This book helps educators improve studentsa ability to write clear, coherent essays in response to on-demand writing prompts. While it focuses on studentsa abilities to succeed at on-demand writing, it also promotes the teaching of writing as an expression of art and self. For grades 4 -12, it provides examples of responses to narrative and persuasive prompts, and provides savvy advice about what scorers look for.Professional editorialists and essay writers do not necessarily compose explicit thesis statements, nor do they follow the maxim that the thesis statement needs to appear as the third sentence in the opening paragraph (after theahooka andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Writing Put to the Test|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-08-06|