The Joys of Teaching Boys
Igniting Writing Experiences That Meet the Needs of All StudentsBook - 2008
Combining theory with practice, The Joys of Teaching Boys offers a framework for making writing a valuable experience for boys. At the core of the book are six points teachers should consider in setting up a supportive environment, and numerous techniques teachers can follow to motivate boys to write and discover their voices. This compelling resource builds on boys' natural interest in nonfiction, action-packed narrative, and graphic novels. It also taps the potential of poetry, and presents activities that take into consideration a variety of different learning styles.
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Pembroke Publishers ; Portland, ME : Distributed in the U.S. by Stenhouse Publishers, c2008
Characteristics: 112 p. ; 28 cm