Australian Curriculum English Language: Text Structure and Organisation - Foundation (Ages 5-6)
|Australian Curriculum English – Language: Text structure and organisation, Foundation to Year 6, is a series of seven books written specifically to support the new national English curriculum. These books contain a comprehensive range of resources to assist teachers in implementing the sub-strand of Text structure and organisation within the Language strand of English. All content descriptions of the sub-strand have been included. While each book focuses on this sub-strand, interrelated links to other strands of Literature and Literacy have been incorporated.
Each section of the book supports a specific content description of the sub-strand and follows a consistent format which includes the following information over a number of pages:
Teacher information, with an explanation of related terms from the content description
An explanation of what the content description means
Elaborations based on the content description
Activities to develop the content description
Blackline masters for students
Resource sheets including card games, reference charts and strategy suggestions
Interrelated English links for other strands
Table showing the language modes, general capabilities and cross-curriculum priorities covered in each content description
Answers for blackline master activities.
The number of pages in each content description of the sub-strand vary within each book, as do the number of pages of each book in different year levels.