Teaching writing across the curriculum
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Teaching writing across the curriculum A guide for instructors in all disciplines (Simon & Schuster Handbook for writers) by Ann O Gebhard

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Published by Prentice-Hall .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages26
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Open LibraryOL10093866M
ISBN 100138093105
ISBN 109780138093105

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  With this shift in focus appeared a new concept in the writing literature entitled Writing Workshop. As we have argued elsewhere, Writing workshop as an approach to teaching writing has been around for more than 30 years now, exactly since the publication of "The Art of Teaching Writing" by Lucy Calkins and "In The Middle" by Nancie Atwell. Chapter 3. The Writing Across the Curriculum Graduate Organization: Where We've Been, Where We Are, and Where We're Going, Alisa Russell, Jake Chase, Justin Nicholes, and Allie Sockwell Johnston DOI: /PER-B Chapter 4. Learning Analytics in Writing Instruction: Implications for Writing Across the Curriculum, Mike Palmquist. The Writing Revolution (TWR) provides a method of instruction that you can use across all subjects or grade levels. The model, also known as The Hochman Method focuses on specific techniques that match students' needs and provide them with targeted 's no separate writing block and no separate writing curriculum. “Writing Across the Curriculum” and “Writing in Science” explore how to use writing effectively and authentically in a variety of subject areas. They feature commentary from experts on teaching writing at the elementary level as well as classroom illustrations highlighting the practices of several teachers.

Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) describes a set of pedagogical practices grounded in the premise that writing plays an indispensable role in developing critical thinking skills and learning discipline-specific content, as well as understanding and building competence in the modes of inquiry and dissemination specific to various disciplines and professions. Here are sample syllabi, employing Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum, Brief Edition, for a ten-week quarter and a fifteen-week semester. Naturally, the particular choice of chapter topics and the number of reading and writing assignments may be adjusted to . This practical book shows teachers in all subject areas how to meet the Common Core State Standards and make writing come alive in the classroom. Award-winning educator Heather Wolpert-Gawron provides effective and exciting ideas for teaching argument writing, informational writing, project-based writing, and writing with technology.   But if you’re teaching many children or you want to streamline your schedule, writing across the curriculum may be ideal for you. Rather than approach writing as a separate discipline, students apply generic writing lessons to subjects like history, literature, or science.