ERIC Number: ED072453
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Publication Date: 1973
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Teaching English in Secondary Schools.
Hipple, Theodore W.
Although intended for use in English methods courses, this book is also intended as a resource and reference work for inservice English teachers. It contains chapters on the following topics: curriculum patterns, year plans, and unit plans; planning and presenting the English lesson; the purposes of teaching literature; the structure of literature; an evaluative approach to literature; a value-centered approach to the study of literature; problems in the teaching of literature; written composition: purposes and practices; classroom approaches to written composition; composition evaluation; selected issues in the teaching of composition; language study: grammar and usage; language study: semantics, dialects, history, and vocabulary; oral activities in the English class; mass media and the teaching of English; English for special students; the literature and language of black students; and evaluation in the English program. Appendixes deal with forty five-minute teaching topics; "English Journal" articles on long works; samples of student-written compositions; and an annotated list of books for the English teacher. (DD)
Descriptors: Black Literature, Dialects, English Curriculum, English Education, Grammar, Literary Criticism, Literary History, Literature, Mass Media, Oral English, Secondary Education, Semantics, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Vocabulary Development, Writing (Composition)
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