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Developing Informative Writing Skills PowerPoint

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A 19 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about the structure and language features of informative texts.

This PowerPoint presentation has been designed to teach your students about the text structure and language features of informative writing. It addresses the following content:

  • an overview of the purpose and types of informative texts
  • an explanation of informative text structure, with annotated examples
  • an explanation of informative language features, with annotated examples.

Activities for students, relating to informative structure and language features, are also included.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  • VCELA246

    Understand how different types of texts vary in use of language choices, depending on their purpose, audience and context, including tense and types of sentences

  • VCELA277

    Identify features used in imaginative, informative and persuasive texts to meet the purpose of the text, and understand how texts vary in complexity and technicality depending on the approach to the topic, the purpose and the intended audience

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELA1478

    Understand how different types of texts vary in use of language choices, depending on their purpose and context (for example, tense and types of sentences)Elaborationsbecoming familiar with typical structural stages and language features of various t...

  • ACELY1678

    Identify the audience and purpose of imaginative, informative and persuasive textsElaborationsidentifying the author’s point of view on a topic and key words and images that seem intended to persuade listeners, viewers or readers to agree with t...

  • ACELY1690

    Identify characteristic features used in imaginative, informative and persuasive texts to meet the purpose of the textElaborationsdescribing the language which authors use to create imaginary worlds; how textual features such as headings, subheadings...

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  • Design update of PowerPoint template.

    Change by Stephanie (Teach Starter) May 16th, 2019

  • Design update of PowerPoint template.

    Change by Stephanie (Teach Starter) May 16th, 2019

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