Coaching Writing in Content Areas : Write-for-Insight Strategies, Grades 6-12 Paperback / softback
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Written by one of America's most respected writing professors, and drawing on the actual work of expert teachers, this resource is packed with practical, motivating strategies that teachers can use to make writing a tool for learning and for integrating writing into their content area instruction.
KEY TOPICS: Covers writing in the digital world; working effectively with struggling readers and writers; expressive activities such as note taking, drawing, summarizing, and metaphor-building; strategies for coaching and judging writing as well as motivating student research; and examples in the content areas of health, science, mathematics, social studies, language arts, and other areas.
MARKET: Pre-service and in-service teachers of students in grades six through 12 in a variety of disciplines, writing workshops.