Every Child a Reader & Writer (ECRW)

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

 

Professional Development Guide: Teacher Induction to Writing Workshop

This instructional guide is intended for use by professional developers leading teachers through an introductory course to writing workshop.

Day 1

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I & II. Suggested Readings

   

III. Find Someone Who

   

IV. Writing Workshop Pie Structure

   

V. Architecture of a Mini-lesson

   

VI. Writing Process Graphic

   

VII. Sample Mini-lessons

Day 2

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I. Suggested Readings

   

II. What Makes a Book a Touchstone Text?

   

III. Sample Mini-lessons

Day 3

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I & II. Suggested Readings

   

III. Sample Mini-lessons

   

IV. Strategies For Gathering Around a Topic

Day 4

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I. Students' Ongoing Revision Questions

   

II. Lesson Ideas for Revision in any Unit of Study

   

III. Norms for Classroom Observations

   

IV. Exemplar Teacher Classroon Observation Preview

   

V. Evidence of Student Work Worksheet

   

VI & VII. Sample Mini-lessons

Day 5

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I. Genre Study Planning Guide

   

II. Narrative Standards: K - 5 Grades

   

III. Genre Study Planning Template

   

IV. Writing Process Progress Chart

   

V. Narrative Standards Classroom Profile

   

VI. Sample Mini-lessons

   

VII. Rituals and Routines in Writing Workshop

Day 6

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix

   

I. Suggested Readings

   

II. Sample Mini-lessons

   

III. Types of Texts Used to Support Writing Workshop

Day 7

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I. Sample Mini-lessons

   

II. Suggested Conference Transcripts

   

III. Suggested Readings on Revision

Day 8

 
 

Curriculum

 

Appendix:

   

I. Sample Mini-lessons

   

II. Suggested Readings