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What's Next for This Beginning Writer (Revised Edition)

Mini-lessons That Take Writing from Scribbles to Script

Janine Reid and Betty Schultze with Ulla Petersen

Organized to meet the needs of teachers, the revised edition puts even more emphasis on the natural stages that children move through in their journey to becoming writers. Based on the work of real K2 students, What's Next for This Beginning Writer shows teachers how to interpret student work, identify what they know, and build naturally on the writing strengths their work displays.

 

Product Details

  • Author: Janine Reid and Betty Schultze with Ulla Petersen
  • ISBN: 978-155138-274-6
  • Year: 2012
  • Media: 160 pp/paper
  • Grade Range: K-2
  • Item No: WEB-8274

Organized to meet the needs of teachers, the revised edition puts even more emphasis on the natural stages that children move through in their journey to becoming writers. Based on the work of real K2 students, What's Next for This Beginning Writer shows teachers how to interpret student work, identify what they know, and build naturally on the writing strengths their work displays. A series of Writing Workshop lessons show teachers how to talk with students to celebrate their work, extend their learning, and set goals for their next piece of writing. This comprehensive book includes mini-lessons that build on the student's work, group and whole-class activities, student samples, tips for keeping parents informed, and a list of recommended children's books.

Table of Contents

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Preface
Acknowledgements
A Foundation for Writing Instruction
Making Stories from Pictures
Writing Stories
Writing Personal Stories
Reviewing Genres
Appendices
References
Index

About the Authors

Janine Reid
"Like other idealists of my generation, I became a teacher to make the world a better place," says Janine. "I love making a difference for kids. I love helping them recognize their strength and potential as learners." >more

Betty Schultze
Betty can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a teacher. "I wanted to have a big red pen and mark papers when I was in third grade, and when I was a young adult I knew that working with children would make me happy -- and it has!" >more

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