This book gives every student the necessary tools to write with clarity and confidence.
For students in the middle grades and above, Writing With Skill Level 2 provides essential training in organization, composition structure, and research methods.
It builds on the skills taught in Level 1 to take the student to an even higher level of achievement.
• Written directly to the student, this series encourages the student to take the initiative in developing basic writing skills
• Gives straightforward, detailed explanations of how to construct and organize compositions
• Provides careful, clear analysis of models from great writers
• Teaches how to write about topics in history, science, literature and poetry
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~ One-, two-, and three-level outlining.
~ Writing chronological narratives, biographical sketches, descriptions, and sequences across the curriculum
~ Critical literary essays on fiction and poetry
~ Researching and documenting source material
Features of the Program:
~ Writing assignments are modeled on examples from great literature and classic nonfiction
~ Student workbook encourages independence by directing all assignments to the student
~ Instructor Text (sold separately) provides scripted dialogue to use when the student has difficulty, plus detailed guidance on how to evaluate the student's work
~ Second volume of a series that will prepare students for high-level rhetoric and composition
See Susan's updated grade recommendations here.
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