Classroom Strategies That Work: An Elementary Teacher's Guide to Process Writing

Classroom Strategies That Work: An Elementary Teacher's Guide to Process Writing

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Overview

This book is based on workshop materials the authors developed for teachers who were interested in using the writing process approach but who needed detailed instructions on getting started.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780435084790
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 11/09/1988
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 162
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range: 5 Years

About the Author

Frances Temple teaches the primary grades at the Children's Hours School in Geneva, New York, and freelances with drama and writing workshops for community groups. Urged on by her students, who sometimes ask, "Why don't you finish any of your stories?", she is writing a novel for young adults about a thirteenth-century pilgrimage.

Kathleen Juntunen has been an elementary classroom teacher since 1960. She writes poetry, keeps journals, and has written three stories for children. She is presently Teacher Consultant for Writing in the Birmingham public schools in Birmingham, Michigan, where she conducts writing workshops for teachers and does demonstration teaching in K-5 classrooms.

Charles Temple teaches future teachers at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York, where he chairs the Education department. He writes songs for and with elementary-school students. He has done pioneer research on invented spelling with Edmund Henderson at the University of Virginia and is now investigating the ways children think about stories. He has written three other books on the teaching of reading and writing and has recently returned from a lecture tour in Portugal, where he was a Fulbright scholar.

Table of Contents

Setting Up a Writing Program

Focused Lessons

Writing Across the Curriculum

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