This straightforward and practical primer on an often-overlooked area of instruction fills an important need for coordinators of writing centers, program directors, teaching assistants, new instructors, peer tutors, writing coaches, and all others involved in tutoring writers. Co-written by an English department chair and a writing lab coordinator at a diverse two-year school in California, Essentials of Tutoring is organized into three parts: an overview of tutoring basics, sentence-level tutoring and help for ESL students, and helping students with essays and research papers.You might review the basic components of a composition such as introduction, thesis statement, topic sentences, body ... Additionally, you may work with students on a more advanced level of writing, such as argumentation, research papers, ... Help developmental and remedial level students with grammar in sentences, paragraphs, or short essays. ... the use of a specific tense and its relationship to other words in the sentence such as time frame words like since, until, before, or after.
|Title||:||Essentials of Tutoring|
|Author||:||Raimes, Paul Gary Phillips, Joyce B. Phillips|
|Publisher||:||Wadsworth Publishing Company - 2004-04|