New South Wales Curriculum

EN1-7B

identifies how language use in their own writing differs according to their purpose, audience and subject matter

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  • Go to Text Type Poster - Informative teaching resource

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    Text Type Poster - Informative

    A poster for use with informative text resources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to 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
  • Go to Persuasive Sentence Worksheet teaching resource

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    Persuasive Sentence Worksheet

    Some persuasive sentence starters to be completed with evidence.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 7
  • Go to Persuasive Sentence Starters teaching resource

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    Persuasive Sentence Starters

    Have your students begin their persuasive writing with a strong sentence starter.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 3 - 7
  • Go to Active Learning Resource Pack resource pack

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    Active Learning Resource Pack

    Twenty-two whole class or small group active games that encourage learning through a physical setting.

    Teach Starter Publishing 286 pages Years: F - 6
  • Go to 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
  • Go to Procedural Texts - Text Structure lesson plan

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    Procedural Texts - Text Structure

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

    Teach Starter Publishing 71 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Independent Writing - How to Make Bush Stew lesson plan

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    Independent Writing - How to Make Bush Stew

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write a recipe for bush stew.

    Teach Starter Publishing 14 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Guided Writing - How To Make Fruit Salad lesson plan

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    Guided Writing - How To Make Fruit Salad

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple recipe for fruit salad in small groups.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Modelled Writing - How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth lesson plan

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    Modelled Writing - How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple procedure about a familiar experience.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Procedural Texts - Language Features lesson plan

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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 68 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Exploring Fairy Tale Characters lesson plan

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    Exploring Fairy Tale Characters

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the methods authors use to create a character.

    Teach Starter Publishing 86 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Introduction to Personal Recounts Unit Plan unit plan

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    Introduction to Personal Recounts Unit Plan

    This English unit has been designed to introduce the recount text type to younger students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of personal recounts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Personal Recounts - Independent Writing lesson plan

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    Personal Recounts - Independent Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently construct a simple personal recount about a familiar experience.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Personal Recounts - Shared Writing lesson plan

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    Personal Recounts - Shared Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will construct a simple personal recount about a familiar experience in pairs.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Personal Recounts - Modelled Writing lesson plan

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    Personal Recounts - Modelled Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple personal recount about a familiar experience.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Exploring Persuasive Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2 unit plan

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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 1 page Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Eat Your Peas - Independent Writing lesson plan

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    Eat Your Peas - Independent Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently construct a simple persuasive text about a familiar situation.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to What Pet Should I Get? - Shared Writing lesson plan

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    What Pet Should I Get? - Shared Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will construct a simple persuasive text on a familiar situation in pairs.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Hey, Little Ant - Modelled Writing lesson plan

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    Hey, Little Ant - Modelled Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will construct a simple persuasive text on a familiar topic.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to 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 153 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to 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 176 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to For or Against? lesson plan

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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 157 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Exploring Informative Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2 unit plan

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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
  • Go to Animal Fact Book - Independent Writing lesson plan

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    Animal Fact Book - Independent Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently create an informative fact book about an animal.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Animal Information Report - Shared Writing lesson plan

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    Animal Information Report - Shared Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will construct a simple information report about an animal in pairs.

    Teach Starter Publishing 11 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Animal Information Report - Modelled Writing lesson plan

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    Animal Information Report - Modelled Writing

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will jointly construct a simple information report about an animal.

    Teach Starter Publishing 11 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to 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 4 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Exploring Narrative Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2 unit plan

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    Exploring Narrative Texts Unit Plan - Year 1 and Year 2

    This English unit uses fairy tales to introduce the narrative text type to younger students. It addresses the structure, characters and language features of a narrative.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Writing a Fairy Tale lesson plan

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    Writing a Fairy Tale

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write a fairy tale, using appropriate text structure, language and features.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to What's the Problem? lesson plan

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    What's the Problem?

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will develop a complication and resolution for a fairy tale.

    Teach Starter Publishing 62 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet