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ERIC Number: ED258283
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Pages: 7
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Motivators of the Month--"Anatomy Adjectives," and Other Ideas.
Notes Plus, v1 n1 Sep 1983
The teaching activities presented in this document focus on motivating students in the classroom. The paper describes (1) using stick figures to teach the use of adjectives, (2) using pen names in a covert letter writing project to teach writing skills, (3) increasing creativity in composition topics by brainstorming about ways to use bricks, and (4) testing powers of observation and knowledge of how people act by listing five specific actions observed in pantomine. (EL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.