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Working Grammar: An Introduction for secondary English teachers

Sally Humphrey
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Working Grammar: An Introduction for secondary English teachers

By Sally Humphrey, Kristina Love, Louise Droga
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Overview
Author
Sally Humphrey
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Edition
1st
ISBN
9781442539440
Published Date
04/04/2011
Pages
202
A professional resource book for secondary English teachers seeking an introduction to, or a refresher on, teaching grammar for the Australian Curriculum: English.

The multi-level approach links the Language, Literature and Literacy strands of the Australian Curriculum, and the book includes a range of authentic spoken and written texts produced by and for secondary students of English, which teachers can adapt for classroom use.
Features
  • A fantastic resource providing an introduction to, or a refresher on, teaching grammar for the Australian Curriculum
  • Multi-level approach which links the language, literature and literacy strands of the Australian Curriculum
  • Range of authentic spoken and written texts which teachers can adapt for classroom use
Target audience
Suitable for secondary English teachers.
Table of contents
  1. Grammar and its environment in English
  2. The key genres of English: a context for exploring grammar
  3. Sentences, clauses and groups: structuring language and use
  4. Resources for building ideas in English: meanings
  5. Resources for building ideas in English: structures
  6. Resources for expressing and grading attitudes: evaluative language
  7. Resources for persuading others: rhetorical language
  8. Resources for creating well-organised 'crafted' texts
  9. Resources for building cohesive texts
  10. Developing language, literature and literacy across secondary English