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Teaching The Story

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Carol is the first wife of Danny, and the mother of Jamie.
 

Maupin House Publishing

PO Box 90148, Gainesville, FL 32607

9781934338353, $23.95, www.maupinhouse.com

Teaching a child to read and write is one of the fundamental missions of any private or public school. Now in a newly revised and expanded second edition, "Teaching The Story: Fiction Writing In Grades 4-8" features twenty new lessons, each of which infuse in·fuse
v.
1. To steep or soak without boiling in order to extract soluble elements or active principles.

2. To introduce a solution into the body through a vein for therapeutic purposes.
 technology into the writing process. Ideal for use with reluctant writers by including wikis See wiki. , digital media, podcasts, and other electronic media resources, "Teaching The Story" offers a compendium com·pen·di·um  
n. pl. com·pen·di·ums or com·pen·di·a
1. A short, complete summary; an abstract.

2. A list or collection of various items.
 of 'classroom friendly' mini-lessons to teach children critical craft elements of writing short fiction, employing critical-thinking skills, and transfer those skills into informational writing, as well as writing in the genres of science fiction, fantasy, history, sports, and mystery. Enhanced with the inclusion of a CD with more than 70 reproducibles and customizable transparency (1) The quality of being able to see through a material. The terms transparency and translucency are often used synonymously; however, transparent would technically mean "seeing through clear glass," while translucent would mean "seeing through frosted glass." See alpha blending.  masters, student written samples, and a how-to reference guide on implementing technology in the classroom setting, "Teaching The Story" is a strongly recommended addition to professional and curriculum supplement writing instruction reference materials collections.
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Title Annotation:Teaching The Story: Fiction Writing In Grades 4-8
Publication:Internet Bookwatch
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Date:Dec 1, 2008
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