Writing to Make an Impact: Expanding the Vision of Writing in the Secondary Classroom, PPB
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Writing to Make an Impact: Expanding the Vision of Writing in the Secondary Classroom, PPB

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BY SANDRA MURPHY & MARY ANN SMITH

Through ideas and practices straight from the classrooms of outstanding teachers, this lively resource illustrates writing that makes an impact on a reader, a writer, or a cause—writing that everyone wants to read. The book is rich with student work that shows how writing can make things happen in the world. The authors provide ready-to-use lessons that include a full range of writing, including poetry, narrative, petitions, proposals, emails, self-reflections, long-term projects, and critical analyses.

Book Features:

-Incorporates the voices and practices of many talented writing teachers.
-Employs an upbeat style with a clear, easy-to-follow framework.
-Encourages writing that changes minds, tells stories, calls for action, creates awareness or empathy, touches emotions, or promotes new thinking.
-Provides accessible teaching ideas, short exercises, and student models.
-Builds on students’ experiences with social media and their interest in social issues.

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