Models for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills (Second Edition) by Marcia S. FreemanModels for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills (Second Edition) by Marcia S. Freeman

Models for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills (Second Edition)

byMarcia S. Freeman, Susan Koehler

Perfect | January 1, 2013

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For Multiple Grades Models for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills  is your go-to guide for writing-craft instruction through exemplary and accessible literature models. Writing-craft Target Skills-those specific techniques that all good writers use to effectively craft clear and compelling fiction and non-fiction-are best taught through explicit modeling. Locating the appropriate mentor texts for every skill, however, can be a daunting and time-consuming task. This innovative resource puts more than 450 valuable literature models at your fingertips and matches them to thirty-three fundamental writing-craft Target Skills. To add variety and versatility to your K-8 writing classroom, Models for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills includes a wide assortment of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry selections, ranging from picture books to intermediate texts.  This revised and updated second edition also includes more than seventy Spanish literature models that are ideal for ESL/ELL writing-craft instruction.   Save yourself time and energy by referencing four literature-model matrices, which alphabetically list fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and Spanish-text models. Each genre-specific matrix identifies multiple writing-craft skills so you can easily reference how to use many of the models to teach a variety of writing techniques.   Models for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills: Helps you fully utilize the strong connection between reading and writing; Increases the power of modeling in your writing-workshop lessons; Pre-selects and organizes a set of appropriate literature models to help you teach writing craft effectively; and Features Spanish literature models for teaching writing-craft skills to ESL/ELL students.
Marcia Sheehan Freeman is an internationally-recognized writing education consultant and author, whose professional books and CraftPlus writing program assist districts across the nation in implementing K-8 writing instruction programs. She is also a writing and science consultant for educational publishers. The Cornell University grad...
Title:Models for Teaching Writing-craft Target Skills (Second Edition)Format:PerfectDimensions:11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:January 1, 2013Publisher:CapstoneLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1934338818

ISBN - 13:9781934338810

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