ERIC Number: EJ617800
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Reviving "Walden": Mining the Text.
Exercise Exchange, v46 n1 p23-24 Fall 2000
Describes how the author and her high school English students begin their study of Thoreau's "Walden" by mining the text for quotations to inspire their own writing and discussion on the topic, "How does Thoreau speak to you or how could he speak to someone you know?" (SR)
Descriptors: Class Activities, English Instruction, Literature Appreciation, Reading Writing Relationship, Secondary Education, Writing Assignments
Reich College of Education, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 28608.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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