ERIC Number: ED112435
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Improving Written Expression in the Elementary Schools; A Rationale and Plan.
Brouillet, Frank B.
This booklet is intended to help people establish goals, objectives, activities, and evaluation tools for teaching elementary writing. The following topics are discussed: practical writing, invention, writing games, voice, personal writing, strategies and techniques teachers can use to enhance personal writing, teaching grammar and writing, evaluating growth in writing, basic skills and behavioral objectives, standardized tests, school accountability, program assessment through learning principles, and identifying problems. A final section outlines a sequence of steps for developing a writing program. Some examples of children's writing are included. (TS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia.