Integrate Mentor Text within Writing Instruction

Integrate Mentor Text within Writing Instruction

Integrate Mentor Text within Writing Instruction Sept 19, 2017 | [Writing] Mentor text is a common facet of writing instruction. It’s the portion of a mini-lesson where the teacher guides students through the reading of strong examples. In order to integrate...
Reveal Good Writing Before Students Write

Reveal Good Writing Before Students Write

No matter what grade-level you teach, no matter what the subject matter is, no matter what genre you are teaching–you want to show students an example of a “good one” before they write. Besides just modeling a teacher example, reveal an actual...
Collect Anchor Papers from These Websites

Collect Anchor Papers from These Websites

The Traits/Scoring Examples Teachers can find numerous writing samples from all grades. Each sample includes scores for each trait and rationale outlining the strengths and weaknesses of the piece. Eduplace After selecting your grade-level range (K-5 or 6-8), then...