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By Bob Brannan

This two-book developmental writing sequence engages utilizing with its environmental topic. A Writer’s Workshop: Crafting Sentences, development Paragraphs engages constructing writers with a hands-on, process-oriented, collaborative, and conscientious method of writing, treating scholars as writers and writing as a dynamic technique. all through, this article bargains sound connections among its classes and scholars’ latest wisdom. It additionally explores why we research every one writing ability and approach, linking classes to destiny software within the school room and past.

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A Writer's Workshop: Crafting Sentences, Building Paragraphs

This two-book developmental writing sequence engages utilizing with its environmental topic. A Writer’s Workshop: Crafting Sentences, development Paragraphs engages constructing writers with a hands-on, process-oriented, collaborative, and conscientious method of writing, treating scholars as writers and writing as a dynamic approach.

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To one degree or another, we all form images in our minds. For example, what kinds of pictures do you see in the following description of a child at a swimming pool in July? ” The blue water sparkled with points of sunlight and looked very far away. ” Amy stepped back a few feet and felt the sandpaper surface of the board under her bare feet. She flexed the board, felt it dip down. indd Page 28 9/23/08 9:35:03 PM user-s131 /Users/user-s131/Desktop crowded with people on white plastic loungers, their towels a swirl of colors: bright red, yellow, purple, and blue, patio umbrellas shading the sunburned.

Indd Page 21 11/8/08 5:53:59 PM user-s164 /Volumes/209/MHSF085/ch01 comma added girlfriend. I was welding an axle, and he was sanding a ’75 Corvette. The electric lights hanging from cords spotlighted us and cast deep shadows around the rest of the shop. I was sweating in my heavy welding gloves and semicolon fixes comma splice hood but being careful; 1000 degrees is a lot of heat to make a mistake with. Jeff, though, was racing along. He called over to me, “Kyle, you’re a slug. ” I nodded, through he couldn’t see me, and kept the arc on the bead.

What are seven ways to discover ideas for writing? 4. What can you compare a rough outline to? 5. How might considering your surroundings help a draft flow more smoothly? 6. What does writer’s block mean? 7. What are four revision priorities? Reading: Processing Ideas H INT Active reading is a deliberate, often slow process. Active readers interact with the text. After previewing a chapter, you will move to the next step of active reading, in which you read the body of the text, adding to your initial understanding of the material.

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