ERIC Number: EJ359154
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Dictation--Alive and Well.
Lawrence, Patricia Manzi; Levinson, Barbara F.
English Journal, v76 n6 p49-50 Oct 1987
Describes teaching method in which junior high school students (1) take dictation of a sentence illustrating rules of usage; (2) copy it, punctuate it, and identify rules for its punctuation; and (3) discuss the sentence after the teacher writes it on the board. Notes that all low-average ninth graders thus trained passed the High School Proficiency Test in Writing. (JG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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