Language and Sport: exploring the field

Safford, K.; Kelly, A. and Montgomerie, D. (2007). Language and Sport: exploring the field. Primary English Magazine, 12(3) pp. 11–15.

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Abstract

The article discusses the new literacy spaces created in two year 6 classrooms where pupils developed a range of ‘off the page’ writing about the 2006 World Cup matches in visual journals, on graffiti walls and through an online blog.

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Kelly, A. and Safford, K. (forthcoming) Does teaching complex sentences have to be complicated? Lessons from children’s online writing in Literacy

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