How to write letters
How to describe
How to narrate
Cloze tests & multiple choice practice
What is SWIM?
Author & Acknowledgements
1. Christmas time
Finding out the key idea of a reading text. Recycling vocabulary. Comparing good and bad summaries.
Feature articles: understanding the main idea and their organisation.
3. Immigration and human rights
Raising questions about human rights and immigration. Focussing on the main ideas of a text.
4. The time of your life
Working on synonyms and seeing the word operate in a context.
5. Legend of King Arthur
Reading legends. Learning facts about them. Learning connectors for your writings. Practise your narration abilities.
6. About aboriginal myths
Practising your tenses for narration. Reading stories of the creation myths of Aboriginal Australians. Word families.
7. The sad story of the Parthenon
Learning about the history of the Parthenon in Athens. Writing a persuasive article trying to convince someone of something.
8. Letters to the editor
Letters of opinion: good ones vs. bad ones. Reading for pleasure about all-women schools. Doing cloze tests.