ERIC Number: EJ624568
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Image Grammar: Painting Images with Grammatical Structures.
Voices from the Middle, v8 n3 p7-16 Mar 2001
Argues that writers view grammar as a method of image construction. Describes image painting techniques from four grammatical perspectives: images of style, form, content, and convention. Describes how to teach these to eighth graders, offering numerous examples of class writing activities that use images as a doorway into the writer's art and engage students in the imaginative world of grammar. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Contextualizing Grammar.