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Writing Workbook Age 9-11 Susan Elkin

Writing Workbook Age 9-11 By Susan Elkin

Writing Workbook Age 9-11 by Susan Elkin


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Summary

Solid and rigorous writing practice material for Year 6 children to work on throughout the year in preparation for KS2 SATS English tests, Common Entrance 11 Plus tests and pre-tests.

Writing Workbook Age 9-11 Summary

Writing Workbook Age 9-11 by Susan Elkin

Solid and rigorous writing practice material for Year 6 children to work on throughout the year in preparation for Common Entrance 11 Plus tests and pre-tests.

Give pupils the best chance of success in Pre-Tests and 11 plus exams with varied and thorough writing exercises. This write-in workbook for pupils aged 9-11 provides 25 activities covering a wide range of writing techniques and forms, with tips and advice.

- Express ideas fluently in writing
- Use appropriate vocabulary, tone and structure for a range of writing needs
- Learn to write in a variety of forms, including a book review, a news report, non-fiction and poetry

Also covers: accuracy and appropriateness in writing, presentation of character, use of dialogue, arguing a case and almost anything needed to write in school, for exams or in everyday life.

Also available from Galore Park www.galorepark.co.uk:
- Spelling & Vocabulary Workbook Age 9-11
- Reading & Comprehension Workbook Age 9-11
- Grammar & Punctuation Workbook Age 9-11

About Susan Elkin

Susan Elkin M.A. B.A. (Hons.) Cert. Ed. taught English for 36 years and was a member of the English department at Benenden from 1993 to 2004. She is now a full-time freelance writer, journalist and author of over 30 books including So You Really Want To Learn English books 1, 2 and 3 and English Year 9 published by Galore Park. Her e-book (Kindle 2103) Please Miss We're Boys describes - with humour - her first teaching job as a naive young woman in an all boys' school in 1960s Deptford.

Table of Contents

  • 1: Building a character
  • 2: Writing dialogue in stories
  • 3: Writing an accurate description
  • 4: Constructing an argument
  • 5: Writing a play text
  • 6: Writing a ballad
  • 7: Writing a diary entry
  • 8: Writing a news report
  • 9: Writing a modern version of a fairy tale
  • 10: Writing a play text based on a novel
  • 11: Writing a news report on a school event
  • 12: Writing to persuade
  • 13: Writing a letter or email of invitation
  • 14: Writing instructions
  • 15: Writing a limerick
  • 16: Writing a book review
  • 17: Writing a haiku
  • 18: Writing a story in the first person
  • 19: Writing directions
  • 20: Writing a review of a performance
  • 21: Writing blank verse
  • 22: Writing a story in the third person
  • 23: Writing a letter or email to a newspaper
  • 24: Writing a story from a provided opening
  • 25: Writing a tribute

Additional information

GOR007228019
9781471829673
1471829677
Writing Workbook Age 9-11 by Susan Elkin
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Hodder Education
2014-09-26
64
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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