Learning log In class week 9
[31 December 2010]
Tips for Teaching - Writing
Focus on getting students to fill out forms and write simple sentences and messages.
Types of Materials: Simple forms to fill out, messages and reminders, pictures to describe
Focus on short letters, simple descriptions and personal events.
Types of Materials: Sample letters, short stories, descriptions of common situations
Focus on describing personal experience, simple essay writing, responses to issues
Types of Materials: Texts which introduce essays formats and idea generation techniques
Focus on writing about and supporting opinions, narration, comparing and contrasting Types of Materials: Texts which emphasize topic exploration and thought organization
Focus on formal styles of writing, such as term papers, proposals, research, creative skills
Types of materials: Texts which demonstrate professional writing and research skills.