This a GREAT book! Includes many extras like commonly misspelled words, parts of speech, choosing the right word, classroom skills, speech skills and many more. A wonderful tool, perfect for homeschooling, too.
This is a colorful, interesting handbook that covers all aspects of writing. Chapters include Understanding the Writing Process, Using the Writing Process, Basic Elements of Writing, The Art of Writing, Personal Writing, Subject Writing, Creative Writing, Persuasive Writing, and Academic Writing.
Our boys used this book during high school in our homeschool. It provides excellent guidelines and samples for completing numerous writing projects, and is an excellent writing resource for independent students.