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ERIC Number: EJ464064
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0040-0599
Using Character Development to Improve Story Writing.
Leavell, Alexandra; Ioannides, Anne
Teaching Exceptional Children, v25 n4 p41-45 Sum 1993
This paper presents guidelines for teaching students to develop lifelike characters in their written stories. The guidelines call for exposing students to books and stories, focusing on student knowledge and experience, providing explicit instruction in character development, and providing story writing practice. The paper includes a thoughts and emotions chart and a character problems chart. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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