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ERIC Number: ED393104
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 303
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-86709-375-7
ISSN: N/A
Teaching Grammar in Context.
Weaver, Constance
Intended for teachers at all levels, but especially the junior high and high school levels, this book offers a rationale and practical ideas for teaching grammar not in isolation but in the context of writing. Chapters in the book are: (1) Grammar and the Teaching of Grammar: An Introduction; (2) Teaching Grammar: Reasons for, Evidence Against; (3) Acquiring Grammatical Competence; (4) Toward a Perspective on Error; (5) Reconceptualizing the Teaching of Grammar; and (6) Learning Theory and the Teaching of Grammar. An appendix provides 7 sample lessons on selected aspects of grammar. A 36-item glossary of grammatical terms is attached. (RS)
Boynton/Cook Publishers, Inc., 361 Hanover Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3912 ($25).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Grammaticality; Writing Contexts