Teacher Resources

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6 Trait Writing Training-Kristina Smekens, Spring 09 - Getting Started

3rd grade training Spring 2009-grocery list, B-M-E, Mini-Lesson: Show Don't Tell , Fluency chart, transitions

4th grade training Spring 2009-Mini-Lesson: Making Rubrics, genres, Mini-Lesson: Hearing Punctuation

5th grade training Spring 2009-grocery list, 5 paragraph essay, Mini-Lesson: Peer Editing, revision strategies

 

6 Trait Writing Training-Kristina Smekens, August, 09 - Developing a Year-long Writing Plan

Session notes and audio

• Session Video: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5

• What To Do When You're Done

***NEW*** Lots of pdf files complete with worksheets and examples for Launching the Writers' Workshop for grades 3-12.
These files are from a 2 day summer training by Kristina Smekens.

6 Trait Writing Training-Kristina Smekens, January, 11
Getting Ready for ISTEP Writing & Reading

This is a QuickTime movie that outlines what to do to prepare students for the ISTEP test- writing and reading sections. The handout for this can be found in the Burris folder below.

 

 

 

 

Handouts

Standards

Burris

Hatfield