A set of 5 sorting activities to use when introducing students to the persuasive text type.
Students cut out the ‘for’ and ‘against’ statements and paste them in the correct column of the table provided.
- Fish Make the Best Pets
- All Children Should Play Weekend Sport
- Tablets Should Replace Paper and Pencils in the Classroom
- Listening to Audio Books is Better Than Reading Books
- Hover Boards Are Better Than Bikes.
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Australian Curriculum alignment
- English > Year 1 > Language > Text structure and organisation > ACELA1447
Understand that the purposes texts serve shape their structure in predictable waysElaborationsdiscussing and comparing the purposes of familiar texts drawn from local contexts and interests (Skills: L...
- English > Year 2 > Language > Text structure and organisation > ACELA1463
Understand that different types of texts have identifiable text structures and language features that help the text serve its purposeElaborationsidentifying the topic and type of a text through its vi...
- English > Year 3 > Literacy > Interpreting, analysing, evaluating > ACELY1678
Identify the audience and purpose of imaginative, informative and persuasive textsElaborationsidentifying the authorâs point of view on a topic and key words and images that seem intended to pers...
- English > Year 4 > Literacy > Interpreting, analysing, evaluating > 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; ...
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'Boost' spelling error fixed on the 'All Children Should Play Weekend Sport' worksheet.
Fix by Victoria (Teach Starter) 22nd May, 2017
A spelling error was fixed.
Fix by Karen (Teach Starter) 12th Mar, 2017
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