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The Struggling Writer: Strategies to Help Kids Focus, Build Stamina, and Develop Writing Confidence Janet Angelillo

The Struggling Writer: Strategies to Help Kids Focus, Build Stamina, and Develop Writing Confidence

Janet Angelillo

Published October 1st 2010
ISBN : 9780545058964
Paperback
176 pages
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Struggling writers need personalized, focused, and assessment-informed instruction and, to this end, Angelillo shows teachers how to provide their students with three levels of support: 1) self-monitoring strategies that enable students to startMoreStruggling writers need personalized, focused, and assessment-informed instruction and, to this end, Angelillo shows teachers how to provide their students with three levels of support: 1) self-monitoring strategies that enable students to start writing, build writing stamina, manage their time, and stay focused on a topic- 2) classroom community resources which create a safe, supportive environment in which to write- and 3) best practices drawn from writer’s workshop including student choice in writing topics, discovering one’s voice as a writer, and time out to conference, reflect, and assess. For use with Grades 3–6.