Author: Merilyn Ruth Ongeri, Nduku Mutiso, Patrick Birgen
Keynote English Pupil's book 5 is a ground breaking course as it is a comprehensive English course specially written in the new syllabus for primary schools. The structure and function of English in this course are taught through imaginative and stimulating reading passages, coluorful illustrations and activities which are carefully graded and which reflects the rich cultural variety of the world pupils around us. The emphasis throughout the book is that language is primary for communication and must be integrated and contextualised. It makes teaching enjoyable and captivating presenting sequencially well-organised topics, intergrating text and illustrations to boost understanding, giving numerous highly educative indoor and outdoor activities. It provides activities and exercises at the end of each topic and employs a user-friendly approach which is well-centred on the learner's own environment to ease understanding. The book also covers emerging and contemporary issues such as gender, the environment, HIV/AIDS among others.