How to teach writing across the curriculum : ages 6-8

by Palmer, Sue, 1948-

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Oversize q LB1576.P254 2011
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Oversize
Call Number  q LB1576.P254 2011

Now in an updated second edition How to Teach Writing Across the Curriculum: Ages 6-8 provides a range of practical suggestions for teaching non-fiction writing skills and linking them to children's learning across the entire curriculum. Providing a number of suggestions for teachers and putting emphasis on creative approaches to teaching children writing in diverse and innovative ways, it provides:

techniques for using speaking and listening, drama and games to prepare for writing suggestions for the use of cross-curricular learning as a basis for writing planning frameworks and 'skeletons' to promote thinking skills information on key language features of non-fiction texts examples of non-fiction writing guidance on the process of creating writing from note-making.

With new hints and tips for teachers and suggestions for reflective practice, How to Teach Writing Across the Curriculum: Ages 6-8 will equip teachers with all the skills and materials needed to create enthusiastic non-fiction writers in their primary classroom.

Additional Information
Series Writers' workshop series.
Subjects Language arts (Elementary) -- Great Britain.
Language arts -- Correlation with content subjects -- Great Britain.
English language -- Writing -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Great Britain.
Curriculum planning -- Great Britain.
Publisher London ; New York :Routledge,2011
Edition 2nd ed.
Language English
Notes "A David Fulton book"--Cover.
Description xii, 94 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.
ISBN 9780415579902 (pbk.)
0415579902 (pbk.)
Other Classic View