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Developing Students' Writing Skills in History

Added: 31 Mar 2015 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type:

Nine page document prepared for teacher professional development. Covers connectives and sentance starters as well as writing frames. Detailed examples of how frames can be applied to History questions given for Ordinary and Higher level.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 1. The Nature of History

Strand unit: 7. Develop Historical Judgements

Suggestions for use: Useful approach to take in order to improve writing skills among students. Applicability goes beyond History.

Key Skills:

  • Literacy

Strand: Useful Websites

Suggestions for use: Use as background information if thinking about ways in which to improve students' writing skills.

Meta information

  • Asset type: Document
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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