Modelling Exciting Writing
A guide for primary teaching
- Adam Bushnell
- Rob Smith
- David Waugh - University of Durham, UK
Literacy | Primary English | Primary Teacher Training
The Primary National Curriculum sets challenging expectations for the teaching of writing. Children must master the process of composition, redrafting, editing and writing final pieces.
*Provides practical advice for the teaching of writing
*Demonstrates how to model writing for children
*Includes examples of good classroom practice of modelling writing
*Focuses on writing in different aspects of the curriculum
*Provides guidance, case studies and theoretical perspectives to show readers how they can become writers with and for children
*Ideas for discussion in a seminar/staff meeting/CPD event
*A new chapter enabling teachers to support children to bring their own cultures and ethnicities into their writing
The second edition provides strong argument for modelling exciting writing in the primary teaching environment.