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Berkow, Peter

Overview
Works: 185 works in 341 publications in 1 language and 1,892 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Methods‡vJuvenile works  Interviews  Style manuals  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Producer, Cinematographer , Author of screenplay, Director
Classifications: PN4781, 070.43
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Peter Berkow Publications by Peter Berkow
Most widely held works by Peter Berkow
English composition writing for an audience ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the principles and techniques of writing, with emphasis on how to write for your audience. A wide variety of professionals discuss how they address their particular audiences
Music and movement ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When young children hear music, their natural inclincation is to move their bodies in response to it. Research has shown that this movement, like the music itself, is an integral factor in the brain's and the body's healthy development. Music is an invaluable learning tool by itself, but its impact is vastly enhanced when it is joined with movement. [This program] explains what research has shown us about the importance of combining movement with music in early learning environments and shows experienced teachers using them effectively." -- Container
Media law ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
Music and learning ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the time they are born, human beings are predisposed to learn and enjoy music. Children especially are open to it, and research increasingly has shown that exposure to music, and especially participation in making it, is invaluable in helping children's brains develop the "neural bridges" that make them stronger. This program explains why this is so and how experienced teachers use music to help children grow and learn" -- Container
Covering disasters Journalism ethics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
News writing ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
Dealing with sources Writing vs. reporting ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
What is news? Summary leads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
Beat reporting Broadcast news writing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
News writing language & style News story development ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
Feature writing styles Opinion/column writing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series examines the news writing process through video field trips into the best newsrooms in the country
Music in the classroom singing and songs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Singing And Songs: All teachers can learn to use the most basic musical instrument - the human voice - to accomplish instructional objectives. This program shows teachers successfully using singing in classroom activities for pre-school, kindergarten, and other early-year classes. It also explores why the combination of lyrics and melody work as a teaching modality. 26 Minutes. Copyright 2007 Magna Systems. Catalog Number: MG-2001-07-DVD. ISBN: 1-55740-844-0
Critical thinking ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the principles and techniques of writing, with emphasis on how to write for your audience. A wide variety of professionals discuss how they address their particular audiences. Focuses on critical thinking in writing and organization of thoughts
News writing : student study guide by Peter Berkow ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Argument ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the principles and techniques of writing, with emphasis on how to write for your audience. A wide variety of professionals discuss how they address their particular audiences
Quotes and citations ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Most writing relies on citations, quotes and attributions, as a service to the reader, to lend legitimacy to the document and to avoid plagiarism. Suggests a balanced approach to displaying the words of others: providing the 'direct quote' (exact words); summarizing or paraphrasing; synthesizing concepts; and applying proper citation conventions based on the MLA (Modern Language Association) or APA (American Psychological Association) style guides
Persuasion ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents two principles and techniques of writing with emphasis on how to write for your audience. 17. Students will study the art of persuasion and how it is similar to and different from formal academic argument. Political activists, journalists, and advertising executives discuss techniques for persuading and influencing people to change their actions or views. Featured are author and "culture jammer" Kalle Lasn of Adbusters magazine and Jeff Goodby, originator of the "Got Milk?" ad campaign. 18. Students will explore ways to read critically. They'll learn to read and understand challenging college textbooks, no matter what the subject; to "own" the words in a dense text by challenging some of the authorâ‚‚s ideas and agreeing with others; and to summarize and paraphrase an authorâ‚‚s words, and then restate new ideas synthesized from those words
News writing : faculty telecourse guide by Peter Berkow ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents two principles and techniques of writing with emphasis on how to write for your audience. 21. Librarians and instructors offer advice on research issues, such as how to evaluate the validity of evidence gained from the popular press, peer-reviewed academic journals, or the Internet. Students learn how to use research during each stage of the writing process, and filmmaker Michael Moore and novelist Tom Robbins note the value of research beyond school. 22. Helps students correct their own writing weaknesses, with a special emphasis on sentence structure problems. Students learn to identify and correct misplaced modifiers, comma splices, sentence fragments, nonparallel constructions, and other errors that can make otherwise coherent writing confusing. Author Frank McCourt, Geoffrey Philp (Miami Dade College), and Teresa Redd (Howard University) are among those who offer instruction
What is news? ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines how journalists determine what the public needs and wants to know
 
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Languages
English (60)