Grassroots with Readings: The Writer's Workbook

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Author : Susan Fawcett


512 Pages  Paperback 

10th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2008, 2006, 2002

©2012 , Published


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Using her unique M-A-P approach (Model-Analysis-Practice), Susan Fawcett’s books have guided hundreds of thousands of students through the writing process, from foundations of grammar, mechanics, and spelling, through writing clear sentences and well-organized paragraphs. Her inductive approach; ple... more


Susan Fawcett’s books utilize a MAP (model-analysis-practice) strategy for student learning: students first read an example of the concept being taught (model), the concept is analyzed through bulleted questions (analysis), and then students have a hands-on opportunity to practice with a variety of ... more

New to this Edition

New Chapter 6, “Proofreading to Correct Your Personal Error Patterns,” emphasizes the importance of proofreading and teaches students six specific proofreading strategies; the chapter also enables students to identify and prepare a chart of their own “Personal Error Patterns” and learn to more effec... more