To use this set of Writing Genres KS2: Text Types Posters, you will need to create your very own Twinkl.

Learn what genres you have to teach for reading and writing in Key Stages (KS) 1 to 4, and see examples of curriculum maps from primary, secondary and special.

How to write for different audiences. .

It’s found in fiction, poetry, advertising, journal, and diary writing.

There's an example below to help you.

. Components of Writing This manual provides guidance on how schools may approach the teaching of a number of writing genres. While the focus is on seven genres, this list is not exhaustive.


The first document sets out what is covered across the school in a detailed overview. . .

Place your signs in different areas of the library and ask your class to search for a book which matches one of the genres. .



Understanding popular or important writing genres is an integral part of KS1 English teaching and will really help your KS1 class to get a grasp of the type of literature. .

Proper word choice and the use of adjectives are very important for the reader to create a picture in their mind.

Now choose one of your sets of sentences from Activity 2.