Meet the authors

Donna Shaw

Donna Shaw is a teacher and materials writer for young learners. She is the co-author of the Macmillan Primary course Find Out! and is the author of levels 5 and 6 of Macmillan’s higher level Primary course Footprints to English. She is also the co-author of levels 5 and 6 of Macmillan Natural and Social Science and the co-author of Macmillan’s new higher level Primary course High Five!

Joanne Ramsden

Joanne is currently teaching science, art and English literacy as part of the British Council Bilingual Project. She has many years’ experience at both Primary and Infant levels, writing songs and developing materials for the classroom. She has published several articles on teaching and is involved in teacher training in the area. She is the author of Macmillan Natural & Social Science 1 & 2, the Phonics Component, High Five! 2 and 4 with Donna Shaw and is also co-author of Play with Patch and Patch the Puppy 1 & 2, all published by Macmillan Education ELT.

Rob Sved