Style and Substance is designed to teach students literary analysis and essay writing. It uses an in-depth, step-by-step approach to learning these skills.
Claudia Rock, Suneeti Phadke
Style and Substance provides multiple short stories to choose from, including contemporary texts from Canadian authors, as well as writing section with explanations, exercises and annotated examples. The grammar section covers, among other things, MLA rules for citation, paraphrasing and summarizing, and offers additional practice in revising and editing.
Claudia Rock has extensive experience at the high school level teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), from elementary to advanced. She has authored, or co-authored, a textbook as well as ESL workbooks, web materials and listening materials. She works presently as a consultant, evaluator and translator.