This workshop is designed to help teachers organize their writing program. Participants will walk away with a comprehensive sample of a Writer's Notebook and how to use it for instruction, an instruction to the 6+1 Traits of Writing, mini-lesson ideas, and ways to set-up and manage Writer's Workshop.
- Writer's Notebook: Students learn how to use the two-sided notebook for drafting and note-taking. Students incorporate a 'doing' and 'teaching' side as a way to keep track of writing and instruction
- 6 Traits of Writing: Ideas and content, organization, voice, work choice, sentence fluency, conventions and lessons to support each in all text types
- Writer's Workshop: How to set up a writer's workshop for success--launching the workshop, mini-lessons, drafting, responding, revising, editing and publishing.
- Mini-lessons that support student growth and learning
For more information about this workshop please visit: http://writing.ucdavis.edu/programs-services/area-3-writing-project.