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Dig into the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for Writing. Participants explore the writing genres, particularly Argument and Explanatory. They plan appropriately leveled writing prompts and assignments. Strategies for teaching English learners (ELs) are also referenced during the workshop.

OUTCOME:

By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Plan appropriate writing prompts and assignments to scaffold students to higher standards.
  • Apply grade-appropriate instructional strategies that support students in writing opinion/argument and informative/explanatory pieces.
  • Support students in achieving the CCSS writing standards.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

K–12 Educators

 
 

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