Classroom Resources

Classroom Resources

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From posters to books to handy writing tip sheets—we offer a range of cross curriculum resources designed to improve student writing and facilitate traditional classroom teaching.

 

Write that Essay supply the following classroom resources to schools.  Available as individual items or class sets.  To order, fill in the text boxes with the quantities of the product and click the Order Form button at the bottom of the page.

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Sentence Train Box Set ($250 per box set)

This Teacher Pack contains 13 large magnetic vinyl train pieces (suitable for whiteboard use) and 20 punctuation marks. The Sentence Train allows teaching sentence styles based on units of meaning. Instead of individual words, sentence styles are learnt through altering groups of words in a sequence. The rules of punctuation and composition are mastered in a fun and engaging way.

Paragraph Planning Cards (100-card pack $25)

100-card pack of A5-size paragraph planning cards. Aid to training improved structuring and coherence skills. Suitable Year 5 upwards.

12 Ways to Write a Sentence – A4 laminate cards (pack of 10 - $35)

Set of 10 A4-size laminated cards illustrating 12 sentence styles that students can use to improve their work. Ideal for group work or as handy desk resource where computer access is limited. Examples on A4 card sourced from a range of subject areas. Suitable Years 7-13.

8 Handy Paragraph Structures – A4 laminate cards (pack of 10 - $35)

Set of 10 A4-size laminated cards illustrating 8 different paragraph structures that students apply in their writing from introductions, to compare/contrast paragraphs and innovative approaches teaching deeper analytical writing. Cards ideal for group work or as handy desk resource where computer access is limited. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

Sentence Style Posters (pack of 12 - $150)

Set of 12 A2 size laminated Sentence Style Posters for classroom use. Each poster illustrates one sentence style and offers a range of examples. Students can experiment with different sentence styles improving their expression and articulation. Examples on posters sourced from a range of subject areas. Suitable Years 7-13.

Write that Essay: High School Edition book ($40)

Delivers proven strategies and techniques to help students overcome many of the challenges in high school academic writing. Contents include: what makes for a top essay, how to write body paragraphs, how to use evidence well, how to compose different sentence styles, how to polish and edit work. Ideal as a class set and complements the sentence style posters, laminate cards, workbook, and website. Suitable Years 7-12.

Write that Essay: Tertiary Edition book ($40)

The original best-selling guide to academic writing. Learn how to write clear introductions, understand question styles, discover advanced essay structures, how to deliver compelling arguments, pitfalls to avoid, referencing, critical analysis, and more. Suitable Year 13 upward and as teacher resource.

Write that Essay: Student Workbook ($25)

The companion volume to the High School Edition. Well-illustrated activities and exercises guide students through the writing process from brainstorming, to sentence styles, through to improving paragraphs and editing skills. Keyed pages link to specific sections in the High School Edition for further reading and reference. Suitable Years 7-12.

Creativity Cards (60 piece pack - $45)

Pack of A6-sized playing cards divided into characters, actions, emotions, and settings. Specially designed to inspire originality and build great creative writing sessions. Suitable for individual or small group work—complements the Sentence Writing Cards. Includes directions for in-class activities.

Sentence Cards (60 piece pack - $45)

12 ways to write a sentence now available as a pack of A6-sized playing cards teaching students fluency and composition in a fun interactive manner. Also includes Expert Cards and Wild Cards to extend and challenge your students. Suitable for individual or small group work—complements the Creativity Cards.

Young Writer Series (pack of 12 - $150)

12 ways to cast a sentence now in this full colour A2 poster series aimed at young writers expanding their sentence toolbox.

The Slam Dunk Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Slam Dunk Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

Compare/Contrast Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Compare/Contrast Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

The Lawyer Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Lawyer Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

Robust Conclusion (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Robust Conclusion. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

Multipurpose Introduction (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Multipurpose Introduction. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

The Curveball Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Curveball Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

The Better Quote Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Better Quote Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

The Scientist Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the Scientist Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

The Hammer Paragraph (A2 poster - $20)

Individual poster illustrating the hammer Paragraph. For use in any learning area. Suitable Years 7-13.

The Writing Map (A2 poster - $20)

The Writing Map: Handy A2 poster charting Dr Ian Hunter's writing method. Identifies the key writing skills teachers need to layer in behind content delivery.

Fashionistas Writing Journal (pack of five - $15)

Pack of five, 96-page writing journals. Each journal includes Dr. Hunters' 12 Ways to Write a Sentence on the inside front cover (23cm x 17.5cm). All proceeds go towards supporting Chumkriel Language School.

Tropical Birds Writing Journal (pack of five - $15)

Pack of five, 96-page writing journals. Each journal includes Dr. Hunters' 12 Ways to Write a Sentence on the inside front cover (23cm x 17.5cm). All proceeds go towards supporting Chumkriel Language School.

Lion Writing Journal (pack of five - $15)

Pack of five, 96-page writing journals. Each journal includes Dr. Hunters' 12 Ways to Write a Sentence on the inside front cover (23cm x 17.5cm). All proceeds go towards supporting Chumkriel Language School.

Surfers Writing Journal (pack of five - $15)

Pack of five, 96-page writing journals. Each journal includes Dr. Hunters' 12 Ways to Write a Sentence on the inside front cover (23cm x 17.5cm). All proceeds go towards supporting Chumkriel Language School.

Racing Cars Writing Journal (pack of five - $15)

Pack of five, 96-page writing journals. Each journal includes Dr. Hunters' 12 Ways to Write a Sentence on the inside front cover (23cm x 17.5cm). All proceeds go towards supporting Chumkriel Language School.


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