Primary Writing - Book A

Primary Writing - Book A


Primary Writing - Book A, Ages 5-6

Examines a wide variety of text types

Primary writing is a series of seven blackline masters designed to provide opportunities for students to read, examine and write a variety of text types including:

  • narratives;
  • recounts;
  • procedures;
  • reports;
  • explanations; and
  • expositions.


  • student texts written in particular formats
  • analysis pages to familiarise students with the parts of a particular writing format
  • student planning pages with a suggested topic
  • detailed blackline master worksheet information for teachers which includes:
    - encapsulated versions of the students text with sections clearly shown;
    - examples of some language features for each writing format;
    - suggestions for using the worksheet;
    - display and presentation suggestions for completed writing;
    - purpose, audience and context suggestions; and
    - answers for the student analysis page.

front teachers pages which include:
- outcome links;
- specific information about each writing format;
- writing format checklists;
- blank writing formats; and
- proofreading and editing checklist.

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