Write Down My Alley
Right this way to write this way! In this interactive workshop teachers will encounter practical techniques and tools to support their student's writing. Return to your classroom with ideas to enhance writing in all aspects of the curriculum.
[Writing fiction and nonfiction]
Upper elementary students can achieve independent comprehension skills with the right supports. This interactive workshop will demonstrate the essentials for constructing just such a program. Teachers will return to their classroom with the frame needed for students to build their own comprehension toolkits.
[Strategies for fiction and nonfiction comprehension]
Words Really Matter
This session will unite the learning partners of vocabulary and comprehension to enhance literacy learning in older elementary students. Discover ways to launch the research connected practices to establish and sustain an effective vocabulary program that will make a significant impact on achievement.
Is That a Fact? - Teaching Writing through the use of Nonfiction
Engage all of your students in the desire to write by providing authentic and interesting activators. See how to use nonfiction writing as a learning option for all areas of instruction. This workshop will show you how to get all of your students writing successfully and gladly.
[strategies for fiction and nonfiction comprehension]
The Fact Is - Teaching Comprehension through the use of Nonfiction
The world in the classroom and beyond is predominately comprised of factual reading. Provided the appropriate approach educators can teach students to conquer everything from textbooks to test questions. This workshop will offer practical and purposeful strategies for teaching to reach them all!
Speaking of Spelling
Envision an independent learning program that will provide for the diverse learning styles and levels in your classroom. This session will reveal simple strategies students can take advantage of to master learning to spell any word. The practical and interactive techniques can be easily implemented immediately!