Four Square The Personal Writing Coach for Grades 4 6

Author: Mary F. Burke
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 1573104477
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book in the popular Four Square series provides a personal coach for students to help them write. Included are 13 themed units designed to meet the interests and abilities of writers in grades 4-6. Each unit brings the prewriting through art, word association, questions, poetry, planning and composition of prose. The exercises will help students learn to be less fearful of writing assignments and actually make them fun! The topics are personal ones young writers will enjoy: themselves, their families and friends, their favorite places to go and things to do, etc.

Four Square Writing Method Grades 4 6

Author: Judy Gould
Publisher: Teaching and Learning Company
ISBN: 078778690X
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Teach writing skills using the Four Square method, which has been proven to work in classrooms just like yours. This revised and updated edition of the book also includes PowerPoint files filled with additional Four Square examples, activities, and writing exercises. The Four Square method can be used with all forms of writing and will fit any reading or language arts program. This step-by-step approach is built around a simple graphic organizer that first shows students how to collect ideas and then helps them use those ideas to create clear and polished prose. Open-ended reproducibles make the technique accessible to writers of all ability ranges. It is also great for content area writing.

Four Square for Writing Assessment Elementary

Author: Judy Gould
Publisher: Teaching and Learning Company
ISBN: 1429118199
Format: PDF, Docs
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This new addition to the popular Four Square series helps prepare students for the writing assessment. Students will learn an organized, Four Square approach for brainstorming, as well as a simple three-step revision process to use on their initial drafts. On assessment day, teachers cannot confer with students, and students cannot assist one another. The writer must have a method to deliver their best writing on demand. That writing needs to be organized, focused, detailed, and engaging. The writer needs a plan on assessment day, and the Four Square plan is the best way to get the job done.

Four Square Writing in the Content Areas for Grades 5 9 eBook

Author: Judy Gould
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 0787786012
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Even students who have had a lot of experience writing often complain that they have nothing to write about! But what they need isn't topics, but the ability to organize and clarify their thoughts around a topic and develop that content into sentences, and those sentences into paragraphs. All the help your students need about writing and learning across the curriculum is in this book.

Writing Workouts That Work

Author: Mary F. Burke
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 157310471X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Build your classroom into a winning team of writers. This manual of writing strategies and focused practice items will be all you need to coach young writers to become more confident authors. Everything you need is in one place: explanations of successful writing techniques, writing samples to discuss as a group and practice pages for small groups or independent work.

Four Square Writing Method Grades 7 9

Author: Judy Gould
Publisher: Teaching and Learning Company
ISBN: 1429118393
Format: PDF, Docs
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Teach writing skills using the Four Square method, which has been proven to work in classrooms just like yours. This revised and updated edition of the book also includes PowerPoint files filled with additional Four Square examples, activities, and writing exercises. The Four Square method can be used with all forms of writing and will fit any reading or language arts program. This step-by-step approach is built around a simple graphic organizer that first shows students how to collect ideas and then helps them use those ideas to create clear and polished prose. Open-ended reproducibles make the technique accessible to writers of all ability ranges. It is also great for content area writing.