Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students 3ed (Suitable for years 7 to 10)

Author: Townsend et al, Publisher: Farr
$17.95
SKU/ISBN
9780170419307

Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students is a full colour third edition with new and updated text types and activities. The comprehensive guide is a reference tool for improving writing skills and presents over 30 different types of written texts to senior students. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text – this presentation provides the scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skills.


Features

  • Full colour third edition with new and updated text types and activities.
  • Includes a glossary of terms, writing activities and a matrix of text types.

Contents

  • Chapter 1: Advertisement
  • Chapter 2: Agenda and minutes: business meeting
  • Chapter 3: Biography (historical recount)
  • Chapter 4: Blog
  • Chapter 5: Brochure / Flyer
  • Chapter 6: Description: factual / imaginative
  • Chapter 7: Email
  • Chapter 8: Essay: persuasive
  • Chapter 9: Editorial
  • Chapter 10: Explanation
  • Chapter 11: Information report
  • Chapter 12: Infographic
  • Chapter 13: Interview
  • Chapter 14: Letter to the editor (formal letter)
  • Chapter 15: Narrative
  • Chapter 16: News Article
  • Chapter 17: Novel: aspects and analysis
  • Chapter 18: Novel: essay
  • Chapter 19: Podcast
  • Chapter 20: Poetry: cinquain, haiku and limerick
  • Chapter 21: Poetry: free verse
  • Chapter 22: Poetry: analysis
  • Chapter 23: Poster
  • Chapter 24: PowerPoint presentation
  • Chapter 25: Procedure
  • Chapter 26: Recount
  • Chapter 27: Review: book
  • Chapter 28: Review: play
  • Chapter 29: Script: film
  • Chapter 30: Script: play
  • Chapter 31: Survey
  • Chapter 32: Twitter
  • Chapter 33: Wiki
  • Appendix 1: Glossary
  • Appendix 2: Writing activities
More Information
Year Level Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10
Edition 3rd
Date of Publication 2018
ISBN 9780170419307
Subject English
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