ERIC Number: ED150782
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
PROJECT SUCCESS: Language Arts. (Introductory Packet, Short Stories, Poetry, Drafting-Editing-Preserving, Newbery Award Winning Books, Writing for the Theater, Bibliography).
James, Sally; Gaab, Carolyn
Seven language arts booklets present samples of student writing, teaching suggestions and resources for an enrichment program for gifted elementary students. Focused on in each of the booklets are the following topics (sample subtopics in parentheses): introductory activities (word and sentence expansion, imagery, and patterns in poetry); short story composition (dialogue, narrative, biography, and author's point of view); poetry (shape poems, limericks, formula poems, and haiku); drafting, editing, and preserving skills (punctuation and revision); and writing for the theater. Also included are student worksheets designed to be used with Newbery Award winning books and a bibliography of teacher resources, curriculum guides, Newbery Award winners, and audiovisual materials. (CL)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Curriculum Guides, Dramatics, Elementary Education, Gifted, Language Arts, Language Skills, Poetry, Reading, Teaching Methods, Writing (Composition), Writing Exercises
North Kitsap School District 400, 150 High School Road South, Poulsbo Washington 98370 ($4.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Kitsap School District 400, Poulsbo, WA.
Note: Print on some pages is marginal and may not reproduce well in hard copy; For related information, see EC 103 899-893 and EC 103 997