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Acknowledgements; Notations; 1. A functional approach to writing development; 2. Writing stories in subject English; 3. Writing to respond to and evaluate other texts; 4. Reconstructing the past: recording and describing historical events; 5.Reviewing the past: interpreting, explaining, arguing and debating historical events; 6. Observing and writing about the natural world; 7. Interpreting phenomena of the natural world; 8. The developmental trajectory in writing; References; Index.

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Frances Christie is Emeritus Professor of Language and Literacy Education at the University of Melbourne, Australia and Honorary Professor at the University of Sydney, Australia. Beverly Derewianka is Professor of Language Education in the Faculty of Education, University of Wollongong, Australia.

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"'The authors have made a tremendous contribution to our understanding of the paths learners follow in written language development from early childhood to late adolescence. They provide, for the first time, detailed and clearly articulated descriptions of the language students learn to control as they write key genres across the curriculum. The book will be a frequently-consulted reference work for teachers, curriculum developers, and writing researchers.' Professor Mary J. Schleppegrell, School of Education, University of Michigan, USA."

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