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ACELT1598

Develop criteria for establishing personal preferences for literature

Elaborations

  • building a conscious understanding of preference regarding topics and genres of personal interest (for example humorous short stories, school and family stories, mysteries, fantasy and quest, series books) (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • selecting and discussing favourite texts and explaining their reasons for assigning greater or lesser merit to particular texts or types of texts (Skills: Literacy, Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capability)

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5 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Book Wish List

    A book wish list for students to compile over time.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 5
  • Preview image for Talking About Books Prompts - teaching resource

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    Talking About Books Prompts

    A prompt for students to use when orally discussing books.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 2 - 5
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    Reading Preferences Survey

    A survey for students to complete to gain greater understanding of the types of texts they like to read.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: F - 5
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    Halloween Display – Wrapped Up in a Good Book

    A Halloween-themed classroom display for students to showcase the books they are reading.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 2 - 6
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    Recommended Books: Middle Years

    A list of recommended books for middle years created by award-winning teacher librarian Megan Daley.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 3 - 4