A Key to Science: A Simple Writing Technique Helps Students Communicate Understanding of Important Science Concepts

by: Jo Ann Yockey

One way to help students develop their writing skills is through the “key-word process.” In this method, students select key words about a topic and then use those words to build their own sentences and paragraphs. The key-word process can be expanded from paragraphs to create outlines, stories, essays, and research papers. The key-word process helps children learn not only how to write but also what they are writing about. This model produces extraordinary results when applied to the science classroom.


Type Book ChapterPub Date 10/31/2011Stock # PB311X_35

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