Breaking Boundaries (Paperback)
  • Breaking Boundaries (Paperback)

Breaking Boundaries (Paperback)

Paperback 348 Pages / Published: 15/07/1999
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A brief reader for courses in Developmental Writing at the paragraph/essay level or Freshman Composition.

Respectfully treating developmental students as intelligent, capable students, Breaking Boundaries, a reader for developing writers, provides instruction, readings, and activities that more closely resemble "college-level" work-e.g., longer readings, more varied readings (multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary, multi-genre), specific strategies for becoming stronger readers, direct instruction in the writingprocess, and an array of post-reading writing assignments that are not based solely on personal experiences. Often, there is a significant gap between the work students are asked to do in Basic Writing and what is required of them in Freshman Composition-and, as a result, their successes in developmental writing may still leave them unprepared for baccalaureate-level work. Breaking Boundaries offers an important and significant alternative to typical developmental texts-those that offer only one- to two-paragraph readings and worksheet drills.

Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
ISBN: 9780130813503
Number of pages: 348
Weight: 497 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 17 mm

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