MC eBooks

Marshall Cavendish Education understands the need for an educational solution to be comprehensive yet dynamic. As a result, we have created materials that are based on a blended learning framework, incorporating both print and digital resources to provide students and teachers with seamless support throughout the learning journey.

These digital resources have been integrated into the Marshall Cavendish Education eBook that provides access to textbooks in one portable device across all platforms (Window / Mac / Android / iPad).

It enables teachers to engage students through the embedded interactive elements while allowing students to learn anytime, anywhere.

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Anchored in a Blended Learning Framework

Marshall Cavendish Education understands the need for an educational solution to be comprehensive yet dynamic. As a result, we have created materials that are based on a blended learning framework, incorporating both print and digital resources to provide students and teachers with seamless support throughout their learning journey.

These digital resources have been integrated into the MC eBooks, which have been customised for students and teachers.

The eBook is a digital book viewer that provides access to the textbooks in one portable device across all platforms (Window / Mac / Android / iPad). It enables teachers to engage students through the embedded interactive elements while allowing students to learn anytime, anywhere.

Every eBook is embedded with digital resources to faciltate teacher's lesson planning as well as enrich students' learning experience. It also allows teachers and students to add in relevant resources to any selected page.

 

Frequently-Asked Questions

 

For Students

MC eBooks allow students to learn independently. With or without the assistance of others, they will be able to diagnose their learning needs, formulate learning goals, identify resources for learning, choose and implement appropriate learning strategies as well as evaluate learning progress. The eBook for students are embedded with digital elements such as animations, videos, simulations, audio files, images, weblinks and quizzes, which provide students a variety of learning and assessment options.

The Student eBooks from Marshall Cavendish Education are developed to:

  • Engage students through interactive digital elements
  • Promote both collaborative and self-directed learning
  • Allow students to assess their learning progress independently
  • Enable research and learning anytime, anywhere

Embedded with Digital Elements

  • Animation, simulation, file, audio, image, video or web link
  • Tag to specific page for easy reference
  • Can be added by user or preloaded by publisher


The Student e-Books are available on Windows / Mac / iPad / Android devices.

 

For Teachers

MC eBooks allow teachers to incorporate the use of technology into lessons easily and creatively. Furthermore, the eBook for teachers incorporates unique digital elements such as animations, videos and quizzes, which offer teachers a variety of teaching and assessment options.

Featuring the integration of a unique Social Learning Wall and discussion forum, the eBook for teachers helps encourage purposeful social interaction and collaborative learning, within and even across classes.

The Teacher eBooks from Marshall Cavendish Education are developed to:

  • Integrate resources effortlessly. 
    Manage all print resources and digital resources in one location.
  • Customise lessons readily.
    Create own hotlist of resources. Add new resources to previously collected resources of various medium to enhance learning experience of pupils. Tag resources and programme them to customised lesson plans. Keep a repository of teaching resources.

    The Lesson Builder can be used to plan and customise your lessons. Additional resources for different lessons can be tagged and attached easily for your convenience.



In addition, the Interactive Whiteboard can be used as a useful teaching aid to customise your lessons as you illustrate concepts or workings.



  • Engage students meaningfully.
    Through the use of animated videos or audio files, awareness can be created and seed of concepts planted in your pupils’ minds. Using engaging multimedia such as Interactives and Virtual Manipulatives, difficult concepts can be better explained. Pupils have the opportunity to learn at their own pace in a self-directed learning environment using the digital book. Quizzes and mini-games enable pupils to consolidate key concepts and learning points.
  • Cater to different learning needs easily
    Pre-packaged lessons can be customised for pupils of different abilities in the Lesson Builder to cater to the specific needs of pupils with different abilities. Lesson plans can be modified as required to make the lessons uniquely yours. 

 

 

Frequently-Asked Questions

  • Accessing the eBooks
    1. When will my MC eBook be available?
      Your eBooks will be made available from 17 December 2012 onwards.

    2. What platforms are the MC eBooks available on?
      The eBooks are suitable for iPad (with iOS5 and above), Mac, Windows and Android platforms

    3. What is the required browser for me to view the Digital Elements?
      Safari. 

    4. How do I redeem my MC eBooks?
      For iPad users
      1. Visit the iTunes App Store
      2. Download the "MCeViewer" application and all available e-Books will be displayed on the book shelf
      3. Click "Redeem" and enter the Access Code on your eBook Access Card
      4. Start downloading the eBooks you have purchased

      For Windows/Android users
      1. Visit www.mcenrich.com/mceviewer
      2. Select the eBook you have purchased and wish to download
      3. Enter the Access Code on your eBook Access Card
      4. Start downloading the e-Books you have purchased

    5. Is the MC eBook available in all countries?
    6. MC eBook is currently only available in Singappore. We have plans to make our eBook available in other countries so please stay tuned for further updates.

  • How to use the eBooks
    1. Can I highlight text and write notes?
      Yes. Our eBooks include built-in 'Highlight' and 'Note' features, which allow you to highlight any word or passage of text within the book and create a note on any page.

    2. Can I bookmark selected pages and erase annotations?
      Yes. You may bookmark any page you choose and even view the consolidated list of bookmarked pages. Annotations can be easily erased with the 'Delete' feature as well.

    3. Are there interactive digital elements?
      Yes. Animations, videos, simulations, games and mini quizzes have been developed for the various eBooks and they are tagged to the relevant pages to facilitate both teaching and learning.

    4. Are answers to the interactive activities provided?
      Yes. Answers are also tagged to the respective pages for quick reference and to encourage self-directed learning.

    5. Is there an expiry date for my eBook?
      Yes. Every eBook and its embedded digital elements have an expiry date. Upon expiry, any annotations will also not be retained.

      You will be prompted to renew your eBook when the expiry date approaches. Upon renewal, the interactive digital elements will be updated.

    6. Will I receive updates for my eBook?
      Yes. The updates will include the provision of new digital elements and you will be notified on all available updates.


  • Technical Assistance
    1. I am not able to download my purchased e-Book. When can I find help?

      Helpdesk: (+65) 6213 9582.
      Operating Hours: Mon – Fri, 9.00am – 5.00pm
      (Excluding eve of Public Holiday or Public Holiday)