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Setting the Stage for Creative Writing: Plot Scaffolds for Beginning and Intermediate Writers

Grades   K – 8  |  Professional Library

Setting the Stage for Creative Writing: Plot Scaffolds for Beginning and Intermediate Writers

Want to foster creativity and originality in student writing? This practical guide shows how plot scaffolds can be used to help beginning and intermediate writers.

 

Ethics as a Form of Critical and Rhetorical Inquiry in the Writing Classroom

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

Ethics as a Form of Critical and Rhetorical Inquiry in the Writing Classroom

What can improve students’ engagement in persuasive writing? A strong ethical dilemma and strategies for developing intelligent responses.

 

Adolescents and Digital Literacies: Learning Alongside Our Students

Grades   9 – 12  |  Professional Library

Adolescents and Digital Literacies: Learning Alongside Our Students

This book isn’t about technology. It’s about the teaching practices that technology enables. This book addresses the ways in which teachers and students work together to navigate continuous change and what it means to read, write, view, listen, and communicate in the twenty-first century.

 

Poets in Practice

Grades   3 – 8  |  Professional Library

Poets in Practice

This article discusses the need to engage students and teachers in active poetry writing.

 

Grades   7 – 12  |  Professional Library

What Works in Writing Instruction: Research and Practices