ERIC Number: EJ359157
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Connections: Writing about Family.
Krebs, Jane P.
English Journal, v76 n6 p58-60 Oct 1987
Describes a teaching method in which high school sophomores (1) read A. Munro's "Connection," a short story connecting the author to her family origins; (2) interview relatives about their personal history; and (3) compose vignettes based on the notes collected during a three-week period. Provides numerous questions and prompts used to help the students structure their stories. (JG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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