This is the ultimate guide to teaching primary writing, spelling, punctuation and grammar, from expert authors and creators of the popular Grammarsaurus website. Based on the National Curriculum's non-fiction text types, this resource book includes practical advice for teachers, as well as photocopiable model texts and annotated versions to demonstrate teaching opportunities, saving hours of lesson planning.
Mitch Hudson is a former deputy headteacher and Specialist Leader of Education. In 2015 he created Grammarsaurus: a primary resource website used by over 20,000 teachers. Mitch has delivered grammar and writing training to teachers across the UK. Follow Mitch on Twitter @Grammarsaurus1. Anna Richards is an acting Lead Practitioner and has 11 years of experience working across Key Stages 1 and 2. She is a writing moderator for Portsmouth, and works with Mitch on the popular Grammarsaurus website.
I've always found non-fiction writing harder to plan for, but this
will definitely make the job easier! Most of the hard work is done
for you, with annotated model texts matched to National Curriculum
topics for each genre. What more could you want? -- Sophie Bartlett
* Year 5/6 teacher and English lead, @_MissieBee *
An amazing book for new and experienced teachers, bringing together high-quality text examples to suit curriculum expectations as well as the right grammar to match. It's going to save hours of endless scrolling for texts. -- Maaria Khan * Year 6 teacher and English Lead, @MissKhan__ *