Great Writing Makes Great Writers

Now in the fifth edition, Great Writing is a six-level series that helps students develop their academic writing with expanded vocabulary building, sentence development, and National Geographic content to spark ideas.

Great Writing provides clear explanations, academic writing models, and focused practice to help students write great sentences, paragraphs, and essays.

  • A new unit structure offers students the targeted practice and skills they need to become competent writers
  • Updated Building Better Sentences starts with editing and finishes with sentence combining for more refined writing
  • Updated Building Better Vocabulary highlights academic words and gives many opportunities to practice
  • New Words to Know boxes highlight academic and carefully-leveled words that students will frequently use


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