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Teaching Literacy Using Toolkits

Discussion in 'Primary' started by msworld, Mar 27, 2012.

  1. msworld

    msworld New commenter

    On top of creating checklists with pupils during a unit, I have used my own checklists for 'drop in' tasks during units to refresh pupils' memories on genre features.
    I think theres a danger with toolkits that pupils can bung in features for the sake of ticking them off a list, so it helps to discuss the effect and purpose of features and re-draft for cohesion.
  2. Lauren1

    Lauren1 New commenter

    Thank you for that - it's true, whatever they use has to be for purpose and effect otherwise, as you say, it becomes a tick box exercise.

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