Show your students how to write and love it! Primary and middle school students often struggle with how to choose and develop topics in their writing. This engaging, light-hearted book offers a wealth of easily-implemented ideas and activities to encourage a culture of writing and inspire students to draw effectively from their own diverse and rich experiences. The author illustrates how teachers can engage students' observational and sensory intelligence and help them write about what is meaningful to them. Chapter topics include: Beginnings Sequential thinking and narrative Observation and description Characters Use of Place Endings
Buy Putting Everyday Life on the Page book by Marc J. Levitt from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(254mm x 177mm x 8mm)
Corwin Press Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
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Author Biography - Marc J. Levitt
Marc Levitt is a writer/storyteller/consultant who tours throughout the United States and to over thirty-five countries. Levitt has created one-person historical shows, musically enhanced historical and ecological narratives, and award-winning audios, and has produced plays and a documentary film on Narragansett stonemasons.