Many of these politicians have succeeded at passing legislation to do so, but the latest of these, the Common Core standards initiative, is facing a very important query right now: does it work in America? Although Common Core is very well intentioned and in selective ways could be considered a success, there are many failures to consider as well. When dealing with such education, a vital issue, these failures must. I truly feel the devolvement of writing skills within myself, even in the fifteen minute writing journals opens creative in my mind.
Common Core Standards: Teaching Argument Writing – Dr. Catlin Tucker
This is my fourth in a series of posts about my online course, Common Core: Implementing the Writing Standards. In my first post , I gave an overview of the writing standards. In my second post , I showed how the gradual release process can be used with writing. In my third and most recent post , I explain why it is so important that basic writing skills be explicitly taught, no matter the age or grade level. Argument writing has a special place in the Common Core standards; it is listed as the first standard, before informational and narrative writing. So what is the difference between persuasive writing and argument writing?
English Language Arts Standards » Writing » Grade 8
Change can be challenging, even scary. My daughter had a tough time getting back into the swing of things after winter break. We would be getting ready for the day and all of a sudden I would see tears well up in her little eyes as she said, "I just want to stay home, Mommy. I wanted to stay home too, where it's comfortable and safe. We talked, and I realized that she was looking so far ahead she was overwhelmed at the thought of what she needed to do next.
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