Book study group: Pyrotechnics on the Page

May 26th, 2010

Join our book study group on the Stenhouse Ning Network to share your thoughts about Ralph Fletcher’s latest book, Pyrotechnics on the Page: Playful Craft That Sparks Writing.

The discussion will begin July 12 and will be moderated by Amanda Villagomez, a middle-school language arts teacher. Amanda already posted a schedule for the discussion on the Ning page. Ralph will check in every week to comment on the discussion and answer questions.

To join Ning:

1) Go to the Stenhouse Publishers network on Ning

2) Click Sign Up at the top of the page (or Sign In if you have already joined one of our Ning groups in the past)

3) Once you’ve signed up, click the Pyrotechnics on the Page Group and then click to Join the Group in the top right corner

Order your copy of Pyrotechnics on the Page by June 15 and get free shipping with the code SPARK.

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Karen Haag  |  June 18th, 2010 at 4:39 pm

    Play is my favorite topic! Play around and then all learners gain confidence for delving deeper. Thanks Ralph for your book!

  • 2. Kathy Goddard  |  July 13th, 2010 at 7:12 pm

    Do you have any suggestions to help high school and / or college students play with language when much of their writing is formulaic?

  • 3. stenhouse  |  July 14th, 2010 at 1:39 pm

    Thanks for your comment! If you are looking for a response from Ralph or from fellow teachers, leave your question on the Ning group – I am sure you will get lots of ideas!

  • 4. Angela Maiers - Chalk Tal&hellip  |  May 28th, 2015 at 7:35 am

    […] am sure as the conversation grows, you want to gather of group of readers to hear what they are thinking and wondering about the […]

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