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Writing to learn across the curriculum

by John W. Myers

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Composition and exercises.,
  • Interdisciplinary approach in education.,
  • Report writing -- Study and teaching.,
  • Education -- Curricula.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 36.

    Statementby John W. Myers.
    SeriesFastback ;, 209
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1576 .M94 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2872320M
    ISBN 100873672097
    LC Control Number84061203
    OCLC/WorldCa11249014

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Myers, John W. Writing to learn across the curriculum. Bloomington, Ind.: Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation, © Learn about membership options, or view our freely available titles. Synopsis Now in an updated second edition How to Teach Writing Across the Curriculum: Ages provides a range of practical suggestions for teaching non-fiction writing skills and linking them to children’s learning across the curriculum.

    This was the natural and almost unintentional process I went through when trying to think more deeply about writing across the curriculum: I began by reading some in a book by Harvey Daniels called Content-Area Writing; I brainstormed about what I might consider to be writing across the curriculum (content writing, persuasive writing.   Reading and writing to learn; strategies across the curriculum. Kuta, Katherine Wiesolek. Teacher Ideas Press pages $ Paperback LB Currently a high school teacher in Illinois, Kuta has taught all grades over the course of 30 years in education and provided workshops for content teachers.

      7 Writing to Learn: Writing Across the Disciplines Anne J. Herrington 8 Writing Assignments Across the Curriculum: A National Study of College Writing Dan Melzer 9 Microtheme Strategies for Developing Cognitive Skills John C. Bean Dean Drenk F. D. Lee 10 Writing Across and Against the Curriculum Art Young Price: $   In Assignments across the Curriculum, Dan Melzer analyzes the rhetorical features and genres of writing assignments through the writing-to-learn and writing-in-the-disciplines ting the results of his study of 2, writing assignments from undergraduate courses in the natural sciences, social sciences, business, and humanities in postsecondary insti/5(7).


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Writing to learn across the curriculum by John W. Myers Download PDF EPUB FB2

If I had the writing skills, I could have brought clarity of the moment to others. That document testified to my lack of writing experience. Of course, I see my childhood education would have changed dramatically had my parents and teachers insisted that I "settle down" and "learn to learn" by "writing across the curriculum."Cited by:   Book Description.

Now in an updated second edition How to Teach Writing Across the Curriculum: Ages provides a range of practical suggestions for teaching non-fiction writing skills and linking them to children’s learning across the curriculum.

Emphasising creative approaches to teaching children’s writing in diverse and innovative ways, it provides. Unit studies were perfect for writing across the curriculum. I still assigned more “traditional” writing, of course.

But we also had fun with short, targeted, project-based writing activities that dovetailed writing with other subjects such as science, nature, and history. Writing across the curriculum (WAC) is a movement within contemporary composition studies that concerns itself with writing in classes outside of composition, literature, and other English courses.

According to a comprehensive survey performed in –, approximately half of American institutes of higher learning have something that can be identified as a WAC program. Students learn best by writing. Writing to learn across the curriculum book learn the most through writing,” said Mr.

Peha. “If you’re only going to do one thing, writing is the highest payoff activity you can pick.” Getting Started With Writing Across the Curriculum Some teachers have expressed concern over writing across the curriculum.

Buy Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum (Book Alone) 9 by Behrens, Laurence, Rosen, Leonard J. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: In 12 chapters, the contributors to this important collection discuss issues including program design, writing in the disciplines, writing to learn, writing-intensive courses, and the relationships among WAC programs, first-year writing programs, general education, and writing centers.

Table of Contents. Open the entire book: K. Cover (5K). ideas through writing. Writing assigned across the curriculum also helps students prepare for the day-in and day-out communicative tasks they'll face on the job, no matter what the job is. Equally important, students need to learn how writing is used within a discipline.

Utilizing. Language Across The Curriculum Approach: This article is about what is LAC you can learn about Concept, need, benefits, importance, and aims of LAC Approach; Four Language Skills: There are four language skills – listening, speaking, reading and about them, their concept and importance in this article.

Wu Dan’s Introducing Writing Across the Curriculum into China is an important and provocative research study that is broadly international in scope.

Of particular significance for education in Chi. Reading and writing to learn: strategies across the curriculum / Katherine Kuta. Includes bibliographical references. ISBN (alk. paper) 1. Language arts—Correlation with content subjects.

Lesson planning. Title. LBK87 —dc22 British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data is available. Devoting time to improving teacher writing will pay dividends in professional learning about how to teach writing to students. Set Clear Goals. Integrating writing across the curriculum requires a comprehensive strategy that includes relevant and tangible next steps for everyone involved.

This work provides a range of practical suggestions for teaching non-fiction writing skills and linking them to children's learning across the book provides clear explanations of simple techniques for: using speaking and listening, drama and otehr activities as a preparation for writing; using information learned in a variety of curriculum areas as the content for the teaching Reviews: 4.

Reading and Writing to Learn is a content area resource for teachers and discusses reading and writing instruction research and puts it into practice across curricular areas. Grades |Research indicates that writing and reading should be taught in tandem.

This content-area resource puts writing to learn into practice across curricular : $ Proponents of teaching reading and writing skills across the elementary curriculum receive a mixed reaction.

On the one hand, there is a positive response, since endorsement is being given for doing more of what most elementary teachers are disposed to do anyway, which is to teach language arts. Exploring College Writing: Reading, Writing, and Researching across the Curriculum is a rhetoric for first-year and sophomore composition courses that uses a constructivist, ethnographic approach to introducing students to academic reading, writing, and researching.

This text will be especially useful to composition instructors who wish to provide students with both a general overview of. Institute for Excellence in Writing and Beautiful Feet Books have teamed up to provide a course of instruction that incorporates geography, science, history, and writing across the curriculum – all using the classic works of Holling Clancy Holling.

Writing Across the Curriculum Model The Collins Writing Program provides a proven, unified, research-based writing program that can be used in all classrooms, in all subject areas, and at all grades K It equips all teachers with writing strategies designed to help students understand and remember content like no other teaching technique.

The program is organized around Five Types of [ ]. Arising from the Schools Council Development Project on Writing Across the Curriculum, this book deals with talking, reading, thinking, and learning, as well as writing, as these processes take place in secondary schools.

Suggesting that too much of the writing and talking in schools is used to test what students know and too little used to enable them to learn and make sense of things for Cited by: Writing Across the Curriculum The Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) Initiative at OCAD U supports undergraduate students to develop strong writing and communication skills.

It is a university-wide, interdisciplinary collaboration involving faculty, students, writing specialists, educational developers, and academic leadership. "This book celebrates the importance of talk in becoming and growing as a writer: talk to share ideas; talk to analyse text; talk to co-construct writing; and to talk to evaluate writing.

Throughout the book constantly underlines the importance of talk for learning and the many creative and rich ways talk can be used to help young writers Reviews: Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum, 11th Edition.

Content Area Reading: Literacy and Learning Across the Curriculum, 11th Edition. Effectively teaching writing to all learners is addressed in the book’s focus on writing across the content areas and a new emphasis on strategies for online writing.Effective writing skills for students of all majors and interests One of the best-selling interdisciplinary composition texts for over twenty-five years, Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum Books a la Carte, MLA Update Edition,13/e guides students through the essential college-level writing skills of summary, critique, synthesis, and.