Procedural Recount Text Type Poster With Annotations A poster about the procedural recount text type, including an annotated example. Use this educational poster to remind your students about the structure and language style to use when writing a procedural recount. The black and white versions can be printed at a Author: Jill (Teach Starter) How to write an excellent Procedural Text — Literacy Ideas A procedural text instructs your audience on how to complete a specific task. Generally this then falls into two categories, how to make something and how to do something. The purpose of a procedural text is to provide sequenced information or directions so that people can successfully perform activities in safe, efficient and appropriate ways.