English 4-11

Essential reading for the primary classroom

English 4-11Why not subscribe to the only journal dedicated to literacy in the primary classroom and become a member of The English Association (EA)!

You will receive three issues each academic year (Autumn, Spring, Summer) packed with

Example articles from the publication are below:

No secret: using good models to write narrative in Year 2 - Rebecca Kennedy, Independent Consultant

The Tsunami project: writing narrative poetry - Sukhvinder Bhoday, Elmhurst Primary School, London Borough of Newham and Jane Bednall, Independent Consultant

Picture Book Awards

Established in 1995, the Awards are given annually for the best children’s picture books of the year in four categories, Fiction and Non-Fiction at 4-7 yrs and 7-11 yrs. The prizes are awarded at the Association’s Annual General Meeting each May, and the winning and shortlisted books are featured in a full-colour insert in the summer issue of the journal.

About English 4-11

First published in 1991 as Primary English, the journal was re-named in 1997 to reflect its increasing range of coverage.

It is a joint publication of the English Association and the United Kingdom Literacy Association.

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Open Access Articles

These articles are free to access by members and non-members.

Literally speechless? Refugees to Canada overcome preliteracy and trauma through a literacy of the heart by Susan Barber & Lorna Ramsay. September 2020

Building a European community through responses to books and films' by Fiona Maine. 2020 Autumn issue

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