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ERIC Number: EJ612801
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1080-5699
The "Build-the-Box" Lesson.
Penrose, John M.
Business Communication Quarterly, v63 n3 p60-65 Sep 2000
Describes a "build-the-box" lesson to develop a better understanding of writing useful and effective instructions. Considers how the lack of instruction with this assignment compels students to think creatively to complete the project. Concludes that many students realize the difficulty in creating easy-to-understand instructions. Enhances the importance of clear, simple, short statements in written instructions. (SC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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