English is the official national language and medium of instruction in Nigeria. It is a compulsory subject offered at both the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE). It is therefore an extremely important subject, not only in the school context, but in the wider context of
communicating effectively in Nigeria.
This Smart English Primary 1 course has been carefully developed by international and Nigerian educational experts and offers the
• A Pupil’s Book written in accessible
language to enable understanding and
learning. The Pupil’s Book is also available in digital format.
• A Teacher’s Guide providing answers
for the activities in the Pupil’s Book, and checklists and rubrics that can be used for evaluation. The Teacher’s Guide is only available in digital format.
• A Workbook with activities to consolidate important skills learnt in the Pupil’s Book.
• A Reader with age-appropriate texts and illustrations to develop sound reading skills.