In the middle: writing, reading, and learning with adolescents

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Boynton/Cook, Jan 1, 1987 - Education - 295 pages
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User Review  - mrsarey - LibraryThing

This is a great book to explore teaching reading and writing. Nancie has great ideas and the book is easy to read. It is more for secondary classrooms. Read full review

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User Review  - iseroma - LibraryThing

One of the best books about teaching reading and writing. Read full review


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About the author (1987)

Nancie Atwell teaches seventh-and eighth-grade writing, reading, and history at the Center for Teaching and Learning, a K-8 demonstration school she founded in Edgecomb, Maine, in 1990. Nancie was the first classroom teacher to receive the NCTE David H. Russell Award and the MLA Mina P. Shaughnessy Prize for distinguished research in the teaching of English.