In this course we will practise writing using our creativity and imagination. We will plan our pieces and write with the audience in mind, and develop grammar and vocabulary.
Lesson 1 The Easter Bunny-Narrative.
Lesson 2 The School Play-A Personal Account.
Lesson 3 White-A Descriptive Poem.
Lesson 4 Environment Week-Procedure.
Lesson 5 Crocodile on the Loose- A Factual account.
Lesson 6 The School Canteen-Presenting opposing views.
Lesson 7 The Race- Narrative.
Lesson 8 Daniel Brown-Information report.
Lesson 9 Hand Held Computers-Presenting an Argument.
Lesson 10 Billy the Bully-Narrative.
Lesson 11 The Skateboard Park-Developing Supporting Facts.
Lesson 12 Tessie-Personal Account.
Lesson 13 Does Santa Exist? Explaining One’s View.
Lesson 14 Messages and Mummies-Information Report.
Lesson 15 Visit Wales-Information report.
Active participation 40% (asking questions, talking in English about the topics, concentration, adding to class atmosphere). Homework 20%. Final Report 40%.
Final report. 450 words. Choose one topic from the course.
EXPLORING WRITING WORKBOOK 2 (GARRET). LEARNERS PUBLISHING PTE LTD.,
ISBN 981 4070 58 0.
You will practise writing paragraphs, and how to organize a paragraph with for example pre-writing and topic sentences. You will also learn how to write a 4 paragraph essay.
The final report will be a 4 paragraph essay (450 words).
You will also develop these paragraphs by writing in different styles such as narratives (ordered events in a story) description and classification.
Lessons 1-2 How to organize a paragraph.
Lessons 4-10 How to develop paragraphs.
Lessons 11-12 The 4 paragraph essay.
Lessons 13-15 I am student-writing about personal experiences.
Active participation 40% (asking questions, talking in English about the topics, concentration, adding to class atmosphere). Homework 20%.
Final Report 40%.