Description : Incorporate writing instruction in your classroom as an essential element of literacy development while implementing best practices. Simplify the planning of writing instruction and become familiar with the Common Core State Standards of Writing.
Description : Incorporate writing instruction as an essential element of literacy development. Implement best practices and simplify the planning of writing instruction. This series utilizes the six traits of writing, and provide resources to support the successful writing in the classroom. Discover how to establish a daily writing workshop that includes consistent, structured instruction to engage students in the writing process.
Description : Packed with useful tools, this practitioner guide and course text helps educators assess and teach essential literacy skills and strategies at all grade levels (PreK–12). All six literacy modalities are addressed--listening, speaking, reading, writing, viewing, and visually representing. Chapters on specific literacy processes integrate foundational knowledge, assessments, and strategies for students who need support in literacy, including English language learners. Presented are dozens of authentic assessments along with differentiation ideas. In a large-size format for easy photocopying, the book features 73 reproducible assessment forms and resources. Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials.