ERIC Number: ED371386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
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Teaching English Creatively. Second Edition.
Bushman, John H.; Bushman, Kay Parks
Representing current research and effective practice in English education, this book provides inservice and preservice teachers of English practical activities derived from sound educational theory and research to help make their job in the classroom effective and enjoyable. The book is meant to be an easy-to-read and useful source for teaching English. Chapters in the book are: (1) Middle and High Schools in America; (2) Creating an Effective Classroom Climate; (3) Getting Ready for Group Interaction; (4) Teaching Oral English; (5) The Teaching of Writing; (6) Teaching Literature; (7) Reading in the English Classroom; (8) Teaching the English Language; (9) Teaching Thinking Skills; (10) The English Curriculum; (11) Celebrate the Special Days; and (12) A Potpourri. (RS)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Classroom Environment, English Curriculum, English Instruction, Literature Appreciation, Middle Schools, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Thinking Skills, Writing Instruction
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, 2600 South First Street, Springfield, IL 62794-9265 ($45.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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