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Title:
201 ready-to-use word games for the English classroom
Author:
Umstatter, Jack.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
xviii, 310 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780130445360
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Stimulating, reproducible word games make it fun for students in grades 7-12 to learn and review word origins, vocabulary, spelling, literary devices, authors and their works, and other language skills.


Author Notes

Jack Umstatter , a master English teacher with over 25 years′ experience, is a multiple winner of the Teacher of the year award. He currently teaches in Cold Spring Harbor, New York and Oakdale, New York. He is the author of numerous teacher resources such as Brain Games and Hooked on English! Both published by the Center for Applied research in Education. Mr. Umstatter lives in Islip, NY.


Table of Contents

About This Resource
Section I The Roots and Limbs of Our Language
Section II The Tools of Communication
Section III The World Around You
Section IV The Land of Literature
Section V Making Language Work for You
Section VI Taking the Tests by the Horns
Section VII Just Plain Fun
Answer Keys