Higher English

Higher English brings together all of the elements of core knowledge and skills practice required to fulfil every internally and externally assessed part of the SQA course. Explore the three NAB areas of Close Reading, Textual Analysis and Writing, and prepare for the writing folio through a variety of engaging stimulus materials, confidence-building study questions and practical activities in this comprehensive resource. Higher English: - is the only full-course textbook available for Higher English and is written specifically to match the revised arrangements in place from 2011 onwards - brings the study of language and literature to life with a uniquely accessible and motivational writing style, an attractive full colour design and engaging illustrations - sets each reading, analysis and writing skill area in context within the course as a whole, outlining the assessment requirements and providing carefully chosen practice activities matching the level examiners are looking for - contains detailed analysis of short stories and poems, offering worked examples in the study of literature and enabling students to consolidate understanding of the key features of language and how to write about them in examinations.