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Supporting resources

PETAA frequently creates supporting resources that are aligned with our published books, including reference lists, handouts, clean copies of texts and more.

The potential of the visual: Teaching literacy with multimodal texts

Find PL courses based on this text, plus referenced web links, including information about quality texts, video content, and more.  | Buy the book

Between Worlds: Extending students' multimodal literacy practices with augmented reality 

Find curriculum links that relate to units of work described in the book to support teachers who are interested in creating similar units of work using AR.  | Buy the book

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Transforming practice: Transforming lives through diverse children's literature 

Find links to resources for Transforming Practice including recommended quality texts for teaching diverse children's literature and details tools, checklists and frameworks mentioned throughout the text | Buy the book

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Teaching Poetry for Pleasure and Purpose

Find links to digital resources for Teaching Poetry including links to multimedia resources (with poetry on YouTube and Instagram) and Australian Curriculum: English content descriptions that are relevant to this title. | Buy the book

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Teaching the Language of Climate Change Science

Find a rich array of online references and resources, including videos and interactive and downloadable classroom materials (including Year 8 assessments) and focus text analyses for Chapters 3–8 (for teachers of Foundation to Year 8). | Buy the book

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Investigating Model Texts for Learning

Find links to key resources referenced in the text Investigating Model Texts for Learning including tools for literacy teaching, assessment and multicultural education. | Buy the book

Exploring How Texts Work

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Teaching with Intent 2

Find linked References and downloadable and printable assets to accompany the title Teaching with Intent 2: Literature-based teaching and learning. | Buy the book


Teaching with Intent 1

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Becoming a meaning maker

Find a Glossary of terms describing talk and interaction for the first PETAA Research Grant publication Becoming a meaning maker: Talk and interaction in the dialogic classroom. | Buy the book


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Writing like a writer (New Edition)

In book extras for Writing like a writer find links for content to the Australian Curriculum; English and NSW syllabus, plus book references online, further reading, and useful websites, tools and resources for teaching narrative writing. | Buy the book


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Classroom Talk

In book extras for Classroom Talk find resources for interactive pedagogical strategies, lesson phase types and definitions, and practical strategies for teacher professional learning around improving classroom talk practices. | Buy the book


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The Shape of Text to Come

In book extras for The shape of text to come find more context for the semiotics framework in the book, assessment guides for visual, multimodal, informative, imaginative and persuasive texts, and links to book references online. | Buy the book

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In the sample video for this Paper, Joanne Rossbridge fosters a critical conversation to jointly construct a text with a Year 5/6 class, and speaks to the value in empowering students to have the tools to talk about language.

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