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Writing For the Love of It - Using a Workshop Approach & Up The Ladder Resource

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Facilitator(s): Bonnie Lebowitz
Date:April 13, 2018
Time:9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Cost:
$50.00
(includes lunch, which is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment)
Location: Edmonton (ERLC Office at Elmwood School)
Room 17/18, 16325 - 83 Avenue
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Course code: 18-LI-281

Target Audience

Gr 3-6 ELA Teachers, Any Gr 7-9 teachers working with students to strengthen writing skills (e.g. English Language Learners, Inclusive Education, and/or First Nations, M├ętis and Inuit Students)

To make the most of this session, please bring your copy of the book. It will also be available for purchase on site that day with a 10% discount.

About this learning opportunity

This hands on session is designed to support teachers who have students in Grades 3-6 who are new to writer’s workshop as well as teachers who work with English Language Learners or students who are below grade level.

Come learn how to implement a Writing Workshop including daily routines, classroom management, lesson ideas and assessment practices. Narrative, Informational and Opinion texts will be discussed.

Practical strategies and applications will be shared from the new resource: Up The Ladder for Teaching Writing Grades 3-6 (2017) by Lucy Calkins. For more information about this resource, click here.

To make the most of this session, please bring your copy of the book. It will also be available for purchase on site that day with a 10% discount.

This learning opportunity is being provided through funding from Alberta Education.

About the facilitator(s)

Bonnie Lebowitz is a Reading Recovery Teacher Leader, Reading Specialist & consultant for Edmonton Public Schools. She has been implementing LLI for many years. Her passion is providing programming, which ensures literacy success for all students.

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