Cover image for Childmade : awakening children to creative writing
Title:
Childmade : awakening children to creative writing
Author:
Gregory, Cynde.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Station Hill Press, 1989.
Physical Description:
211 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780882680934

9780882680880
Format :
Book

Available:*

Library
Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Status
Item Holds
Searching...
LB1576 .G77 1989 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
Searching...

On Order

Summary

Summary

Nonfiction. Education. After twenty years of classroom experience with over 10,000 elementary school children, Cynde Gregory offers this comprehensive guide to the joys and skills of developing creative writing in children. CHILDMADE provides the tools to stimulate children's subconscious imaginations and help them channel their visions into poems and stories. At the heart of the book is a unique meditation technique designed to fill young writers with detailed visions out of which writing will easily grow. Enlivened with charming examples of children's writing, the book speaks to parents, teachers, homeschoolers, and writers, featuring practical advice, serious literary discussion, and dozens of writing projects.


Summary

Nonfiction. Education. After twenty years of classroom experience with over 10,000 elementary school children, Cynde Gregory offers this comprehensive guide to the joys and skills of developing creative writing in children. CHILDMADE provides the tools to stimulate children's subconscious imaginations and help them channel their visions into poems and stories. At the heart of the book is a unique meditation technique designed to fill young writers with detailed visions out of which writing will easily grow. Enlivened with charming examples of children's writing, the book speaks to parents, teachers, homeschoolers, and writers, featuring practical advice, serious literary discussion, and dozens of writing projects.