Tools for Writing: Creating Writer's Workshops for Grades 2-8

Tools for Writing: Creating Writer's Workshops for Grades 2-8

by Barbara Z. Boone


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A series of teacher-friendly lessons designed to create a writers' workshop for pupils aged between seven and 13 years is contained in this step-by-step guide. The lessons range from introducing the terminology and methods of a writers' workshop to students to complex processes in creative and journalistic writing. Using the praise, questions and polish (PQP) strategies, each 10- to 15-minute lesson teaches a very specific writing skill.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803964570
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 07/01/1996
Series: 1-off Series
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 7 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Setting Up a Writers' Workshop
Procedural Minilessons
Assessing Writers' Workshop
Topic Choice
The Craft of Writing

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