A Plan for Teaching Writing: Grades K-12, Audio Workshop will give you an overall plan for producing good writers at home. This workshop explains how to guide your student through a simple progression (copying, dictation, narration, summarizing, outlining, short critical essays, long critical essays, research paper) that will develop both writing and thinking skills in a systematic, stepwise manner. Particular focus on the elementary years and remedial work; includes suggestions on how to use these writing and thinking skills in every area of the curriculum.
Recommended for those teaching all K-6 students, as well as for those teaching older students who are reluctant writers
This Audio Workshop has accompanying slides: Writing Overview Expanded
Copyright 2010 by the author. Please do not reproduce. Some of this material is adapted from The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home.