ERIC Number: ED199700
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Writing Right Across the Curriculum, K-12.
Schlawin, Sheila A., Ed.
Devised by participants in a summer workshop focusing on writing in the content areas, this guide contains activities for improving writing skills at all grade levels. The various sections of the guide provide the following: (1) a general discussion of teaching writing in all subject areas; (2) ways to use interviews to gather information for use in expository and other kinds of writing; (3) peer interviewing to help develop pieces of writing; (4) useful introductions to group work; (5) journal writing; (6) workshop activities that are adaptable to various grade levels and disciplines; (7) a science fiction unit; (8) lesson plans in observation for all grade levels; (9) ways to teach the use of symbols; and (10) a lesson plan for the building administration. In addition, the guide contains 17 lesson plans for all grades and subject areas. (FL)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Elementary Secondary Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Summer Programs, Workshops, Writing (Composition), Writing Instruction, Writing Skills
Dutchess Co. Board of Cooperative Educational Services, R. D. 1, Box 369 A, Salt Point Turnpike, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 ($4.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dutchess County Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Poughkeepsie, NY.