English

Book Review Posters

Recently, in an effort to promote some of the great titles held by the Yarram Secondary College Library, the library staff created a Student Book Review Poster Challenge, rewarding students with 5 Vivo’s per review.  All completed review posters are dispayed prominently in the library. The display will hopefully encourage students to not only write their own book…

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Year 8 Book Reviews

Currently, the students in Miss Adomeit’s Year 8 English class have been learning to write structured book reviews.  To see some of the wonderful reviews created by this class please click on the following link: http://yscbookreviews.wordpress.com/

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Year 9 Narrative Writing

The Year 9 students have been writing short narratives.  They have been using animal characters with human traits (personification) to highlight human weaknesses and bad behaviour. Students have also incorporated a moral into the story that is written at the end. This unit has allowed the students to explore another writing style. Year 9 narrative stories can be found at http://yr9fables2014.wordpress.com/…

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