Art of Teaching Writing

ISBN-10: 0435088092

ISBN-13: 9780435088095

Edition: 2nd 1994

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Description: When Lucy Calkins wrote the first edition of The Art of Teaching Writing, the writing workshop was a fledgling idea, piloted by a few brave innovators. Now, as she brings us this new edition, the writing workshop is at the foundation of language arts education throughout the English-speaking world. This new edition, then, could easily have been a restatement, in grander, more confident tones, of the original classic. Instead, it is an almost entirely new book. Clearly, during the time in which Calkins's original ideas have spread like wildfire, her focus has not been on articulating and defending those ideas, but on developing and rethinking them. Respecting and responding to the questions which have arisen as thousands of teachers establish writing workshops in their classrooms, and drawing upon the latest knowledge in the field and her own intimate understanding of classroom life, Calkins has re-thought every line and every facet of her original text. In this new edition, Lucy has ma

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List price: $56.88
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 3/7/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 576
Size: 7.30" wide x 9.20" long x 1.23" tall
Weight: 2.794
Language: English

The Essentials of Writing Making
Meaning on the Page and in Our Lives Tap the Energy for Writing Rehearsal: Living the Writerly
Life Drafting and Revision: Letting Our Worlds Instruct and Surprise Us Let Children
Show Us How to Teach Lessons from Children
The Foundation of Literacy: Writing in the Home, the Nursery School, and the Kindergarten
Growing Up Writing: Grades K, l, and 2 In the Middle:Second and Third Grades
Grades Foureth; Six Adolescence:The Best of Times, the Worst of Times Ongoing Structures in the Writing
Workshop Establish a Predictable Workshop Environment Don't Be Afraid to Teach: Tools to Help Us Create
Mini-Lessons Conferring: Writing Becomes a Tool for Thought Learning to Confer Peer Conferring, Response Groups, Share Sessions
Writing Literature Under the Influence of Literature Publication :The Beginning of the Writerly
Life Apprenticeships in the Writing Workshop: Learning from Authors Editing: Learning the Conventions of Written
Language Assessment: A Minds-On Approach to Teaching
The Changing Curriculum in a Writing Workshop
A Curriculum Within the Writing Workshop Genre Studies Poetry: It Begins in Delight and Ends in Wisdom
Making Memoir out of the Pieces of Our Lives
Literary Nonfiction Thematic Studies: Reading the World, Reading the Word Writing Workshop
Teaching in a Larger Context Writing to Learn
Throughout the Day Workshop Teaching Throughout the Day
The Home/School Connection :Composing Literate
Lives in Homes and Neighborhoods Teaching Matters
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