Part 1 - The Writing Process
Provides step-by-step instructions on the five stages of the writing process:
The traits of good writing and the tools of an author are also examined in detail.
Part 2 - Text Types
Explains what text types and genres are and features several samples of imaginative, informative and Argumentative texts. Each text sample is shown with annotations that highlight their specific language and structure features.
The text types examined in the guide are:
- dramatic plays
- expositions (arguments)
- letters to the editor
- factual recounts
- news articles