Contact Us Need help? Contact us
Explore Departments
Departments

Write Ways, 4th Edition

Lesley Wing Jan


  • Paperback
    $66.38
ISBN / EAN: 9780190302702
This textbook is prescribed for the following courses:
CRB006 - Primary English Curriculum Studies 2 Queensland University of Technology
EMT510 - Foundations of Literacy: Processes & Practices University of Tasmania
EDEE312 - Text, Grammar & Writing in Primary Schools University of New England
EML309 - Primary English Curriculum - Writing Charles Sturt University
Use our Textbook Finder to find the rest of your Textbooks!
PUBLISHED: 4th November 2015
ISBN: 9780190302702
SAVE
18%
RRP $80.95
$66.38
Or pay later with
Leaves warehouse in 6 to 8 days
From Sydney
Delivery
Check your delivery time: Your delivery location:
{{ SelectedArea.Suburb }}{{ SelectedArea.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + SelectedArea.State) : '' }} ({{ SelectedArea.Postcode }}) change
  • {{ Area.Suburb }}{{ Area.Country == 'AU' ? (', ' + Area.State) : '' }} {{ Area.Postcode }}
  • Your area not listed?
    Try search by suburb and postcode.
{{ DeliveryOption.expectation }} - {{ DeliveryOption.door_time }}
{{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
from {{ DeliveryOption.price | currencyCentsFree }}
Option unavailable
If ordered {{ DeliveryOption.cutoff }}
{{ DeliveryOption.name }}
{{ DeliveryOption.special_message }}
 
 
!
An error occurred getting delivery options
Sorry about that, please try again later.
ISBN / EAN: 9780190302702
This textbook is prescribed for the following courses:
CRB006 - Primary English Curriculum Studies 2 Queensland University of Technology
EMT510 - Foundations of Literacy: Processes & Practices University of Tasmania
EDEE312 - Text, Grammar & Writing in Primary Schools University of New England
EML309 - Primary English Curriculum - Writing Charles Sturt University
Use our Textbook Finder to find the rest of your Textbooks!
OTHER FORMATS:
  • Paperback
    $66.38
PUBLISHED: 4th November 2015
ISBN: 9780190302702

Annotation

Write Ways, now in its 4th edition, is a comprehensive and practical resource for pre-service and in-service teachers on the writing process and how to teach text types.

Publisher Description

Your best text types resource, from the lecturer theatre to the classroom Write Ways is a practical, user-friendly text for both teacher education students and practicing teachers. It explains how to teach students to write in all the major text types-not only in English, but across the curriculum-and provides clear, useful examples of classroom practice, planning and assessment. New to this editionReferences to the Australian CurriculumIncreased focus on grammar, multiliteracies, literacy practices and teaching focuses at whole text, paragraph, clause, sentence, word group and word levelMore emphasis on multiliteracies, critical literacy and ICT, and how these look in classroom practiceICT margin notes suggesting how to use technology to teach text typesAll new sample units at the end of chapters 6 to 16. Theseinclude multiple sequences that enable teachers to adapt teaching focuses to specific teaching purposes and student needs across many year levels are developed around the threads within specific sub-strands of the Australian Curriculum: English rather than narrow year-level content descriptions, thus enabling teachers to tailor their instruction to individual students and plot student learningencourage engagement with a variety of text formats, from paper-based to multimodal demonstrate the interrelatedness of speaking and listening, reading and viewing, and writing.More on programming and planning, including suggestions for how to use the Australian Curriculum: English for planning in both primary and secondary contexts, how to link assessment to teaching, and how to support students as they write.

Author Biography

Lesley Wing Jan is an independent educational consultant who has taught at all levels of primary school and in tertiary settings.

Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments Part One: Preparation

  1. Literacy and Language
  2. Texts
  3. Program Planning
  4. Assessment Procedures and Record Keeping
  5. Reading and Writing Process Part Two: Informative Text Types
  6. Informative Texts
  7. Information Reports
  8. Procedural Texts
  9. Explanations
  10. Recounts
  11. Transactional Texts
  12. Persuasive Texts Part Three: Imaginative Text Types
  13. Imaginative Texts
  14. Imaginative Narratives
  15. Information Narratives
  16. Poetry Glossary Bibliography Index

Long Description

Write Ways, now in its 4th edition, is a comprehensive and practical resource for pre-service and in-service teachers on the writing process and how to teach text types.It provides teacher teachers with information and strategies they can draw on when observing their students and their writing; assessing their progress; providing timely and explicit feedback; and planning focussed teaching and learning sequences so that students develop as thoughtful, competent and engaged writers.

Feature

Comprehensive text which provides everything teachers need to teach text types Well-structured, easy to read and understand - especially important for pre-service teachers who are trying to come to terms with new technical terms and professional language across a number of key learning areas A favorite resource for teacher education students who are interested in books that will serve them during their degrees as well as in their own classrooms upon graduation Moves well between theory and practice to highlight a range of important and useful concepts and to provide practical examples of classroom practice and planning âThink and Linkâ questions throughout each chapter, which ask readers to think about related topics and how they connect Fully revised and updated content and examples, including links with Australian Curriculum: English More focus on grammar multi-literacies, literacy practices and teaching focuses at whole text, paragraph, clause, sentence, word group and word level More emphasis on multi-modal and digital texts Sample Units in chapters 6-16 are very useful to demonstrate application of the ideas and all have been re-written for this edition New 'ICT' margin notes

Product Details

Author
Lesley Wing Jan
Publisher
Oxford University Press ANZ
Year
2015
Edition
4th
ISBN-10
0190302704
ISBN-13
9780190302702
Format
Paperback
Audience
College/Higher Education
Country of Publication
Australia
Publication Date
2015-11-04
Pages
320
Textbook
1

Product Reviews

03 Sep, 2018
By Declan
21 Aug, 2017
By Maddison