A series of posters covering all of the non-fiction genres. I've also included some basic information on writing introductions and conclusions. Perfect for on the run up to the dreaded SATs. Have included PDF file AND publisher file in case you want to.
My Favourite Book activity can be used as a homework task. Pupils use worksheet to create a poster on their favourite book best printed off at Choice of Fiction and Non-fiction format. Book reports are similar format but slightly harder, can be use.
This website provides a list of free resources that can be used when teaching nonfiction literature. This would definitely be helpful to have if students are looking for nonfiction text on computers or iPads.
Using non-fiction in the classroom is a great tool to increase engagement and expose students to a wide variety of current issues and events that extend beyond the traditional fiction taught in most English classes. This week’s Twitter chat was focused on using non-fiction texts to help students make real world connections. Teachers shared their best ideas for making this a regular process in the English Language Arts classroom from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.