Revisiting the Writing Workshop: Management, Assessment, and Mini-Lessons

Revisiting the Writing Workshop: Management, Assessment, and Mini-Lessons

by Marybeth Alley, Barbara Orehovec
     
 
Experts agree that writing workshop is a powerful way to teach students to write. But managing it and creating mini-lessons that work are a challenge. In this comprehensive resource, two mentor teachers share their classroom-tested procedures and successful mini-lessons on writing craft, genre, and revision. They show you how to encourage meaningful dialogue, meet the

Overview

Experts agree that writing workshop is a powerful way to teach students to write. But managing it and creating mini-lessons that work are a challenge. In this comprehensive resource, two mentor teachers share their classroom-tested procedures and successful mini-lessons on writing craft, genre, and revision. They show you how to encourage meaningful dialogue, meet the needs of diverse learners, and immerse students in authentic writing. Includes rubrics, checklists, and assessment ideas. For use with Grades 1–5.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439926430
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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