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Thursday, 19 May 2016

Grammar: A guide for teachers K-6

BOSTES has released a new resource, Grammar: A guide for teachers K–6 to support schools in teaching grammar.

The booklet is part of a range of BOSTES-produced resources aimed at improving student outcomes through increasing teachers’ pedagogical content knowledge.

Read Minister Piccoli's media release.

The booklet contains:

  • Why teach grammar?
  • a range of activities to use when teaching grammar
  • extracts from popular books with explanatory annotations
  • directions on integrating grammar into the English K–6 syllabus.

Copies of Grammar: A guide for teachers K–6 can be purchased for $20.00 from eBos shop  > What’s New / Special Offers.

For more information, contact:
Peter Lee
Inspector, Primary Education
(02) 9367 8191