Writing Assessment and Instruction for Students with Learning Disabilities

Writing Assessment and Instruction for Students with Learning Disabilities

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A hands-on guide for anyone who teaches writing to students with learning disabilities This valuable resource helps teachers who want to sharpen their skills in analyzing and teaching writing to students with learning disabilities. The classroom-tested, research-proven strategies offered in this book work with all struggling students who have difficulties with writing-even those who have not been classified as learning disabled. The book offers a review of basic skills-spelling, punctuation, and capitalization-and includes instructional strategies to help children who struggle with these basics. The authors provide numerous approaches for enhancing student performance in written expression. They explore the most common reasons students are reluctant to write and offer helpful suggestions for motivating them. Includes a much-needed guide for teaching and assessing writing skills with children with learning disabilities Contains strategies for working with all students that struggle with writing Offers classroom-tested strategies, helpful information, 100+ writing samples with guidelines for analysis, and handy progress-monitoring charts Includes ideas for motivating reluctant writers Mather is an expert in the field of learning disabilities and is the best-selling author of Essentials of Woodcock-Johnson III Tests of Achievement AssessmentProvide Helen with the opportunity to work with the teacher or a peer with more advanced writing skill when editing her work. 5. Teach Helen a ... When revising her papers, underline a few words and help Helen replace them with synonyms that are more complex and descriptive. Remind Helen to add ... Provide practice using the various forms of words within sentences. ... Have Helen shade in each point of the star after she has included the information in her story or essay. 2. Reviewanbsp;...

Title:Writing Assessment and Instruction for Students with Learning Disabilities
Author: Nancy Mather, Barbara J. Wendling, Rhia Roberts
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2009-10-12

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