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Mentor Texts, 2nd Ediiton

Teaching writing through children's literature

Rediscover how to help students become confident, accomplished writers by using literature as a foundation. Organized around the key characteristics of good writing — focus, content, organization, style, and conventions — the second edition of this bestselling book offers hands-on, ready-to-use strategies. The second edition includes an exploration of the gradual release of responsibility model, offering suggestions for demonstrations and shared or guided writing. Reflection is emphasized as a necessary component to understanding why mentor authors chose certain strategies, literary devices, sentence structures, and words. This practical resource demonstrates the power of learning to read like writers.

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Author(s): Lynne R. Dorfman and Rose Cappelli

Pages: 368 Publication Date: 2017 ISBN: 9781625311313

Paper Price: $ 42.95
eBook Price: $ 38.95
Paper + eBook Price: $ 52.95
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