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Unformatted text preview: so straight forward. Advertising is an example of this because they want to make sure their point is clear and not up for interpretation, and with the mass amounts of advertising flooding our consumer culture it is most of what we see. Holt says the only way kids can learn to write is by writing. This works if the kids want to write and are in a good environment to express their own thoughts in the writing so they begin to personalize it. I think if children see writing as a way to express themselves and develop the skills and desire to share their ideas and takes on things then they will develop a lifelong love of writing. This should also work the same with reading as they should develop and interest in reading others ideas and form their own opinions and thoughts about them....
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- Spring '08