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ERIC Number: ED101378
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Pages: 113
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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Emphasis: Composition.
Knudson, Richard L., Ed.
The English Record, v26 n1 Entire Issue Winter 1974
This issue of "The English Record," devoted largely to the teaching of composition, includes such articles as "Writing in the Reading Class"; "A Sequence of Writing Tasks for a Composition Elective for Juniors and Seniors"; "An Inquiry into the Composing Process"; "A Spin-off from Kenneth Koch's 'Wishes, Lies, and Dreams'"; "Interdisciplinary Approaches to Teaching Poetry to the Elementary School Child"; "Individualized Instruction and the Rhythmic Claims of Freedom and Discipline"; and "Never Write Like You Talk,""Commonplace Book, Venerable Teaching Tool" discusses the history and advantages of using the journal (or commonplace book) and diary as an educational and writing tool. In "What Is Language Sensitivity" the changing role and meanings of language and its effects are examined. Other articles related to the teaching of composition include "Techniques and Materials for Improving Reading Skills in Secondary English,""The Elementary Pupil as Textbook Consumer,""On Teaching Augustan Poetry," and "The Handicapped Child in Children's Literature: Themes, Patterns, and Stereotypes." (TS)
Alan Nelson, Executive Secretary, Union College Humanities Center, Schenectady, New York 12308 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Authoring Institution: New York State English Council.