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Writing
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What is Writing?

 If reading is making meaning from text, then writing can be described as making meaning with text. 
 
writing5.jpgBecause its many processes are intertwined with and reciprocal to reading, it should be taught concurrently. 

 As reading involves word recognition, comprehension, fluency, and motivation, writing involves word knowledge, grammar and syntax knowledge, cognition, and motivation, as well as skill with the chosen tools.
 

 
Here's a link with valuable information: Writing- Principles and Practice.pdfWriting- Principles and Practice.pdf


Another link with information on how to support the struggling writer: 
 
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