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Four Square: Writing Method

  1. Four Square Writing, Grades 1-3
    Four Square Writing, Grades 1-3
    Teaching & Learning Company / 1999 / Trade Paperback
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Students often aren't prepared for the level of organization and structure required by high school and college-level writing; guide them towards understanding the prewriting and editing processes that will soon be required of them. Using a simple 4-square graphic organizer model of Understanding Relationships; Brainstorming; Adding Details; and Connecting Words, worksheets help students practice what's required at each step. Written to teachers, examples, hints, and worksheet instructions are provided. 112 reproducible pages, softcover. Grades 1-3.

  1. Four Square Writing, Grades 4-6
    Four Square Writing, Grades 4-6
    Teaching & Learning Company / 1999 / Trade Paperback
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Finally a method of teaching your students the writing skills they need. Step-by-step, concrete instruction in writing that will fit any reading and language arts program. First, it contains everything you need to implement an effective and unique writing program in your classroom. Also, students will find the 4Square graphic organizer helps them conceptualize, understand and structure their work. Next, the 4Square method can be adapted not only for expository, narrative, descriptive, and persuasive styles of writing but can also be used in the sciences, arts and math. Contents: How to Use this Book Section 1: Getting Organized Learning the Four Square Section 2: Other Forms of Composition Section 3: Samples of Four Squares and Essays Expository, Narrative, Persuasive, and Descriptive Styles Section 4: Four Square and Beyond Across the Curriculum Section 5: Practice Prompts Expository, Descriptive, Persuasive and Narrative Styles

  1. Four Square Writing, Grade 7-9
    Four Square Writing, Grade 7-9
    Teaching & Learning Company / 1999 / Trade Paperback
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Finally a method of teaching your students the writing skills they need. Step-by-step, concrete instruction in writing that will fit any reading and language arts program. First, it contains everything you need to implement an effective and unique writing program in your classroom. Next, the 4-square method can be adapted not only for expository, narrative, descriptive and persuasive styles of writing but can also be used in the sciences, arts and math. Also, students will find the 4-square graphic organizer helps them conceptualize, understand and structure their work. In conclusion, you will love using this book.

Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach

  1. Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach, Grades 1-3
    Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach, Grades 1-3
    Judith S. Gould, Mary F. Burke
    Teaching & Learning Company / 2005 / Trade Paperback
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This book provides a personal coach for students to help them write. Included are 13 themed units designed to meet the interests and abilities of writers in grades 1-3. Each unit brings the prewriting through art, word association, questions, poetry, planning and composition of prose.

The exercises will help students learn to be less fearful of writing assignments and actually make them fun! The topics are personal ones young writers will enjoy: themselves, their families and friends, their favorite places to go and things to do, etc. Softcover, 112 pages. Grades 1-3.

  1. Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach for Grades 4-6
    Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach for Grades 4-6
    Judith S. Gould, Mary F. Burke
    Teaching & Learning Company / 2005 / Trade Paperback
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The purpose of this book is to provide a personal coach to help your students write. The 13 themed units are designed to meet the interest and abilities of writers in grades 4-6, teaching writing through a process which includes art, word association, questions, poetry, planning and composition of prose.

The easy-to-do exercises will help students overcome their fears of writing assignments. They'll even learn to enjoy them! Personal topics such as: myself, friends, what I can do and what's cool allow students to relax and enjoy the writing process and become more proficient. Softcover, 112 pages.

  1. Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach, Grades 7-9
    Four Square: The Personal Writing Coach, Grades 7-9
    Judith S. Gould, Mary F. Burke
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This book in the popular Four Square series provides a personal coach for students to help them write. Included are 13 themed units designed to meet the interests and abilities of writers in grades 7-9. Each unit brings the prewriting through art, word association, questions, poetry, planning and composition of prose. The exercises will help students learn to be less fearful of writing assignments and actually make them fun! The topics are personal ones young writers will enjoy: themselves, their families and friends, their favorite places to go and things to do, etc.

Four Square: Writing in the Content Areas

  1. Four Square Writing in the Content Areas, Grades 1-4
    Four Square Writing in the Content Areas, Grades 1-4
    Judith S. Gould, Evan Jay Gould
    Teaching & Learning Company / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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When your students say they have nothing to write about, what they really need is the skill of organizing and clarifying their thoughts around a topic and developing their content into sentences and then paragraphs. All the help you and your students need about writing and learning across the curriculum can be found in this book.

  • -everyday writing activities
  • -special writing projects
  • -poetry templates
  • -Four Square Writing Method

    1. Four Square Writing in the Content Areas, Grades 5-9
      Four Square Writing in the Content Areas, Grades 5-9
      Judith S. Gould, Evan Jay Gould
      Teaching & Learning Company / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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    When students complain about having nothing to write about, what they really need is the ability to organize and clarify their thoughts around a topic and develop that content into sentences and paragraphs. All the help your students need about writing and learning across the curriculum is in this book.

  • -everyday writing activities
  • -special writing projects
  • -poetry templates
  • -Four Square Writing Method

  • More Four Square Resources

    1. My Four Square Writing, Grades 1-3 (Pack of 30)
      My Four Square Writing, Grades 1-3 (Pack of 30)
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    A fun take-home activity, portfolio addition, or class-room display, this collection of poster-papers provides opportunities for creative student work. Four Square Writing posters feature various graphic organizer prompts where students will collect ideas from and help them use those ideas to create prose. Activities include drawing pictures to create a story, picking a topic, writing essays, and more. Grades 1-3. 30 copies. Opens to 17" x 22" unfolded.

    1. Four Square Writing Method Charts
      Four Square Writing Method Charts
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    Brighten up your classroom and your students minds with this set of eight posters on writing. Posters cover the Writing Process from focusing to publishing, Proofreading, Time Connectors (first, next, meanwhile, etc.), Elaborating with Three Levels of Support (explanation, supporting detail, elaboration), Buddy Conferences (anaylzing/critiquing), Helping Verbs, Connecting Words, and Eleven Different Ways to Start A Sentence. Recommended for grades 1-9.