MainSails 1: Albatross - The Survivor : 9781869447908

MainSails 1: Albatross - The Survivor

Windsor, Jo
 
Edition
 
ISBN
 
9781869447908
ISBN 10
 
1869447905
Published
 
01/11/2003
Published by
 
Pearson New Zealand
Pages
 
32
Format
 
In stock
 
Title type
Book
$16.80
 
 
 
Description
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.
Features & benefits
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.
Target audience
Suitable for middle primary.
Series overview

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.