Exam Board: ISEB
For the current syllabus and all exams up to and including Summer 2019.
French for Common Entrance 13+ Exam Practice Exercises provides comprehensive practice for the Reading and Writing sections of the 13+ Common Entrance exam. All questions from a varied range of topics are modelled on the style of ISEB exam papers. This is an ideal book for pupils needing extra practice and, together with the answer book, it provides a comprehensive tool to understand expectations and monitor progress.
- Endorsed by ISEB
- Provides comprehensive practice for Common Entrance French at 13+
- Enables pupils to practise exam-style questions before they enter the exam room, so that they can build confidence and identify gaps in knowledge
An accompanying audio download is available from www.galorepark.co.uk
Nigel Pearce has spent nearly all his working life in the teaching of French. He was Head of Modern Languages at Summer Fields in Oxford for 20 years, during which time he was for several years the IAPS Modern Languages Coordinator, and held a similar post with SATIPS. He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and is the author of the French for Common Entrance series of textbooks. He now lives in western France, where he is a freelance translator and proofreader. Joyce Capek taught French at the Dragon School for 22 years, where she guided many 13 year olds through Common Entrance and Scholarship examinations. She retired in 2010 and shortly afterwards moved to Scotland where she shares her knowledge of the language with members of the local U3A (University of the Third Age). She and her husband enjoy entertaining family and friends in their 'maison secondaire' in Burgundy.