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ACELY1658

Describe some differences between imaginative informative and persuasive texts

Elaborations

  • comparing and discussing texts identifying some features that distinguish those that ‘tell stories’ from those that ‘give opinions’ (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capability)
  • selecting texts for a particular purpose or task, for example a website that will give information about whales, a book that will tell a story about a possum (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)

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16 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
  • Preview image for The Changing Seasons – Worksheet - teaching resource

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    The Changing Seasons – Worksheet

    A comprehension worksheet for an article about different seasons from the Year 1 magazine (Issue 2).

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Year: 1
  • Preview image for Species Snapshot Worksheet - Honey Bees - teaching resource

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    Species Snapshot Worksheet - Honey Bees

    A comprehension worksheet for a species snapshot magazine article about honey bees.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Year: 1
  • Preview image for Earth Watch: Good Pet Care – Comprehension Worksheet - teaching resource

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    Earth Watch: Good Pet Care – Comprehension Worksheet

    A comprehension worksheet for an article about ways to keep our native animals and plants safe by being a good pet owner.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages
  • Preview image for Narrative Prompts Posters - teaching resource

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    Narrative Prompts Posters

    A set of 20 posters to display as narrative story prompts for students.

    Teach Starter Publishing 20 pages Years: 1 - 4
  • Preview image for Exploring Procedural Texts PowerPoint - teaching resource

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    Exploring Procedural Texts PowerPoint

    A 17 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about the structure and language features of procedural texts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 17 pages Years: 1 - 2
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    Text Type Poster - Imaginative

    A poster for use with imaginative text resources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
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    Text Type Poster - Persuasive

    A poster for use with persuasive text resources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
  • Preview image for Narrative Sentence Starter Cards - teaching resource

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    Narrative Sentence Starter Cards

    Thirty sentence starter cards for narratives.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Years: 1 - 7
  • Preview image for Exploring Procedural Texts Unit Plan - unit plan

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    Exploring Procedural Texts Unit Plan

    This English unit has been designed to introduce procedural texts to younger students. It addresses the purpose, structure and language features of instructions and recipes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 118 pages Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
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    Procedural Texts - Language Features

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the language features of procedures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Exploring Persuasive Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2

    This English unit has been designed to introduce the persuasive genre to younger students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of persuasive texts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 158 pages Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
  • Preview image for Persuasive Language Features - lesson plan

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    Persuasive Language Features

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the language features of persuasive texts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Preview image for Simple Persuasive Structure - lesson plan

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    Simple Persuasive Structure

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify and explore the basic structure of persuasive texts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    For or Against?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate reasons for and against a situation or topic.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Exploring Informative Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2

    This English unit has been designed to introduce the informative genre to younger students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of information reports.

    Teach Starter Publishing 69 pages Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
  • Preview image for Separating Fact From Fiction - lesson plan

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    Separating Fact From Fiction

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will understand the difference between real and make-believe.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet