Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material

Title Best practices in writing instruction / edited by Steve Graham, Charles A. MacArthur, Jill Fitzgerald.

Imprint New York : Guilford Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  428.0071 B464 2007    ---  Available
Description xii, 340 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Solving problems in the teaching of literacy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Designing writing programs -- 1. Writing instruction in engaging and effective elementary settings / Michael Pressley, Lindsey Mohan, Lauren Fingeret, Kelly Reffitt, and Lisa Raphael-Bogaert -- 2. Best practices in implementing a process approach to teaching writing / Ruie J. Pritchard and Ronald L. Honeycutt -- 3. Best narrative writing practices when teaching from a developmental framework / Anne McKeough, Jaime Palmer, Marya Jarvey, and Stan Bird -- 4. Best practices in developing a writing across the curriculum program in the secondary school / George E. Newell, Susan Koukis, and Stacy Boster --
pt. 2. Strategies for teaching and learning -- 5. Writing instruction for young children : methods targeting the multiple demands that writers face / David Coker -- 6. Best practices in teaching planning / Steve Graham and Karen R. Harris -- 7. Best practices in teaching evaluation and revision / Charles A. MacArthur -- 8. Improving sentence construction skills through sentence-combining practice / Bruce Saddler -- 9. Best practices in spelling and handwriting / Bob Schlagal -- 10. Best practices in promoting motivation for writing / Pietro Boscolo and Carmen Gelati -- 11. Best practices in using the Internet to support writing / Rachel Karchmer-Klein -- 12. Best practices in teaching writing to adolescents / Dolores Perin -- 13. Best practices in writing assessment / Robert C. Calfee and Roxanne Greitz Miller -- pt. 3. Special populations -- 14. What is sound writing instruction for multilingual learners? / Jill Fitzgerald and Steve Amendum -- 15. Best practices in teaching writing to students with special needs / Susan De La Paz -- Index.
Subject English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Added Author Graham, Steve, 1950-
MacArthur, Charles A.
Fitzgerald, Jill.
ISBN 1593854323 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781593854324 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1593854331 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781593854331 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2492788
YDXCP 2492789
NZ1 11184602
AU@ 000041178890

Available items only