Narrative Purpose The basic purpose of narrative is to entertain, to gain and hold a readers' interest. Types of narrative There are many types of narrative.
Recount retells an important experience. The Seven Steps to Writing Success breaks down writing into explicit, practical steps that make it easy to teach students how to create an engaging text.
See the difference the Seven Steps can make in the writing samples below Share these with your students! Recount Samples Student Writing Samples These Year 5s have taken the Seven Steps skills to heart, and their recounts about school camp shine with humour and enjoyment. Thank you to their teacher and students for sharing with permission!
Lots of lovely stories about reluctant writers feeling very comfortable and confident. The teachers all seem really pleased with the program and the student work.
Teach it the next. The One-Day Inspiring Writing Workshop teaches you the seven explicit skills to develop your students into engaged writers.
|Non-Fiction Recount Primary Resources - Literacy - Page 2||Click slides to enlarge Gangsta Granny David Walliams Gangsta Granny is a brilliant English teaching resource featuring a series of engaging lessons designed to enhance and develop pupil knowledge and understanding of the novel Gangsta Granny by David Walliams. Gangsta Granny by David Walliams includes a wide range of activities and lessons for children of all abilities.|
|Recount planning sheet – Primary KS2 teaching resource - Scholastic||FictionOnline Resources Short Story Competition - Winners' Stories In the summer newsletter we ran a competition looking for stories of no more than words that could be used as model texts for Talk for Writing.|
|Use these filters to narrow your search:||Structure A well-structured recount includes details of the event or topic and personal opinions. Written recounts often start with a heading or title.|
Take home over 30 Action Activities to use in your class! Wherever and whenever you need it. This needs to be every school's writing program. I can guarantee our writing success was due to students being exposed to the Seven Steps of Writing Success.
Steps 2 - 7 have also been great in assisting with self and peer feedback sessions, especially in middle and upper primary. Wonderfully "grounded" in practice. Well paced with lots of activities and power point examples.
Each week is a shared adventure in developing skills and fostering delight in writing. My principal was rapt!
Our 3's, 5's and 7's also showed accelerated progress in writing, so hopefully the coaching has helped. He wanted to take it home and study it.
They are so much more enthusiastic about writing as they've learnt so quickly how to make it fun and engaging. So this has such a big thumbs up from me. It's made English lessons far more meaningful and effective already and we've only just started.
Every teacher should be teaching writing this way. The online resources are great and continue to inspire my teaching.Progression in recount texts. for most children, sharing each other’s personal recounts and writing them down probably precedes their reading many of them.
Personal recount is an early text for children to write but it branches into many forms in upper KS2. Children learning English as an additional language (EAL).
This page has been created by Woodlands Junior School for students to improve their literacy skills and for teachers seeking literacy resources to use on an interactive whiteboard or computer. KS2 English: Wisdom in Words (Engaging KS2 English revision quizzes to teach students in Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6) Fact: You can’t have jelly without whipped cream and sprinkles and you can’t have a successful education without a good understanding of English.
The New Zealand Curriculum Exemplars To view exemplars of students' work in English, mathematics, the arts, science, technology, health and physical education, and social studies, select one of the links below.
Resources On this page you will find additional resources and sample downloads from the book to complement The Writing Book and The Oral Language Book. Please contact us if you would like to share writing and oral language ideas from your classroom or school.
A useful set of newspaper writing templates, allowing your children to write about their half term easing them back into English for the term.
Save for Later The Titanic Recount Writing Frames.