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ERIC Number: EJ547130
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
The Characters within Us: Readers Connect with Characters to Create Meaning and Understanding.
Van Horn, Leigh
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v40 n5 p342-47 Feb 1997
Discusses how pretending to be a character or to help a character with a problem made reading and writing meaningful for middle school students. Describes activities that promoted writing about thinking, thinking as a character would, character integration, creating character journals, and relating to characters. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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