Getting It Right: Fresh Approaches to Teaching Grammar, Usage, and Correctness

Getting It Right: Fresh Approaches to Teaching Grammar, Usage, and Correctness

by Michael W. Smith, Jeffrey Wilhelm
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0439669332

ISBN-13: 9780439669337

Pub. Date: 10/01/2007

Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.

The authors consider what grammatical concepts and correctness issues are most worth teaching and how to teach those concepts and issues deeply. They explain how to understand the causes of students' errors, how to address those causes through authentic and engaging activities, and how teachers can work together to increase their effectiveness. They provide both

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The authors consider what grammatical concepts and correctness issues are most worth teaching and how to teach those concepts and issues deeply. They explain how to understand the causes of students' errors, how to address those causes through authentic and engaging activities, and how teachers can work together to increase their effectiveness. They provide both guiding principles and plenty of examples that readers will be able to employ immediately For use with Grades 4 & Up.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439669337
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2007
Series:
Theory and Practice Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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