What is this strategy about?
Gradually increase the period of time pupils write for to develop productive writing and the ability to write for longer periods of time.
What is writing stamina?
Writing stamina is the ability to write independently for extended periods of time without quitting.
Why is it important for students to develop writing stamina?
During exams, students are required to write as much as they can under timed-circumstances. Developing writing stamina will reduce the likelihood of sore hands to allow students to write for longer periods of time.
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Choose this strategy if you want to...
- Increase the amount of time pupils can write for
- Increase the quality of writing students are producing
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