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Modeling the Writing Assignment on Literature
Eureka Studies in Teaching Short Fiction (2007)
  • Charlie Sweet, Eastern Kentucky University
  • Hal Blythe, Eastern Kentucky University
Abstract
Charlie has been teaching his junior-level American Lit Survey II for 36 years, but last summer after reflecting on the course with Hal, he decided to try a new way of teaching students to write. He set up critical writing communities in his class and then he created one for himself in order to model a particular writing skill.
Keywords
  • teaching literature,
  • teaching approaches,
  • role of model,
  • in writing assignments
Publication Date
Fall 2007
Citation Information
Charlie Sweet and Hal Blythe. "Modeling the Writing Assignment on Literature" Eureka Studies in Teaching Short Fiction Vol. 8 Iss. 1 (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/charlie_sweet/60/