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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Teacher event - external assessment

Latest news Due to the lockdown in south east Queensland, this event will now be fully online.  Links for the sessions will be emailed to all registrants on FRIDAY  afternoon; you will be able to access the materials from 9am on Saturday morning. If you registered for in-person attendance, your registration will be automatic...

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 7th August 2021
Venue: St Laurence's College
Phone Enquiries: 0455464000
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Darling Downs Branch presents

The Darling Downs Branch will present Everything about the external exam on Wednesday 11 August from 3:30 to 5:30pm.  Join us for an afternoon to reconnect with English colleagues, engage in discussion and explore ideas on how to prepare students for the external exam.
The afternoon will commence with Kathleen Hannant, Head of Engl...

Category: Workshop
Start Time: 3:30 PM
Date: Wednesday 11th August 2021
Venue: Toowoomba SHS
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au
venue information: Venue is Toowoomba State High School Performing Arts Centre
   Enter via Stuart Street Parking halfway up driveway on left
   PAC is also on the left next to the car park.


Grammar PD term 3

To assist attendees to develop their understandings of grammar in order to fully comprehend and to effectively teach the Australia Curriculum: English (AC:E), a further session will be held on Saturday 28 August at a venue (to be announced) in the metropolitan area.  Download the flyer for further details. If your school is inter...

Category: Workshop
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 28th August 2021
Venue: TBA
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Student event - external assessment

Flexible modes  of delivery will allow you and your students to engage with the materials at a time that suits you.  Once again this event will be fully online to cater for all members and their students. This year the materials will come to you live in the afternoon of  Wednesday 8 September. The recorded materials will th...

Category: Student (and teacher) Event
Start Time: 3:00 PM
Date: Wednesday 8th September 2021
 Repeating On specific dates
Venue: Online
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Pre-service teachers present

Townsville branch will present EMBEDDING INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVES IN AUSTRALIAN SHORT STORY UNIT. by a group of pre-service teachers on Saturday 16 October 2021 from 9 am till 11 am.

See the flyer for more details. Registrations will open on 1st September.

Category: Seminar
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday 16th October 2021
Venue: Online
Email Enquiries:  adminofficer@etaq.org.au


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