ERIC Number: ED228642
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Idea Exchange for English Teachers.
National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.
Representing fresh, useful ideas for teaching English gathered at several annual conventions of the National Council of Teachers of English, the 11 chapters of this book contain 200 activities in the following categories: (1) getting ready to write; (2) expressive writing, including autobiographical and journal writing; (3) informative writing, including writing for readers other than the teacher, and research and the research paper; (4) tricks of the writing teacher's trade; (5) revision, review, and evaluation; (6) word study, vocabulary development, and spelling; (7) punctuation and grammar; (8) speaking and listening; (9) newspapers, magazines, and the visual arts; (10) talking and writing about literature; and (11) classroom management, including organizing the classroom--the students, bulletin boards, and the first five minutes as well as the last. (JL)
Descriptors: Class Organization, Classroom Techniques, Creative Writing, English Instruction, Grammar, Listening Skills, Literature Appreciation, Mass Media, Poetry, Revision (Written Composition), Secondary Education, Speech Skills, Student Research, Teaching Methods, Vocabulary Development, Writing Evaluation, Writing Exercises, Writing Instruction, Writing Skills
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801 (Stock No. 22221, $7.50 non-member, $6.50 member).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.