Revise – get over it!


As NCEA has developed, the need for Achievement English @ Year 11 to do the same became increasingly necessary

The authors have kept true to the initial strengths of the book. There is still a strong focus on teaching the skills required to succeed in Year 11, rather than focusing solely on the assessment

Covers the major areas of study for Year 11

Gives students guidelines for writing both formal and literary essays

Concentrates on the skills of close reading


By | ISBN-13: 9780170197526
This new edition of Achievement English @ Year 11 is an integrated student textbook-workbook that is designed for effective learning to prepare you for all your NCEA Level 1 English assessments. Our intention is to help you expand on the skills you have learnt in Years 9 and 10, rather than focusing on assessing you constantly. You will find that each part of your classroom study will be expanded on and enhanced by using material in this personal workbook. This TEACHER'S RESOURCE contains suggested answers for all questions.
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