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Don't Forget to Write for the Secondary Grades: 50 Enthralling and Effective Writing Lessons, Traig

by Jennifer Traig
| Item # 9781118024324
Don't Forget to Write for the Secondary Grades: 50 Enthralling and Effective Writing Lessons, Traig 9781118024324
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Getting your students excited about writing begins with offering projects that are interesting, relevant, and challenging. Dont Forget to Write for the Secondary Grades offers 50 creative writing lesson plans for mature young writers developed by the imaginative and highly acclaimed 826 National writing centers. These lessons cover a myriad of skills (developing characters and voice), interests (novel-writing, songwriting, screenwriting), and even interest levels. (Dont believe us? try out "This Class Sucks" or "My Boring Life" for those especially hard-to-reach writers.) Each unique lesson is written by educators, 826 volunteers, celebrated authors, actors, and writers. Dont Forget to Write for the Secondary Grades contains: A treasure trove of proven, field-tested lessons Lessons that are adaptable for all grade levels Tips to keep supplies and prep to a minimum Evaluation rubrics to guide grading Maps to the Common Core Standards The books activities are based on proven pedagogy that can help students develop the skills to organize their ideas, craft their arguments, revise their work, state their points of view, peer-edit a friends work, and generally learn an awful lot about the hard work and craft of writing. 826 National is a nonprofit tutoring, writing, and publishing organization with locations in eight cities across the country. Our goal is to assist students ages 6 to 18 with their writing skills, and to help teachers get their classes excited about writing. Our work is based on the understanding that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention, and that strong writing skills are fundamental to future success. Jennifer Traig is the author of the memoirs Devil in the Details and Well Enough Alone, and the editor of The Autobiographers Handbook. Praise for Dont Forget to Write "There is a revolutionary movement afoot. We strike soon. Our goal is to take over the world and make it much more interesting. These are the plans right here. Take t

Product Information

  • AuthorJennifer Traig
  • Page Count240
  • ISBN10111802432X
  • ISBN139781118024324
  • PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
  • Year Published2011
  • Type of BookNon-Fiction
  • Subjectlinguistics
    Language teaching & learning (other than ELT)
    Writing skills
  • ImprintJossey-Bass

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