Metaphors show students how to make connections between the concrete and the abstract, prior knowledge and unfamiliar concepts, and language and image. But teachers must learn how to use metaphors and analogies strategically and for specific purposes, helping students discover and deconstruct effective comparisons. Metaphors a Analogies is filled with provocative illustrations of metaphors in action and practical tips.all the ingredients in a agooda piece of writing, just like cake . . . ifyou miss something ita#39;s just not the same. ... aAmy Bailey When teaching writing with middle school students, especially essay writing, I want students to really develop their ideaanbsp;...
|Title||:||Metaphors & Analogies|
|Publisher||:||Stenhouse Publishers - 2009|