Non-fiction Writing

Each book in the Non-fiction Writing series focuses on both surface and deeper features of students’ writing and describes the features of non-fiction text types. It has levelled writing exemplars for student analysis and group or class discussion and models how to use exemplars to stimulate and develop students’ writing.

Ages: 7-12 years

About the Author

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Phillip Simpson

Phillip W. Simpson has been a primary school teacher for over ten years. He has had more than 50 children’s books published, both fiction and non-fiction, as well as numerous articles, short stories and teaching resources for the education sectors in New Zealand, Australia and the rest of the world. He has a Masters (Hons) degree as well as post-graduate qualifications in teaching (primary) and education and professional development. He teaches and writes in Auckland where he lives with his wife, son and two border terriers.