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The Complete Writer: Writing with Skill - Student Workbook, Level 1

The Complete Writer: Writing with Skill - Student Workbook, Level 1

Susan Wise Bauer

ISBN: 978-1-933-33953-5

*Norton agency titles

550 pages

Select type: Paperback

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Description

This groundbreaking new writing series combines time-tested classical techniques—the imitation and analysis of great writers—with original composition exercises in history, science, biography, and literature.

Skills Taught:

  • One- and two-level outlining
  • Writing chronological narratives, biographical sketches, descriptions, and sequences across the curriculum
  • Constructing basic literary essays on fiction and poetry
  • Researching and documenting source material
  • First volume of four that will prepare students for high-level rhetoric and composition

Features of the program:

  • Writing assignments are modeled on examples from great literature and classic nonfiction
  • All source material for assignments is provided—no other books are needed
  • This Student Workbook encourages independence by directing all assignments to the student
  • Instructor Text (sold separately) provides scripted dialogue to use when the student has difficulty, plus detailed guidance on how to evaluate the student's work
  • First volume of four that will prepare students for high-level rhetoric and composition