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Writing Workouts to Develop Common Core Writing Skills.

By: Haven, Kendall.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2014Description: 1 online resource (137 p.).ISBN: 9781610698696.Subject(s): English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Secondary)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Writing Workouts to Develop Common Core Writing Skills: Step-by-Step Exercises, Activities, and Tips for Student Success, Grades 7–12DDC classification: 808 | 808.0420712 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half Title ; Title Page; Copyright ; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Goal; What Makes Writing Hard?; Previous Writing Books; Using This Book; Chapter 1: The Writer's Toolbox; The Five Steps of Successful Writing; Step 1. Plan; Step 2. Draft; Step 3. Evaluate; Step 4. Revise; Step 5. Edit; Do You Have to Do Them All?; Chapter 2: Writing Tips; Chapter 3: Writing Workouts; Workout #1: The BIG Three; Workout #2: BIG Trouble!; Workout #3: How to Make a Better Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich; Workout #4: When Nothing Happens . . .; Workout #5: Make the Moment Real
Workout #6: My Favorite SeasonWorkout #7: The What-Makes-It-Real Game; Workout #8: I Love It; I Hate It!; Workout #9: Three Interesting Things; Workout #10: Scene and Sequel; Workout #11: Making It Relevant; Workout #12: Bored!; Workout #13: The Ant Hill; Workout #14: What Did You Have for Dinner?; Workout #15: The 30-Second Story; Workout #16: Feeling the Feelin'; Workout #17: Let the Jury Decide; Workout #18: Progressive Stories; Workout #19: Interrupter; Workout #20: One-on-One-on-One-on-One; Workout #21: Story Teams; Workout #22: It Never Happened; Workout #23: Not My Voice
Workout #24: Random StoriesWorkout #25: Por Qua Stories; Workout #26: Perfect Birthdays; Workout #27: Your Scene; Workout #28: Inferring a Character; Workout #29: Scene Game; Workout #30: Cause and Effect; Other Books of Writing Activities and Games; Index; About the Author
Summary: This book is a ""best of"" collection of tips and exercises to help nurture young writers and strengthen core skills. Since each activity has been tried and tested in thousands of classrooms, you'll find successful methods for turning even the most reluctant students into effective, powerful writers.
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Cover; Half Title ; Title Page; Copyright ; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Goal; What Makes Writing Hard?; Previous Writing Books; Using This Book; Chapter 1: The Writer's Toolbox; The Five Steps of Successful Writing; Step 1. Plan; Step 2. Draft; Step 3. Evaluate; Step 4. Revise; Step 5. Edit; Do You Have to Do Them All?; Chapter 2: Writing Tips; Chapter 3: Writing Workouts; Workout #1: The BIG Three; Workout #2: BIG Trouble!; Workout #3: How to Make a Better Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich; Workout #4: When Nothing Happens . . .; Workout #5: Make the Moment Real

Workout #6: My Favorite SeasonWorkout #7: The What-Makes-It-Real Game; Workout #8: I Love It; I Hate It!; Workout #9: Three Interesting Things; Workout #10: Scene and Sequel; Workout #11: Making It Relevant; Workout #12: Bored!; Workout #13: The Ant Hill; Workout #14: What Did You Have for Dinner?; Workout #15: The 30-Second Story; Workout #16: Feeling the Feelin'; Workout #17: Let the Jury Decide; Workout #18: Progressive Stories; Workout #19: Interrupter; Workout #20: One-on-One-on-One-on-One; Workout #21: Story Teams; Workout #22: It Never Happened; Workout #23: Not My Voice

Workout #24: Random StoriesWorkout #25: Por Qua Stories; Workout #26: Perfect Birthdays; Workout #27: Your Scene; Workout #28: Inferring a Character; Workout #29: Scene Game; Workout #30: Cause and Effect; Other Books of Writing Activities and Games; Index; About the Author

This book is a ""best of"" collection of tips and exercises to help nurture young writers and strengthen core skills. Since each activity has been tried and tested in thousands of classrooms, you'll find successful methods for turning even the most reluctant students into effective, powerful writers.

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<p> Kendall Haven is a master storyteller and author of 34 books who has conducted writing workshops at over 1,600 schools.</p>

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