There are 4 practical books of literacy resources to help prepare your students for NAPLAN and target literacy skills. All books feature easy definitions, clear explanations, practical examples and vibrant graphics – just copy and teach!

Basic Grammar Skills

  • What is a compound sentence?
  • What is a main clause?
  • What is a verb group?

Students are expected to know all kinds of grammar terms for the Basic Skills tests, as well as how to apply these. These books explain language concepts at the word and sentence level: nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs; clauses and phrases; simple, compound and complex sentences; subject, articles, conjunctions, prepositions and many other grammar essentials. Simple and visually appealing student worksheets help teachers to address problems identified in NAPLAN. They are ideal for homework activities or as part of whole-school literacy programs.

English: Basic Grammar Skills Book 1

  • Types of Nouns
  • Noun groups
  • Proper nouns
  • Collective nouns
  • Abstract nouns
  • Plural
  • Irregular plurals
  • Possessive case
  • Articles
  • Pronouns
  • Personal pronouns
  • Indefinite pronouns
  • Relative pronouns
  • First, second, third person
  • Adjectives
  • Describing adjectives
  • Possessive adjectives
  • Pointing adjectives
  • Classifying adjectives
  • Comparing adjectives
  • Modal adjectives
  • Adjectival phrases
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English: Basic Grammar Skills Book 2

  • Types of Verbs
  • Verb groups
  • Verb tense
  • Irregular verbs
  • Past tense
  • Present tense
  • Present continuous tense
  • Modal verbs
  • Adverbs
  • Time adverbs
  • Adverbial phrases
  • Subject
  • Clauses
  • Main clause
  • Types of sentences
  • Simple sentences
  • Compound sentences
  • Complex sentences
  • Active and passive voice
  • Conjunctions
  • Prepositions
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English: Paragraphs

Paragraphs provides over 70 pages of student worksheets and all blackline masters. This practical resource:

  • helps students structure a paragraph correctly
  • clearly explains topic sentences
  • provides scaffolds and templates
  • shows students how and when to use modal language, imagery, passive voice, cause and effect, facts and statistics, linking words, and more
  • develops skills in factual writing
  • builds the skills for text types
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English: Text Types

Text Types gives clear scaffolds for all the main text types. This resource:

  • links common text types with HSC key words eg. assess, critically analyse, identify and more
  • clearly defines and explains text types
  • helps students develop ideas, support arguments, and organise paragraphs into longer text types
  • provides practice with grammar and punctuation and avoiding common errors
  • uses visually appealing graphics and examples that appeal to young learners
  • can be copied as often as you like
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Persuasive texts for NAPLAN

This resource helps prepare Year 7 and 9 students for the NAPLAN writing task.  Everything you need is in one book:

  • What is a persuasive text?
  • Step-by-step: how to write a persuasive text
  • Thinking of arguments
  • Using examples and evidence
  • Paragraph structure
  • Evaluative language
  • Modal language
  • Linking words
  • Models of persuasive texts
  • Practical activities & writing templates

Plus there are worksheets on persuasive texts from other Literacy Works resources for 11 subjects: English, Music, Visual Arts, Drama, History, Science, Geography, Commerce, Technology, PDHPE and Religious Education.

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