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Reading and Writing Workshop includes the following elements:

  • Connection - Connecting the teaching point to a past strategy.
  • Mini-Lesson - Teach a strategy lesson that lasts about 15 minutes.
  • Active Engagement - Students practice the strategy with a partner.
  • Practicing and Conferencing - Students write/read and teacher conferences with individuals or small groups.
  • Mid Workshop Teaching Point - Teach or demonstrate a strategy that the teacher notices students needing or that will enhance what the teacher has observed.
  • Sharing - Share a student's work or experience that occurred during workshop that supports the teaching point.
  • Link - Link the strategy to writing/reading beyond today's lesson.


Blogging & Google Docs


Blogging and Google Docs Sequence Grades 3-5

Blogging Guidelines for Students

Blogging Contract for Parents

Blogging Half Sheet

P = Praise
Q = Question
P = Polish

PQP Example
Blog Commenting Non-Example

Storybird

StoryBird Example #1
StoryBird Example #2


Grade 1 Blog Example

Blogging iPad Apps
Blog Docs-Google Doc
Wordpress

Google Docs
Revision Centers Tent Colors

Feedback on Written Work

Sample Writing Piece

Non-Fiction Text, writing and research
Non-Fiction text features for kids website
Non-Fiction Text Presentation (3rd Grade)

Tips and Tricks
Cmd+F for key words-great for ESOL and AS Kids

Kid Friendly searching-Search engines
KidRex
Instagrok
DibDabDoo


Poetry Resources

Poetry Express
http://www.poetryexpress.org

Poetry Forge
http://www.poetryforge.org/index.html

The Poetry Idea Engine

http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/poetry/poetry_engine.htm#


Magnetic Haiku

http://www.pbs.org/parents/creativity/ideas/haiku.html


Poetry for Kids

http://www.poetry4kids.com:80/modules.php?name=


Write an Exaggeration Poem

http://www.poetry4kids.com:80/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=9


Favorite Poem Project
http://www.favoritepoem.org

Magnetic Poetry
http://www.magneticpoetry.com/kids-area/

The Mother Goose Pages
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~pfa/dreamhouse/nursery/rhymes.html.

Instant Poetry Forms
http://ettcweb.lr.k12.nj.us/forms/newpoem.htm

Shel Silverstein: The Official Site for Kids
http://www.shelsilverstein.com/indexSite.html.

Poetry Writing with Jack Prelutsky
http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/poetry/jack_home.htm

Giggle Poetry
http://www.gigglepoetry.com/



iPad Info

Teacher App Review Survey

Math Apps
Literacy Apps
Augmented Reality Apps
Publishing Apps
Name That Number

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Podcasting in Narrative Writing



Digital Resources and Links
This I believe

"This I Believe" Guidelines

"This I Believe" Educator Guide

Rubrics and Guideline for "This I Believe..." podcasting


Podcasting in 5 Clicks* (*ok, your number of clicks may vary)



Student Examples
Angie on Determination


Johanna on Death and Loss