Launch into Literacy is a structured five-book course for 6-11 year olds. THe course presents a range of texts for children to study as models for their own writing, and contextualized activities at text, sentence, and word level. It is ideally suited for use in literacy lessons with whole class and group activities.
Book 4 offers:
five planeed units of work, each focused on one text type or genre: writing to inform, to express, to inform and to entertain, to discuss and to explain, giving pupils a thorough introduction to the way different genres work
study of exemplar texts with activities to teach the language knowledge and skills needed to write a final text of the same genre
focused language activities invloving comprehension, composition, grammar, punctuation, and word work in each unit