Rockets, Radar, & Robotics (2nd Edition)
Designed to teach structure and style in writing as based on Institute for Excellence in Writing's Structure and Style course, these Tecnology based-lessons will encourage plenty of quality adjectives and verb usage. Examples cover a broad range of technological topics, from robots to fuel rockets to lasers. However, this book is not intended for use as a curriculum replacement, but rather as a tool for broadening subject knowledge while teaching writing skills. Each unit follows the IEW S&S unit outline structure of key word outlines, narrative stories, summarizing, etc. Thirty-one lessons teach students about Keyword Outlines, summarizing multiple references, transitional sentence openers, and other strengthening exercises for polished writing. The appendix includes a variety of student samples along with additional practice. This course assumes the teacher is familiar with Teaching Writing: Structure and Style, which is necessary to teach this program well. 190 pages, spiralbound so...