This book shows how adolescent students at all skill levels, including English learners, can be engaged in systematic writing practice, enabling them to communicate quickly, confidently, and thoughtfully on a variety of topics. In describing their innovative approach, the authors:
Show how to introduce timed writing exercises to build fluency and thinking skills
Provide 150 powerful writing prompts on provocative topics
Offer strategies for enabling students to overcome writing blocks
Include assessment, grading, and motivational guidance
The approach has been extensively tested by a master teacher, takes about one hour of instructional time per week, and can be used over an entire school year.
The book, Rain, Steam, and Speed : Building Fluency in Adolescent Writers [Bulk, Wholesale, Quantity] ISBN# 9780787974565 in Paperback by Fleming, Gerald;Pike-Baky, Meredith may be ordered in bulk quantities. Minimum starts at 25 copies. Availability based on publisher status and quantity being ordered.