In recent years, educators have become increasingly concerned about the writing skills of students in elementary, middle, and high school. They wonder what can be done to build proper writing skills, particularly in a generation of students who may consider text messaging to be the only writing a person needs to do. Extreme Writing describes how teachers can build upon the eagerness and skills that students apply to recreational, social, and friendly writing, bringing enjoyment back into writing for students. The Extreme Writing approach is not a precise formula for student achievement; rather, it is a shared discovery of the process, the adventure, the wonder, and the liberation inherent in writing.A few days before ninth grade actually began, the school invited us to have a ninth-grade practice day. ... Why did I have to listen to coaches.p I was very interested in cars, but nobody talked about car repair classes and nobody knew anything when I asked about car repair classes. ... cell phone, so they took those away.
|Author||:||Keen J. Babbage|
|Publisher||:||R&L Education - 2010-03-16|