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Teaching composition/teaching literature

crossing great divides

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching.,
  • Report writing -- Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Literature -- Study and teaching (Higher)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Michelle M. Tokarczyk and Irene Papoulis.
    SeriesStudies in composition and rhetoric ;, vol. 4
    ContributionsTokarczyk, Michelle M., 1953-, Papoulis, Irene, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1404 .T28 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 170 p. ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3560847M
    ISBN 100820451509
    LC Control Number2002025387

    Learn more about Literature Teaching Units Whether you’re teaching a new book or one of your favorites, we’re here to help When students think back on their English classes, what they most remember are the books that changed their lives and the teachers that shared their love of literature. The English Teacher. Teaching Composition. This web site contains units for teaching facets of non-fiction writing and the complete lesson plans for a research writing course. All of these units have been used in the classroom. They have been used with students ranging from 9th grade to college.

      UNIT – 4: TEACHING COMPOSITION Writing is the most important skill. It is the only medium through which a learner is assessed. Written examination plays a pivotal role in a student’s career. But it is given a raw deal in the classroom by the teacher. The students neither show interest nor improve in writing. The book was not in good condition, but the greater problem was that the content was not enlightening. I didn't learn much, if anything, about teaching writing. The price is prohibitive, regardless of the by: 2.

    25 Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing: Quick Lessons that Twenty-five quick lessons on choosing and focusing topics, writing titles and leads that entice readers, crafting great endings, using details, showing character's feelings, clarifying fuzzy writing, getting rid of repetition, finding strong verbs, writing sentences with a sense of rhythm. Hirsch's book is 'addressed mainly to teachers of composition and other professional students of prose, including authors of composition handbooks' (p.2). It is a valuable scholarly work, written, once again, by a professor of literature (as Hirsch said most of the handbooks were: see p.2 above), - though a former one, in this case, as he tells us.


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