By Denise Leograndis
The focus of week two is on detail in writing, especially sensory detail—to show students how to look closely and notice that writing is crafted to convey the author's meaning. With the end goal of writing with sensory details, this chapter outlines the following four goals:
• Continue building a safe and productive writing community
• Develop the understanding—revision is a regular and ongoing part of the writing process
• Develop the understanding—good writing has purposeful detail
• Generate lots of thinking, talk, and writing
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