This updated teacher's guide to accompany the literature anthology Growing Up Local comprises prompts for discussion and writing for each selection as well as material for teachers from the Golden Triangle program. These include guidance on literature as entertainment, responding to student writing, helping students' develop strong writing skills, and using journal freewriting in your classroom
About Growing Up Local
The stories, poems, and essays in Growing Up Local celebrate the unique experience of growing up in Hawai‘i from viewpoints as diverse as turn-of-the-century kama‘aina and present-day Hale‘iwa Elementary first-graders. This anthology includes work by established writers, new work by emerging writers, and student work.The teacher's guide provides prompts for writing and discussion for each selection as well as guidelines for helping students develop fluency and proficiency in their writing.
|Grade Level(s)||9, 10, 11, 12, 13+|