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The Best-Kept Teaching Secret

How Written Conversations Engage Kids, Activate Learning, Grow Fluent Writers . . . K-12

The Best-Kept Teaching Secret by Harvey Smokey A. Daniels
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Your fast-track to student engagement

Everywhere Smokey Daniels speaks, there’s one teaching strategy that teachers embrace above all others. That single method for transforming students from passive spectators into active learners . . . for evoking curiosity, inspiring critical thinking, and building powerful writers along the way. Now, that best-kept teaching secret is revealed: Written Conversations. Smokey and coauthor Elaine Daniels describe how to leverage these “silent writing-to-learn discussions” structure by  structure 

  • Mini-memos
  • Dialogue journals
  • Write-arounds
  • Digital discussions

. . . with detailed descriptions, lessons, and annotated student samples—making this the most practical teaching book in recent memory.

SAGE Publications; September 2013
248 pages; ISBN 9781483332871
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Title: The Best-Kept Teaching Secret
Author: Harvey "Smokey" A. Daniels; Elaine Daniels