Dorothy Latham includes ideas for sound and easy ongoing assessment of writing and shows how certain strategies can improve children's progress in writing.
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of Contents
Introduction Writing and the AlphabetEarly Brain Development, Laterality and Gender DifferenceEarly Speech, Language Acquisition and Related TheoriesLanguage and Thinking and Cultural and Social Influences on Language UseSome Cognitive Functions in Literacy How Working Memory Affects Reading and WritingThe Development of Secretarial Skills Spelling, Handwriting and PresentationStages of Writing Development and Their EvaluationA Taxonomy of Writing Purposes and Their Pertinence for Cross-Curricular ApplicationBasic Strategies for Extending and Enhancing Self-Generated WritingUsing Reading to Enhance WritingUsing Speaking and Listening and Drama to Stimulate WritingElipogue Improving Writing - An Overview