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Handout
Simplifying Writing
Writing Bootcamp Unit
  • Erin Micklo, IMSA Faculty
Document Type
Teacher Resource
Publication Date
11-1-2011
Abstract
This lesson uses William Zinsser’s essay “Simplicity” to teach the importance of simplifying one’s own writing. Students will work to “de-clutter” a sample student paragraph, then will attempt to “simplify” one another’s work.
Citation Information
Erin Micklo. "Simplifying Writing" (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/erin-micklo/4/