5 Ways to Differentiate for Stronger Writers

5 Ways to Differentiate for Stronger Writers

  We’ve all been there before.  Most of your class doesn’t seem to have a clue what you’re teaching, but then you’ve got 2-3 students that are sailing along.  They’re moving and shaking in Writing Workshop. They take what you teach and somehow make it look even...
Quick Tip to Teach Paraphrasing in Writing

Quick Tip to Teach Paraphrasing in Writing

Around this time of year, you may be in test prep mode and your students are getting antsy.  Plus it’s later in the year, so you need some engaging lessons to keep your kids writing.  We all know how important it is to keep your writing lessons engaging throughout the...

Time-Saving Tips for Writing Conferences

Reaching every student and meeting every need is the real struggle when it comes to teaching writing. Writing Conferences and Small Groups are where the magic happens in the Writing Workshop. This video offers some time-saving tips & resources to help you make the...