Provides practical advice for overcoming common problems associated with teaching writing to students, and offers help in developing vocabulary skills, preparing students for standardized tests, and much more.Answers to Ten Tough Questions, Grades 2-5 Mark Overmeyer ... in the past appears in Appendix D. I created it with the help of fifth-grade students, and because I wanted students to self-assess using the rubric, I wrote it in astudent- friendlya language. ... I test the success of a ru- bric by how specifically it informs my instruction when I look at higher score descriptors. ... A simile, or a judicious use of personification, can be added as an example of how to go beyond everyday language.
|Title||:||When Writing Workshop Isn't Working|
|Publisher||:||Stenhouse Publishers - 2005-01-01|