But How Do You Teach Writing?

Packed with practical ideas teachers and students can try instantly and experience immediate success with writing. The book is divided into three parts: ? Out of the Gate contains easy ideas to help you get started ? More Reasons to Write shows you how to teach across genre, both fiction and nonfiction writing ? Refining Writing addresses everything you need to know about revision, grammar, punctuation, and assessment. In every chapter you'll find two running features: 1) 3Try Thisý, ready-to-use lessons for you and your students 2) 3Yeah Butý where Barry answers the real questions and concerns he's collected from teachers around the country.240 pages 7-3/8" x 9"Grades All Grades