Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item has an extended shipping time. The typical delivery time is 6 weeks.

Published: 26 November 2015

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780195527919

Bookseller Code (AG)

This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Writing Right with text Types

Matthew Zbaracki

  • Provides readers with a range of innovative, fun, and engaging teaching ideas and classroom strategies to get children writing
  • The recommended children's literature and technology resources, samples of students' work, 'In the classroom' activities and teacher case studies are a great strength of each chapter they are used very effectively to illuminate practice in a lively way
  • Introducing grammar in a discrete Chapter 2, given the importance of grammar in composing successful written text, and the need to upskill pre-service teachers in this area
  • Three simple questions for assessing student's work, posed throughout the book, help readers get in the habit of providing feedback, and of examining language and grammar features in context rather than in isolation
  • Practical tips for teaching children how to plan and structure writing in each genre

Also of Interest