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ERIC Number: EJ596869
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
All Aboard the "Titanic": Character Journals Are Just the Tip of the Iceberg.
Mercurio, Mia Lynn
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v43 n3 p216-26 Nov 1999
Describes how a 7th-grade reading class used character journals to explore the sailing and the sinking of the "Titanic." Describes how the students took ownership of their research and enjoyed reading and writing about actual events as they became a passenger or crew member aboard the "Titanic," explored the ship, experienced the sinking, wrote an epilogue, and presented their journals. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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