ERIC Number: EJ556802
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
A Proposed Program for a Fifth-Grade Pilot Study: Using Computers for Writing.
Bucci, Shelly M.
State of Reading, v2 n2 p37-41 Fall 1995
Describes a pilot project designed to foster quality literacy projects by fifth-grade students; establish a positive working relationship between fifth-grade teachers and the Chapter 1 reading teachers; and provide an enriching atmosphere for the use of computers. Notes that the project uses portfolios and a process model of writing. Notes staff development issues. (RS)
Descriptors: Classroom Environment, Computer Uses in Education, Grade 5, Intermediate Grades, Pilot Projects, Portfolio Assessment, Process Approach (Writing), Program Descriptions, Reading Instruction, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Staff Development, Teacher Collaboration, Word Processing, Writing Instruction
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: Texas State Reading Association, University of Texas at Arlington, Box 19227, Arlington, TX 76019-0227.