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Reading Eggs: Writing Text Types

A variety of writing text types for teachers in Middle Primary and Upper Primary with teaching notes and student worksheets.

Middle Primary (Years 3-4): 51 text types

  • A Letter Home
  • Anyone seen my?
  • Ask Professor Know How
  • Ban the Bikes
  • Bananas
  • Bush Fire!
  • Callie’s Castle
  • Clean Up Australia
  • Dear Diary
  • Discussion Text introduction and overview
  • Drama texts introduction and overview
  • Explanation Text introduction and overview
  • Exposition Text introduction and overview
  • Fax Facts
  • Good Morning, Children
  • Homework – Who Wants It?
  • Honey Sandwich
  • Houses
  • How Are Tornadoes Formed?
  • How to Get to the Shops
  • How to Play Competition Frisbee
  • How to Play Hopscotch
  • Information Report Text introduction and overview
  • Jason’s Walk
  • Let’s Party!
  • Life in Sydney Before 1788
  • May Gibbs: Gumnut Mother
  • Mulga Bill’s Bicycle
  • Narrative texts introduction and overview
  • Nutty Honey Flakes
  • Poetry texts introduction and overview
  • Procedure Texts introduction and overview
  • Recount Text introduction and overview
  • Rhyme Time
  • Save the Animals
  • Saving Water – We Must All Play Our Part
  • Snap Trap!
  • The 27th Annual African Hippopotamus Race
  • The Barbecue
  • The Boy Who Bounced
  • The Camper and the Whistling Kettle
  • The Lion and the Mouse
  • The Little Old Lady Who Lived in a Vinegar Bottle
  • The Mummy Monster Discussion
  • The Roughtail Lizard Dreaming
  • The Trip to the Zoo
  • Two Fables
  • Welcome Aboard!
  • Welcome to Sandy Cove
  • Whales
  • Wundabars

Upper Primary (Years 5-7): 46 text types

  • All Hail Macbeth
  • Bonza Beef Burgers
  • Come to My House
  • Current Affairs
  • Dear Editor
  • Death of a Whale
  • Discussion Text introduction and overview
  • Drama Text introduction and overview
  • Epistle to the Olympians
  • Explanation Text introduction and overview
  • Exposition Text information and overview
  • Fancy’s Bell
  • Grinny
  • Guidelines
  • How Aluminium is Recycled
  • How do we Breathe?
  • How does a Cow turn Grass into Milk
  • How is Electricity Generated?
  • How to Reverse the Waste Cycle
  • Information Texts introduction and overview
  • Letter to Nana
  • Little by Little
  • Lung Cancer
  • Measuring Sound
  • No More Boomerang
  • Oodgeroo Noonuccal
  • Plastic Recycling
  • Poetry Text information and overview
  • Procedure Text information and overview
  • Recount Text introduction and overview
  • Rimple
  • Seven Day Cycle
  • Shopping Trolleys
  • Should Galactic Park be Closed?
  • Space Demons
  • Teachers are Terrific
  • The Burnt Stick
  • The Fishing Champion
  • The Girl With No Name
  • The History of the Ozone Layer
  • The Killer/The Crimson Serpent
  • The Slippery Dip
  • Time Warp
  • Today’s Debate
  • Tune your Dial
  • Zap em!

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