English - Back to Basics is a comprehensive seven book homework series. This title features an activity for every week of the academic year. Each activity focuses on one area of essential skills, including spelling, word study, punctuation, grammar and phonics (Books A C only). It offers simple and easy to understand instructions to aid independent working. It is suitable for homework, classwork, teaching a new concept, revision and assessment. Each pupil copymaster has an accompanying page of teachers notes, containing explanations/definitions and answers. It provides detailed additional teachers notes that include curriculum links, spelling rules, word building, glossary, prefixes, suffixes, word origins and spelling lists.