Grammar, language usage and editing
1 Overview of parts of speech
3 Conjunctions and text connectives
4 Clauses and phrases
5 The sentence
6 Editing – content and structure
7 Editing – word choice
9 Formal language
10 Informal language
11 Non-discriminatory language
12 Spelling strategies and 45 spelling demons
14 Publishing conventions
The grammar of argument and persuasion
15 Argument and persuasion
16 Opinions, facts and evidence
17 Emotive language
18 Emotional appeals
19 Generalisations and sensationalism
The grammar of reading, writing and viewing texts
21 Audience and purpose
22 Differential readings
23 The novel
24 The short story
25 The poem
26 The play
27 The film
28 Visual texts: cartoons and advertisements
29 Electronic texts
30 Graphic texts
31 The speech
32 The nonfiction text
The grammar of responding to texts
33 The comparative literature response
34 The creative response to literature
Includes a variety of text types, including imaginative, visual, persuasive and informative texts.
Pedagogical structure introduces key concepts, encourages application of basic principles and extends learning by consolidating understanding.
Builds understandings of parts of speech, clauses, sentences, vocabulary and punctuation.
Each self-contained unit includes a variety of worksheets ideal for in class activities or homework.
Spelling activities integrated throughout all units.
Revised tests, activities and text samples in each unit.
Hole-punched and perforated pages for easy use.
Go Grammar! 4 includes worksheets on essay writing, text interpretation and other skills to lay the foundation for senior English subjects.
Teacher support resources and suggested responses through NelsonNet.