MainSails 1: A Wild Race in the Sun : 9781869447748

MainSails 1: A Wild Race in the Sun

Gabolinscy, Jack
 
Edition
 
ISBN
 
9781869447748
ISBN 10
 
1869447743
Published
 
01/11/2003
Published by
 
Pearson New Zealand
Pages
 
32
Format
 
In stock
 
Title type
Book
$16.80
 
 
 
Description

MainSails is ideal for:

  • developing students' oral reading and comprehension skills
  • Guided Reading and Reciprocal Reading
  • supporting students as they develop their own writing style
  • explicitly teaching comprehension skills including summarising, sequencing, understanding inferences and understanding cause and effect.
Target audience
Suitable for middle primary.
Series overview
MainSails gives your students the inside knowledge on how language works, how to analyse it and how to apply it to a variety of situations. Each title features:
  • a stimulating magazine-style format and innovative teaching elements
  • unique Think Tank elements encouraging interaction with the text
  • investigations of literacy devices that are essential for effective writing
  • specific modelling of text types, including fantasy, mystery, reports, explanation and narratives.
Sample Pages
Sample spread from A Wild Race in the Sun.