Vol 48 no 1 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stewart Riddle

Tributes to Nea Stewart-Dore

Resources: Literacy Through Reading, The ERICA Model - Nea Stewart-Dore

Writing English Units using the I-PLAN (formerly ERICA) Model - Patsy Norton

ETAQ Patron's message - Prof Catherine Beavis

President's report 2014 - Fiona Laing

Secretary's report - Bronwyn Darben

About suffering: Some suggestions for teaching W.H. Auden's poem Musee des Beaux Arts - Part 2 - Garry Collins

Year 9 Unit Australian Identity - Home and Away: A broadening world - Benjamin Parr

 

Vol 48 no 2 contains the following articles:

Editorial - Stewart Riddle

Vale Paul Sherman OAM 01 12 1933 - 04 05 2015 - Esme Robinson

Over their voices we stretch: Breathing life into the student poetry experience - Adam Davy

Effective public speaking for the Australian Curriculum - Dr Anita Jetnikoff (QUT)

A Preservice English Teacher's Learning Journal - Robert Staggs

Why Can't My Students Read and Write with Independent Thought? A Case for an Appraisal Framework - Chrystal Armitage and Naomi Mollenhauer

2014 Literary Competition, sections A, B, C (poem), and E, including judges' reports

Book reviews Dear Writer ... Revisited - Peta Egan

Book reviews How to Write What You Want to Say and How to Write What You Want to Say in the Primary Years - Melanie Wild

 

Vol 48 no 3 contains the following articles

Editorial - Stewart Riddle

ETAQ Patron's message - Prof  Catherine Beavis

Vale John Livingston - Lindsay Williams

2015 Botsman Awards

  • Kathleen Hannant Award Citation and Response
  • Simon Kindt Award Citation and Response

Capitalising on Curiosity - Julie Burton

Curiosity Ignited: AATE and ALEA National Conference - Dana Ellis

Reflections on the National Conference - Jarred Adams

The Importance of Multiliteracies Pedagogy in the English Curruculum - Kerry Schwenke

English in the Contemporary Classroom: The Philosophy of a 21st Century English Teacher - Melanie Wild

Romeo and Juliet Transformed: Year 10 English Unit - Jacqui Watson, Sharon Moller and Snjezana Bobic

2014 Literary Competition - entries in Category C - Short Story and Category D including judges' reports

Book Reviews

  • Guarding Eden by Deborah Hart, reviewed by Deborah Peden
  • Phyllis Wong and the Walking of the Wizard by Geoffrey McSkimming, reviewed by Isabella Winch
  • Molly and Pim and the Millions of Stars by Martine Murray, reviewed by Grace Winterscheidt

Upcoming Events

May Masterclass 2021

THE CHALLENGE OF TEACHING ANALYSIS: DO WE NEED TO CHANGE OUR PRACTICES? Teaching the process of analysing texts in order for students to produce a spoken or written response remains amongst the most exciting and difficult challenges we face as a community of English teachers. Most recently, the high-stakes nature of unseen examinations fo...

Category:   Master class
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 15th May 2021
Venue:   University of Queensland (tbc)
Phone Enquiries:   0455464000
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


JCU Spectacular

Join Dr Claire Hansen for a two-hour session on teaching Macbeth. We'll dive into an exploration of the language of Macbeth and teaching strategies to engage students with Shakespeare's Scottish play.  The workshop will also explore learning activities for Macbeth created by the Shakespeare Reloaded project. This session will...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 22nd May 2021
Venue:   ZOOM
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Grammar Day

A grammar workshop will be held at Elanora State High School  on Saturday 29 May 2021 to assist attendees to develop their understandings of grammar in order to fully comprehend and to effectively teach the Australia Curriculum: English (AC:E). Also highly relevant to Years 11 & 12. This will be an updated re-run of the activity ...

Category:   Workshop
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 29th May 2021
Venue:   Elanora State High School
Email Enquiries:   adminofficer@etaq.org.au


Teacher event - external assessment

The second series of pre-external examination events will be held for teachers on Saturday 31 July as a face-to-face event and online. Recorded materials will remain available to all participants online until the examination week in October. Date Claimer giving further information is available for download ...

Category:   Seminar
Start Time:   9:00 AM
Date:   Saturday 31st July 2021
Venue:   TBC
Phone Enquiries:   0455464000


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 and again in the morning of Saturda...

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


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