This book helps educators improve studentsa ability to write clear, coherent essays in response to on-demand writing prompts. While it focuses on studentsa abilities to succeed at on-demand writing, it also promotes the teaching of writing as an expression of art and self. For grades 4 -12, it provides examples of responses to narrative and persuasive prompts, and provides savvy advice about what scorers look for.Teaching for the High Stakes Essay Amy Benjamin ... Where are we today in terms of writing instruction and societya#39;s expectations about what an educated person should be able to do? ... Musicians and athletes perform on demand, but the quality of their performance is shaped by deliberate practice in the key components.
|Title||:||Writing Put to the Test|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-08-06|