Excel Essential Skills: Writing and Spelling Workbook Years 7 to 8

Author: Bianca Hewes, Publisher: Pascal Press

Specifically written for the Australian Curriculum English course, this book will help students master the main language features and structures of the most common types of text for Years 7–8. Each unit outlines the process of planning, drafting and writing a specific type of text, and then provides advanced and intermediate sample texts as benchmarks for students’ own writing.


To the students

Marking criteria

Persuasive texts

1 Persuasive speeches

2 Discussion essays

3 Film reviews

4 Blog posts

Informative texts

5 Procedures

6 Research reports

7 Explanatory essays

8 News reports

Imaginative texts

9 Descriptions

10 Short stories

11 Biographies

12 Narrative poems


More Information
Year Level Year 7, Year 8
Date of Publication 2014
ISBN 9781741254143
Subject English