The Fundamentals of English coursebook comprehensively covers the entire English syllabus for Tanzanian schools.
The vocabulary, structures and patterns to be taught are presented through imaginative and stimulating reading passages, meaningful illustrations and activities which reflect both the rich environment in which the students live and the experiences that they have gone through.
This coursebook ernphaslses that language is primarily for communication and must be contextualised. The course makes learning enjoyable and captivating by:
⦁ presenting sequentially organised activities at the level of the learners.
⦁ integrating text and illustrations to boost understanding.
⦁ providing exercises at the end of each activity.
⦁ employing a user-friendly approach centred on the student's own environment and experiences.
⦁ covering contemporary and emerging issues such as gender, HIV and AIDS, the environment, among others.
The authors of Fundamentals of English, Form 4 are experienced teachers, examiners and curriculum developers for English and facilitators of refresher courses for teachers of English in the East African region.
Other titles in the series include:
⦁ Fundamentals of Biology Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Chemistry Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Physics Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Book-keeping Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Basic Mathematics Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Commerce Forms 1,2, 3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of History Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Geography Forms 1,2,3 and 4
⦁ Fundamentals of Civics Forms 1,2,3 and 4