A Stack of Stories

$31.95


This book contains a new and exciting collection of stories for middle to upper secondary students.

Availability: Available Usually Dispatched In: 3 - 7 Business Days ISBN: 9781921228438 Publisher: Nelson Categories: EnglishWritingReadingLiterature
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This book contains a new and exciting collection of stories for middle to upper secondary students.

Features of the book include:

  • Stories on a variety of contemporary issues that will entertain and challenge
  • Stories by new and established authors, many told through the voices of young people
  • Stories can be read easily in one sitting
  • Student and teacher friendly

Each story has a choice of four accompanying activities asking students to: Respond; Review; Recreate; Research.

The book is designed to: 

  • Inspire creativity through modelling activities
  • Develop a wider knowledge and understanding of the world promote independent as well as group learning opportunities
  • Form a complete and comprehensive unit of work
  • Connectives, paragraphs, word chains, figurative language

Special Features include:

  • Table summary of issues and activities for teachers
  • Glossary explaining and giving examples of key terms
  • Spelling and vocabulary list

Contents

  • Introduction
  • What makes a short story?
  • Checklist for writing a short story
  • Matrix of Activities

SPOOKY AND SURREAL

  • The Second Hand Tongue: Garry Hurle
    • Activities
  • The Crossing: Elli Housden
    • Activities
  • The Aliens: Roger Malisson
    • Activities
  • Going Home: JB, Wulagi NT
    • Activities

LOOK OUT!

  • Slither: Garrett Russell
    • Activities
  • The Flying Machine: Ray Bradbury
    • Activities
  • See Monsters: Elli Housden
    • Activities
  • The Crow On The Belfry Tower: BJ Kenny
    • Activities

RELATIONSHIPS

  • Rory: Kate Walker
    • Activities
  • Passing Through Shadows: Mike Kenny
    • Activities
  • New Girl: Catherine Storr
    • Activities
  • Duke: Margot Titcher
    • Activities

DIVERSITY

  • Tri: Frances Echir
    • Activities
  • Up Taree Way: Libby Hathorn
    • Activities
  • Nuthin' To Do: Gary Mckivett
    • Activities
  • Blurring The Boundaries: John Larkin
    • Activities

PAST INTO PRESENT

  • 1112: Anhar - Iran To Woomera: Hannah Moore
    • Activities
  • The Tattooist: Anne Vick
    • Activities
  • Not Like Your Mum: Michael Hunt
    • Activities
  • Pilgrimage: Carol Endean Little
    • Activities

 

  • Whole Book Activites
  • Glossary Of Terms
  • Acknowledgments
ISBN 9781921228438
Publisher Nelson
Product Type Student Books,
Year Level Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12,
Author(s) Mike Kenny, BJ Kenny, & Elli Housden

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