St Mary's C.E. Primary School

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Explanations

The features for this text type are:

Organisation

  1. Clear title which introduces the processes to be explained.
  2. Introduction
  3. series of logical steps explaining the process
  4. Chronological order
  5. Written in paragraphys
  6. Closing statement, bringing the explanation to a satisfactory conclusion
  7. Written in the present tense

Langauge

  1. Written in the present tense
  2. Impersonal and authoritative - written in the 3rd person
  3. Time connectives to show sequential structure
  4. Cause and effect connectives

 

Resources and Activities

 

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