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#6 ‘Underground Discourse Markers Map’

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This appeals to me both as a variation on an underground map and as a writing tool!

@JamieClark85

I have had lots and lots of compliments on Twitter regarding this map. I am quite proud of it as it looks quite professional considering I created it on Microsoft Word! I got the idea from @LauraLolder who created a fab Underground map style wall display. This version is great for (smaller) wall displays and for laminated mats!

As you can see, it’s simply a list of discourse markers that’s great for supporting students with their writing and pushing them to extend their responses. There are several different ‘lines’ on the map representing the main six categories of discourse markers: comparing, contrasting, adding, emphasising, sequencing and providing examples. The map also has a QR code which links to ‘Analysis Squares’ (please see previous post).

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One thought on “#6 ‘Underground Discourse Markers Map’

  1. Hi. This a fab resource. Would love to get a copy for our classroom. Where can I get a copy please?

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