Words'Worth vol 50, nos 1, 2 and 3

Number 3 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stew Riddle

A Word from the Patron - Anita Jetnikoff

Life Membership award presentation to Garry Collins

Peter Botsman Memorial Award presentation to Kathleen Macdonald

Reflection on the 2017 AATE/ALEA National Conference - Karen Norman

Reflection on the 2017 AATE/ALEA National Conference - Pippa West

English and Society: Basics for the Eighties - Graham Little

'How can I reach these kids?' Reflections on student [dis]engagement and negative washback from assessment in 2017 - Dylan Mead

Is it time to look back in order to move forward? Pedagogical considerations for 21st century educators. - Heather Best

Literature from Asia: Differently Coloured Lights - Erwin Cabucos

Book reviews:  Still Life with Tornado by A.S. King - Belinda Hampton, Night Swimming  - Emma Monfries

ETAQ 50th Anniversary Special Feature:

Pre-Conference Birthday Celebration

State Conference - Transcript of President's speech

A Ramble Through the Thickets of ETAQ's Early Days - Glyn Davies

A personal reflection on the 50th anniversary of ETAQ - John Thomas

Fifty and Fabulous 50 Word Writing Competition

 

Number 2 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stew Riddle

Grammar at the Coalface: Discourse Elements in Texts - Dr Lenore Ferguson

Keynote for ETAQ 2009 State Conference - Anita Jetnikoff

Affective Objectives: The Revenge of the Unassessed - Ray Misson

Critical Literacy: What's Writing Got To Do With It? - Barbara Kamler

2016 Literary Competition entries

 

Number 1 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stew Riddle

A word from the Patron - Anita Jetnikoff

President's report at 2017 AGM on activities for 2016

Secretary's report 

Capitalising on curiosity with the Duchess: some suggestions for teaching Robert Browning's poem My Last Duchess. Part 3 - Garry Collins

Weaving worlds with words and wonder - Julie Arnold

Going beyond the standard comparison of narrative and film - Patsy Norton, Elizabeth Burridge, Molly Jarred

What happened to poetry writing in the  Queensland curriculum? - Anne Wood

Poetry Aloud: Strategies for the memorisation and recitation of poetry - Karina Hepner

The 2016 Sam Power Oration - Heather Fraser

Activities to nuture student engagement and deep learning in  a unit on dystopia - Lisa Yallamas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Understanding Shakespeare

Rob Pensalfini will present this workshop via zoom on Saturday 15 October from 9am till 11 am. For further information download the flyer . Details for joining the zoom meeting will be sent on Wednesday 12 October. As this message will be sent to the email address in the registration it is important that you use your own address, rath...

Category: Workshop
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Early Career Conference 2022: Writing our future?

Writing our future? - a conference presented by and for early career teachers  on Saturday 22 October at Wynnum SHS (tbc)

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 22nd October 2022
Venue: Wynnum SHS


External Examination Preparation

Registration Scroll down to register - but please do read this information Schools should register each teacher who will be using the materials.  Acting on feedback from last year, we will be making the materials available earlier this year. We will be running the External Examination Preparation as one package with more fl...

Category: Student (and teacher) Event
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 29th October 2022
Venue: Online
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Writing our future in Essential English 2022

Writing our future in Essential English - a community of practice especially for teachers of Essential English on Saturday 5 November.

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 5th November 2022
Venue: To be confirmed


Indigenous Perspectives in the Junior Curriculum

After a work program review Town High explored ways to better embed indigenous perspectives in the year 7 program through a novella study of Black Cockatoo.  The unit became our first taste of analytical essay writing in year 7, in preparation for subsequent years.  We found greater engagement from students across the board. ...

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Friday 2nd December 2022
Venue: Town High, Townsville
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