Putting Everyday Life on the Page: Inspiring Students to Write, Grades 2-7 / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- SAGE Publications
Encouraging students to write from their own experiences, this book emphasizes specific facets of the writer's craft such as beginnings, sequential thinking, observation, characters, and endings.
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Marc Levitt is a writer/storyteller/consultant who tours throughout the United States and to over thirty-five countries. Levitt has created one-person historical shows, musically enhanced historical and ecological narratives, and award-winning audios, and has produced plays and a documentary film on Narragansett stonemasons.
Table of Contents
PrefaceAcknowledgmentsAbout the AuthorIntroduction1. Beginnings2. Sequential Thinking3. Observations, Description, and Colorful Language4. Finding and Using Characters5. Finding and Using Place6. Motivating Your Students7. Grammatical Conventions: Sentences, Paragraphs, Commas, and Periods8. Encouraging a Culture of Writing in Your Classroom: Creating a Writer's Studio and Salon9. EndingsIndex