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ERIC Number: EJ255224
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Poetry and Basic Skills.
Homan, John, Jr.
Community College Review, v9 n2 p34-38 Fall 1981
Recommends an approach to basic skills instruction which takes poetry as its focus to study grammar, style, and ideas. Reports three benefits: poetry gives students something significant to read, utilizes professionals' grammar and usage to teach these areas, and generates readable topics for writing. Provides two typical assignments. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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