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Nuts & Bolts: A Practical Guide to Teaching College Composition

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In "Nuts & Bolts," editor Thomas Newkirk details the evolution of the University of New Hampshire's writing program, drawing heavily from the oral culture -- or "lore" -- of the program. Then seven experienced practitioners contribute chapters dealing with the issues that beginning writing teachers often struggle with:
How can I sequence a writing course? How can in-cla
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Paperback, 205 pages
Published April 5th 1993 by Heinemann Educational Books (first published 1993)
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Alissa Wilkinson
Oct 07, 2009 rated it liked it
Shelves: on-writing
Quite a useful book, actually - mostly for the newbie, but I would imagine that the seasoned teacher might find something here. There are lots of actual practical suggestions for teaching revision, grammar, topics, and a lot more. I plan to return to it over and over again.
Katie
Mar 07, 2010 added it
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Full of good ideas for teaching comp if you're willing to put in lots of one-on-one time with students...
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