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The table below shows the resources we have found to aid the teaching and learning of writing. Please use the drop-down menus below to filter the results.

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Printable Web Page'Format and structure' factsheetsHow to use various ways of presenting writing for different purposes.
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WritingFormat and Structure
Online Quiz'Format and Structure' quizzes Three quizzes for more practice on writing formats.
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WritingFormat and Structure
Printable Web Page'Format and Structure' worksheetsFour worksheets to print with answer sheets.
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Printable Web Page'Paragraphs' factsheetsEight factsheets to help you write using paragraphs.
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WritingParagraphs
Printable Web Page'Paragraphs' worksheetsPrintable worksheets to get your paragraphs up to scratch.
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WritingParagraphs
WebsiteParagraphs & ParagraphingThe purpose of this handout is to give some basic instruction and advice regarding the creation of understandable and coherent paragraphs.
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WritingParagraphs
Printable Web Page'Planning your writing' factsheetsAn introduction to how, by planning and organising, you can improve your writing skills.
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WritingPlanning and Drafting
Printable Web Page'Planning your writing' worksheetsPractise planning your writing by using these printable worksheets.
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Printable Web Page'Proofreading' factsheetsAn introduction to proofreading and how to avoid common mistakes.
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WritingProofreading
Online Quiz'Proofreading' quizzesTest your proofreading skills with a three-level quiz.
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WritingProofreading
Printable Web Page'Proofreading' worksheetsProofread these printable worksheets to find mistakes.
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WritingProofreading
WebsiteProofreading Your WritingProofreading is primarily about searching your writing for errors, both grammatical and typographical, before submitting your paper for an audience (a teacher, a publisher, etc.). Use this resource to help you find and fix common errors.
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WritingProofreading