Transforming writing instruction in the digital age : techniques for grades 5-12
Source:Teaching practices that work, The Guilford Press, New York, p.236 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb LB1631.3 .W65 2012
Keywords:English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Secondary)--Computer-assisted instruction, Internet in education
Summary: "An innovative, practical guide for middle and high school teachers, this book is packed with specific ways that technology can help serve the goals of effective writing instruction. It provides ready-to-implement strategies for teaching students to compose and edit written work electronically; conduct Internet inquiry; create blogs, websites, and podcasts; and use text messaging and Twitter productively. The book is grounded in state-of-the-art research on the writing process and the role of writing in content area learning. Teacher-friendly features include vivid classroom examples, differentiation tips, links to online resources, and reproducible worksheets and forms"-- Provided by publisher.