Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long
Strategies to teach writing during the COVID era.
Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long Workshop
After you’ve devised a plan to launch your writer’s workshop during the first weeks of school, the next step is to plan for the rest of the year. This 5-hour on-demand workshop will guide you through the execution of a yearlong writing curriculum. This includes determining mini-lesson instruction, identifying frequent assignments, and communicating assessment feedback all within the three major types of writing— opinion/persuasive/argumentative, informative/expository, and narrative.
This on-demand workshop was recorded in summer 2020 and includes ways to apply workshop strategies to COVID-19 remote-learning.
Welcome & overview – 15 minutes
Session 1 – 45 minutes
Session 2 – 45 minutes
Session 3 – 45 minutes
Mid-day recap – 15 minutes
Session 4 – 45 minutes
Session 5 – 45 minutes
Session 6 – 45 minutes
Wrap-up – 15 minutes
What other educators say
“I learned so much in one day that I didn’t learn in ALL my years of college! The content presented today showed me how to effectively introduce and/or spiral skills for writing to plan out writing for the school year.”
Paul I. Miller School 114, Indianapolis, IN
“This will be my first year teaching 7th grade writing. Despite 22 years of experience, moving from 4th to 7th grades is intimidating. The information from this workshop gives me everything I need to develop a class that sets my students up for success.”
Grade 7 Teacher,
Northwest Middle School, McDermott, OH
“Kristina is a master teacher and dynamic presenter. She’s organized and effective at sharing useful writing instruction tips & resources!”
Middle School Language Arts Teacher,
Latin School of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Meet your guide
Books & online resources are free!
When you register for this on-demand workshop, you’ll receive a free digital copy* of Launching the Writer’s Workshop: Grades K-2 or Grades 3-12 to all registrants within the United States. This popular resource is loaded with lesson plans, anchor papers, and classroom photos and includes online access to downloadable forms and handouts.
*Teachers who access both the Launch and Teaching Writing All Year Long will receive one copy of the book.
Lifetime access to workshop “Secret Site”
Top questions about Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long workshop
Can I earn Professional Growth Credits?
Can I earn Graduate-Level Units?
How long do I have access to the workshop videos?
When you register for this on-demand workshop, you’ll have access to the workshop videos for 30 days! In addition, you’ll receive lifetime access to the corresponding “Secret Site” with resources that will help you apply what you learn.
What is the cancellation policy?
If you have a change in plans and need to cancel your registration, please submit your request to email@example.com. Cancelations and a full refund may occur at any time prior to the workshop. Upon request, substitutions may also occur when the change is made in advance of the workshop.