Functional Writing: Non-fiction Years 6-8 Cover

Functional Writing: Non-fiction Years 6-8

Non-fiction writing tasks for Years 6-8

Write for the real world. Functional Writing contains tasks to practise writing for a wide range of purposes including letters, applications, advertisements, invitations and minutes of meetings. The teacher is supported with a planning sheet, teaching intentions and achievement objectives.

Ages: 9-12 | Pages: 48 | Code: 5190 | ISBN: 9781877300790

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Planning sheet5
1 Thank you letter – personal, formal6
2 Thank you letter – personal, informal8
3 Thank you letter – on behalf10
4 Job application12
5 CV for job application14
6 Addressing an envelope16
7 Sending a fax18
8 Sending a postcard20
9 Using abbreviations22
10 Oral note taking24
11 Interview26
12 Taking a phone message28
13 Taking and leaving a phone message30
14 Sending an e-mail message32
15 Sending a text message34
16 Giving a vote of thanks36
17 Minutes for a class meeting38
18 A 'lost and found' advertisement40
19 Invitation to a party42
20 Request to the school management44
21 Create a timeline46