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When Santa Was a Baby Writing Activity [12 Days of Literacy: Day 2]

December Writing ‘Tis the season for craziness in your classroom! December can definitely create some classroom chaos.  But there is also nothing quite like the excitement that fills the air in a classroom of children excited for the holidays.  While they may have a TON of extra energy, as teachers we also know the other side of what the upcoming winter break may bring.  Some of your students may not have that magical Christmas morning experience. Their biggest concern, whether…

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Writing

How to Differentiate in Writing Workshop

Welcome to the final week of the Summer Writing Series.   But don’t fret, we’ll have plenty of writing topics to cover all year long.  We have only touched on the…

Writing

How to Plan Your Writing Workshop

Planning your Writing Workshop is no easy feat.  With a limited amount of time and a wide range of moving parts, having a great game plan is essential to teach…