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ERIC Number: ED472058
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Jan
Pages: 119
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Year 6 Booster Units.
Department for Education and Employment, London (England).
These eight booster units have been designed to provide extra, targeted support for pupils in Year 6. Each unit is based on teaching objectives from the National Literacy Strategy Framework but also focuses on Target Statements for Writing (spelling, sentence construction, language effects, punctuation, purpose and organization, and process). Each unit includes three lessons working towards identified target statements for writing; focus on key objectives at word, sentence and text level; and include activities for a range of pupils. Each unit also contains a summary and overview, an outline of the lessons, lesson examples, and text extracts and photocopiable masters. The eight units are: Recount, Narrative/Adventure, Narrative Story Endings, Developing Characters, Autobiography, Biographical Recount, Diary, and Recount Based on a Known Narrative. (RS)
Department for Education and Skills (DfES), PROLOG, P.O. Box 5050, Sherwood Park, Annesley, Notts NG15 0DJ, United Kingdom, England. Tel: 0845 6022260; Fax: 0845 6033360; e-mail:; Web site: For full text:
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department for Education and Employment, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)