Cambridge IGCSE™ First Language English

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Syllabus
This curriculum-aligned resource provides full coverage of the Cambridge IGCSE™ and IGCSE (9–1) First Language English syllabuses (0500/0990).

Interactive Textbook
Four themed sections cover reading and writing skills, followed by two sections that address the requirements of coursework and speaking and listening assessments. 

Assignments
Reading and question assignments that can be customised and assigned to students with just a few clicks. Including 240 strength questions and 100 exam-style questions, with relevant mark schemes.

Key features

skill-based

Skill-based sections with overarching ‘umbrella’ topics to orientate students’ learning

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Interactive materials such as videos, applets and animations that bring content to life and boost student engagement

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Diverse texts and audiovisual material from around the world, reflecting the global nature of English Language

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Interactive glossary to clarify complex or subject-specific vocabulary, supporting EAL learners

Scaffold

Scaffolded sections, in which students learn a skill before applying it to a practice question

Take a look inside…

IGCSE First Language English - Overview
IGCSE First Language English - Assignments
IGCSE ICT - Notebook instructions

Overview of subject progress

Automated assignments and analytics

Enhanced textbook annotation

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