Multiple-use activities to explore text types
These ebooks have been written to reinforce the six different writing genres. Six common themes have been chosen with ten different writing tasks within each theme, covering the six writing genres.
A number of suggestions for use are included:
specific writing tasks relating to themes;
portfolio assessment activities;
reinforcement of features of text types;
language group activities, student self-evaluation; and
comparisons of text types.
6 themes, each with 10 writing activities
tasks cover the 6 writing genres within each theme
explanation of each writing genre including definition, text structure and special language features
portfolio pages for each genre
icons indicate each theme being covered
teacher and student checklist
blank proforma to allow teachers to add activities
teachers notes and outcome link