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please I want to know an effective way of teaching writing for non- native English speakers.

Jan 20, 2015 12:06pm

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    • Jan 22, 2015 3:20pm

      I would begin with a lot of shared writing you do together as a group. This allows you to be explicit in your instruction while also scaffolding support as needed. A nice thing to do after shared writing is to have the students all write about a shared experience (the art class from yesterday) independently using small dry erase boards. Starting with a question like, "who was there?" Having them write a word or two, then moving on to where/what happened, etc.