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ERIC Number: EJ560233
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Teaching Writing: Ask Better Questions--Get Better Writers!
Power, Brenda
Instructor (Primary), v107 n4 p60-61 Nov-Dec 1997
An effective way to conduct writing conferences and support primary students in writing is to find questions that encourage more thinking and writing as they work. Four strategies include: avoiding yes/no questions, encouraging students to value work, evaluating many writing samples, and refocusing in conferences. The paper offers sample writing conference questions that work. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
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