Speaking Frames: How to Teach Talk for Writing: Ages 8-10 by Sue Palmer


Speaking Frames: How to Teach Talk for Writing: Ages 8-10 by Sue Palmer

Now in a new format Speaking Frames: How to Teaching Talk for Writing: Ages 8-10 brings together material from Sue Palmer's popular Speaking Frames books for years 3 and 4. Providing an innovative and effective answer to the problem of teaching speaking and listening, this book offers a range of speaking frames for children to orally 'fill in' developing their language patterns and creativity, and boosting their confidence in talk for learning and talk for writing. Fully updated, this book offers: * material for individual, paired and group presentations * links to cross-curricular 'Skeletons' * support notes for teachers and assessment guidance * advice on flexible progression and working to a child's ability * suggestions for developing individual pupils' spoken language skills. With a wealth of photocopiable sheets and creative ideas for speaking and listening, Speaking Frames: How to Teaching Talk for Writing: Ages 8-10 is essential reading for all practising, trainee and recently qualified teachers who wish to develop effective speaking and listening in their classroom.

About the Author

Sue Palmer
Sue Palmer is a writer, broadcaster and consultant on the education of young children. A former head teacher, she lectures widely around the world, and is an independent adviser to many organisations, including the BBC and the DfES.

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112 pages


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Publication date

18th August 2010



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