The first part of this resource book shows students how to think on paper, write a rough draft, and becomer their own editor. It also gives teaching tips on how to grade papers, offer critiques, and help revise papers.
Then another round of common writing mistakes that were not included in the first volume are covered by topic, with right and wrong examples given. One exercise sheet is included to help ensure that the student undertands the concept.
Answers are included in the back of the books. Sample topics: clarity, avoiding cliches, coherence, diction, mixed metaphor, plagiarism, paragraphing, redundancy, verb tense, thesis statement, vague wording, and transitins.
Solving MORE Common Writing Problems
Publisher: Walch Publishing
Page Count: 97
Author: Sharon Hamilton
Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12
Topic: Writing, Language Arts