We read a number of books that used varied typography. As a class we discussed why the author had chosen to use particular fonts or layouts. The Read and Wonder series have quite a number of books that use different fonts and layouts for the factual and fictional text in the book.
As we had been studying spiders the students then worked in pairs to locate a spider web image and then include some facts about spiders webs in an interesting and unusual way.
The app allows students to draw the path for their text to follow as well as change the font size, colour and style.
Here are some examples from Stage 1 students.