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The writing teacher's activity-a-day : 180+ reproducible prompts and quick writes for the secondary classroom / Mary Ellen Ledbetter.

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Author/Creator:
Ledbetter, Mary Ellen.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2010
Imprint:
1st ed. - San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2010.
Format:
  • Book
  • xxv, 193 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Publisher's Summary:
This title presents classroom-tested methods for boosting secondary students' writing skills. "The Writing Teacher's Activity-a-Day" offers teachers, homeschoolers, and parents 180 ready-to-use, reproducible activities that enhance writing skills in secondary students. Based on Ledbetter's extensive experience consulting to language arts teachers and school districts across the country, the classroom-tested activities included in this book teach students key literary and writing terms like allegory, elaboration, irony, personification, propaganda, voice, and more - and provide them with engaging examples that serve as models for their own Quick Writes. It contains writing prompts and sample passages in student-friendly language that connects abstract literary concepts to students' own lives. It is written by popular workshop presenter and veteran educator Mary Ellen Ledbetter. It offers a user-friendly, value-packed resource for teaching writing skills. It is designed for English language arts teachers in grades 6-12, tutors, parents, learning specialists, homeschoolers, and consultants.
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Series:
Jossey-Bass teacher.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780470461327
0470461322

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