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Introduction to Historical Recounts PowerPoint

Teach Starter Publishing
PowerPoint, PDF | 17 pages | Grades: 5 - 6

A 17 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching older students about the structure and language features of historical recounts.

This PowerPoint presentation has been designed to teach your students about the text structure and language features of historical recounts, a form of recount writing. It addresses the following content:

  • an overview of the purpose and types of recounts
  • an explanation of historical recount structure, with annotated examples
  • an explanation of historical recount language features, with annotated examples.

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


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