Tuesday, July 01, 2014

The Writing Thief cont.

I began this post about the book I'm currently reading...


last week at ...



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The 4Ws of Writing that Ruth identifies as most important, which I totally agree! They are the basics...

Writing Process--Prewriting, Drafting, Feedback, Revision, Editing, Publishing

Writing Traits--Ideas, Organization, Voice, Word Choice, Sentence Fluency, Conventions, Presentation (new to me)

Writing Workshop--the classroom structure

Writing Modes--Narrative, Expository/Informational, Persuasive/Opinion/Argumentative

All are dynamic, research based, and essential elements that lead to student writing success!

See you on Wednesday when I will discuss Chapter 2-The Power of Mentor Texts for Writing.

3 comments:

  1. I'm reading the same book and posted about it yesterday! I am really enjoying it. I'll have to check back and see if we're in the same spot and same page!

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  2. I've been following you for a while now, and love all you're ideas and posts! Thanks for sharing!
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