Sentence Resources for Writers

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Pearson/Longman, 2005 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 848 pages
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From the author of the highly successful paragraph to essay level text, Resources for Writers, comes the companion text for the sentence to paragraph level course, Sentence Resources for Writers, a textbook designed to f ully meet the needs of the developing college writer and the developmental writing educator.

All the resources students need to succeed in this course, and all the resources instructors need to successfully teach this course (without supplementing) are available exclusively in this one book. The integration of comprehensive skill instruction, a wealth of exercises, and a lab manual make Sentence Resources for Writers the most complete resource for developmental writing at the sentence to paragraph level.

Sentence Resources for Writers

gives clear and accessible writing instruction using appealing examples from cultural literacy. Each chapter uses a cultural literacy topic drawing from light-hearted topics to serious ones. The four Cs approach to skills is used consistently to reinforce corresponding skills and lead students through the process of writing effective sentences. Plentiful exercises gives students effective reinforcement. Examples are drawn from a wide variety of sources-novels, newspapers, magazines-and provide high student interest. Chapters are modular giving instructors maximum flexibility. An appealing four-color design showcases the photos included and adds visual interest to each page. The text's Lab Manual consists of workbook activities for each text chapter that are supplemented by additional, correlated activities in the Online Lab Manual.

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Overview of Good Writing
The Four Cs
Overview of Paragraph Writing Skills

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