Writing With Skill Level 3, Instructor Text



Writing With Skill combines time-tested classical techniques – the imitation and analysis of great writers – with innovative contemporary insights. Models from great literature provide the student with inspiration, while step-by-step instructions explicitly teach the skills that other writing programs merely assign without explanation. Original writing assignments in history, science, biography and literature expand the students intellectual horizons.

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Designed to be used along with Writing With Skill Level 3, Student Workbook, this book turns every parent or teacher into a skilled writing instructor. Clear, detailed teaching instructions help you guide even reluctant writers into mastery of essential writing skills.

* Full instructor support: explanations, scripted discussion questions, model compositions, rubrics

* Detailed guidance on how to evaluate student work

* Designed to help the student work with increasing confidence and independence

* Help in integrating writing skills into the students other academic subjects

* Direction in the skills of note-taking and documentation

* Instructions in avoiding plagiarism

* Step-by-step assistance in teaching students to write narratives, sequences, definitions, explanations, comparisons and contrasts, biographical sketches, and much more

See Susan’s updated grade recommendations here.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Susan Wise Bauer has taught college-level writing and literature at the College of William & Mary in Virginia. She is the best-selling author of the Story of the World series and the Writing With Ease series for elementary students, as well as the co-author (with Jessie Wise) of The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home.

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