Diamond HunterPaperback - 2003
MainSails gives your students the inside knowledge on how language works, how to analyse it and how to apply it to a variety of situations. Each title features: a stimulating magazine-style format and innovative teaching elements; unique Think Tank elements encouraging interaction with the text; investigations of literacy devices that are essential for effective writing; specific modelling of text types, including fantasy, mystery, reports, explanation and narratives. MainSails is ideal for: developing students' oral reading and comprehension skills; Guided Reading and Reciprocal Reading; supporting students as they develop their own writing style; explicitly teaching comprehension skills including summarising, sequencing, understanding inferences and understanding cause and effect.
Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Heinemann Education ; Toronto : Distributed in Canada by Thomson Nelson, 2003.
Characteristics: 6 volumes (32 pages) :,illustrations ;,23 cm. in plastic ziploc bag.
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