Getting Ready to Write (K-1)
Get Your K-1 Students Ready to Write with This Age-Appropriate Instruction
WHO: Teachers, Grades K-1
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: Age-appropriate, instructional tools to effectively teach your youngest (K-1) students the foundational skills they need to become strong writers. You’ll be introduced to the developmental stages of writing, learn to teach your students how to identify genre and author’s purpose, and develop the foundational skills of narrative, informational and opinion writing. Through this training, you will gain confidence in your writing instruction, and develop the writing/reading connection for your students across all content areas.
HOW THE DAY BREAKS OUT:
Part 1– Genre and Organization – Creating the Writing/Reading Connection
Part 2– Foundational Skills for Narrative Writing
Part 3– Foundational Skills of Informational and Opinion Writing
BONUS Training (Recorded) – The Developmental Stages of Writing. This pre-recorded instructional session features EW’s Master Educators providing you with a deeper dive into the stages of writing. It also includes a PowerPoint presentation that highlights key aspects of this learning.
Teachers, workshops are full-day with 6 hours of instruction and a 1 hour lunch break.
Can't attend any of the above dates? Register for a On-Demand Workshop and watch on your own time!
WHAT YOU GET:
Each participant is required to have the corresponding Empowering Writers’ teaching manual (digital guide or printed manual) for this K-1 writing workshop. If you don’t have it, don’t worry! You may add the EW teaching manual (in either digital or printed form) to your registration. Registration with a Digital Guides is $250 each and readily available through our online HUB teacher portal. The Printed Manual is an additional $132 and will be shipped promptly to your location of choice. Activity Cards are $25 (shipped to your location) and can be used to further enhance your K-1 writing instruction and engage your young students.
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