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Write the Right Way!

  1. Write the Right Way! The Right Standards, The Right Stages (preschool through high school), The Right Steps (with 2 DVDs)
    Write the Right Way! The Right Standards, The Right Stages (preschool through high school), The Right Steps (with 2 DVDs)
    Carole Thaxton M.S.
    Konos Connection / 2007 / Other
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Teaching writing is an integral part of education, and a skill that can open doorways to college, careers, and many other opportunities in life. Carole Thaxton, author of Learn to Write the Novel Way here explores the "big picture" of when and how to teach writing. Topics include The Right Standards, The Right Stages (preschool-high school), The Right Steps, and How to Write an Essay, as well as answering questions such as "When should I introduce workbooks?", "When should a child be able to write a paragraph?" and more. A three-ring-binder includes 2 DVDs of 100 and 90 minutes each, as well as a workshop outline, supplementary materials, and "how to write an essay" form. 17 pages, binder format.

Write Your Roots

  1. Write Your Roots Student and Teacher Guide
    Write Your Roots Student and Teacher Guide
    Carole Thaxton M.S.
    Konos Connection / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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Motivate your language arts students with this unique yearlong curriculum! They'll learn and practice grammar, punctuation, spelling, and vocabulary while researching, writing, and publishing a family biography. Teacher's guide includes instructions, resources, lesson plan overviews, step objectives, and answer key. Grades 5 to 12. 226-page student text and 70-page teacher's guide, softcovers from Konos Connection.

  1. Write Your Roots Student Worktext Grades 5-12
    Write Your Roots Student Worktext Grades 5-12
    Carole Thaxton M.S.
    Konos Connection / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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A one-year project for grades 5-12 that is easy because it is a series of short stories. The stories are based on real facts, so less imagination is necessary. The worktext is divided into 30 steps, which is designed for one step per week, which fulfills requirements for a full year of English composition. Each text has three sections: learn, practice/prepare and apply.

If your child can write a short story, he is ready for Write Your Roots. During the year the basic student will write 12 stories that will be revised and tweaked several times for excellent writing. Paperback, 226 pages.

  1. Write Your Roots Teacher's Guide and Answer Keys
    Write Your Roots Teacher's Guide and Answer Keys
    Carole Thaxton M.S.
    Konos Connection / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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This teacher's guide accompanies the Write Your Roots, Student Worktext. Line-listed answers are included, as well as teacher notes for activities, lesson hints and objectives, as well as an overview. 70 pages, paperback.

Learn to Write the Novel Way

  1. Learn to Write the Novel Way
    Learn to Write the Novel Way
    Carole Thaxton M.S.
    Konos Connection / 1998 / Trade Paperback
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Writing exercises so often rely on standard writing prompts and rote exercises with an oppressive emphasis on grammar; in such an environment, no wonder the creative urge to write is stifled! Learning to Write the Novel Way utilizes a holistic approach to writing that actually motivates the student's creative impulses. Designed for students in grades 5-12, the course incorporates writing a complete novel, a full year's worth of English Comp with weekly lesson plans, grammar skills learned within the context of authoring a book, teamwork, and the joy of a finished novel. 218 pages, three-hole-punched, softcover.

  1. Learn To Write The Novel Way Teacher's Guide With Answer Key
    Learn To Write The Novel Way Teacher's Guide With Answer Key
    Carole Thaxton M.S.
    Konos Connection / 1998 / Trade Paperback
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    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
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    CBD Stock No: WW41907

This is the Teacher's Guide to Learn to Write the Novel Way. The Teacher's Guide contains:

  • Course Objectives
  • The 13 Steps
  • Yearly Plan
  • Weekly Plan
  • Additional Resources
  • Information for each step: Objective, Overview, Hints, Group Activities, Planning (space for your own ideas). Answers to Practice, Apply, and Check-ups (pre-tests)