English for the Australian Curriculum Book 2

English for the Australian Curriculum Book 2

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English for the Australian Curriculum Book 2 draws on a wide variety of contemporary textual modes to encourage students to explore what texts tell us about ourselves, our place in the world, and how we communicate and interact with others. A student focused text, English for the Australian Curriculum Book 2 privileges student experience, creative engagement with texts, moments of reflection and opportunities for deep thinking. Drawing on an inquiry model of learning, it provides opportunities for students to write and create their own texts, as they develop their knowledge, appreciation and enjoyment of a host of literary and non-literary text forms.show more

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  • 12-17
  • Online resource
  • Cambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing)
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Student edition
  • Student edition
  • 1139866613
  • 9781139866613

Table of contents

1. Cultural mulch - stories about who we are and where we grow; 2. Australian stories - telling tales of difference and diversity; 3. Get real - documentary and the telling of truth; 4. What scares you the most? the power of gothic horror stories; 5. Laughing out loud - exploring the language of humour; 6. Remembering - creating narratives of memory and self; 7. Speeches - how language changes the world; Glossary; Glossary of film terms; Index.show more