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Writing Your Way

Peter Stillman

Pub Date: 3/20/1995
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 9th - 12th

As a student, Peter Stillman felt discouraged and alienated from the act of writing. As a teacher, he discovered his own students experiencing the same feelings. Frustrated by the lack of a text that would help students write about their world in a way that encouraged and rewarded them, he wrote Writing Your Way. Stillman believes... more

Planting by the Moon

Peter Stillman

Pub Date: 2/20/1995
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: College - College

. . . observations on the beauties of nature as acute and eloquent as those of Thoreau. —Publishers WeeklyPlanting by the Moon provides a rollicking yet poignant portrait of rural hardscrabble America. Stillman's perspective on life in a backwater hamlet, as caught in essays and occasional poems, is refreshingly different from... more

Reclaiming the Classroom

Dixie Goswami , Peter Stillman

Pub Date: 11/20/1986
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 9th - 12th

This rich collection of readings is in effect an assertion that all English teachers can and should be engaged in classroom research.... more

Introduction to Myth

Peter Stillman

Pub Date: 1/1/1985 1
Product Type: Paperback
Grade: 9th - College

This not a collection of myths but a study of mythology itself, and a literature anthology as well. It offers a thoughtful explication of the archetypal quest tale, in ways that will make students aware of its universal value in embodying human responses to the universe. Called the "monomyth," the hero tale subsumes within... more