This Write Source Student Edition for 9th grade is a hardcover textbook with 782 pages of clear coverage of the writing process and the Six Traits of writing through a consistent, easy to read style that provides explanations, guidelines for cross curricular writing, and annotated models. Write Source also helps students with test taking skills, note taking skills, and making oral presentations. The Proofreading Guide at the back of the book is a helpful resource that covers the rules for language and grammar. Writing guidelines are provided throughout the text to help students complete different forms of writing step by step. Rubrics help keep students students on track during writing exercises and also help them to evaluate their finished pieces of writing. Checklists are provided to help guide revising and editing within the writing units. Writing samples are provided stimulate students to write their own effective essays. Graphic organizers show students how to organize their ideas for writing. Links to the traits help students appreciate the importance of different traits at different points in the writing process. This textbook is also available in softcover. Copyright 2009.
The following units of study are included: Overview of the Writing Process, The Forms of Writing, Tools of Learning, Basic Elements of Grammar and Writing, A Writers Resource, Proofreading Guide. The Forms of Writing section covers the following topics: Narrative Writing, Expository Writing, Persuasive Writing, Response to Literature, Creative Writing, Research Writing, Writing Across the Curriculum.
Format: Hardcover, 800 pages
Recommended Grade Level: 9th grade
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
13-Digit ISBN: 9780669006490
10-Digit ISBN: 0669006491