NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
ERIC Number: ED342995
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 28
Abstractor: N/A
Family Stories, by the Members of the Reach One Program.
Levine, Peg, Ed.
This collection of stories is the result of a publishing project conducted with adult learners in the Reach One Program. The first page describes the steps that led to the finished product: providing a catalyst to stress the value of maintaining a family history; providing activities to stimulate memories of family stories; encouraging prewriting activities; writing the first draft; editing; revising and editing; arranging the stories into an ordered collection; choosing a title; and publishing and distributing. Titles in the section on "Family" include the following: "A Story about When I Was a Little Girl"; "To My Grandmother with Love"; "Our Visits to the Country"; "My Grandmother"; "Visits with Grandparents"; "My Family"; "My Sister"; "A Picture of Family"; "My Pet Roxie"; and "Spoiled Pet." Titles in the "Decisions" section are as follows: "Don't Smoke"; "On Not Making One of the Biggest Mistakes of Your Life"; "A Decision"; "A Story"; "I Learned the Hard Way"; "Drop Out"; "Education"; and "Special Fellow." (YLB)
Publication Type: Creative Works
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Columbus Public Schools, OH.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: A presentation based on this document was made at the Annual Meeting of the Ohio Association for Adult and Continuing Education (Columbus, OH, April 4, 1992). For a related document, see CE 060 625.