Best Practices in Writing Instruction, Third Edition Hardback
Edited by Steve Graham, Charles A. MacArthur, Michael A. Herbert
Well established as a definitive text--and now revised and updated with eight new chapters--this book translates cutting-edge research into effective guidelines for teaching writing in grades K-12.
Illustrated with vivid classroom examples, the book identifies the components of a complete, high-quality writing program.
Leading experts provide strategies for teaching narrative and argumentative writing; using digital tools; helping students improve specific skills, from handwriting and spelling to sentence construction; teaching evaluation and revision; connecting reading and writing instruction; teaching vulnerable populations; using assessment to inform instruction; and more. New to This Edition*Chapters on new topics: setting up the writing classroom and writing from informational source material. *New chapters on core topics: narrative writing, handwriting and spelling, planning, assessment, special-needs learners, and English learners. *Increased attention to reading-writing connections and using digital tools. *Incorporates the latest research and instructional procedures. See also Handbook of Writing Research, Second Edition, edited by Charles A.
MacArthur, Steve Graham, and Jill Fitzgerald, which provides a comprehensive overview of writing research that informs good practice.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 416 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 06/02/2019
- Category: Primary & middle schools
- ISBN: 9781462537976