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School Talk, Vol. 14, No. 2, January 2009

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Issue Theme: Nurturing Our Very Youngest Writers

  • School Talk

    Katie Wood Ray

    Abstract: Lead author Katie Wood Ray discusses the value of young children making books as a way to learn about the work of a writer. Penny Cecil, Cheryl Fuertges, and Mark Glover discuss the kind of classroom environment that children need as they're learning to write; and Mary Alice Berry and Leslie Herald emphasize the importance of letting young children make choices about their writing.

    Keywords: Elementary

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