Tonight I asked my first grade daughter, “What did you do in writing workshop today?” She beamed — literally beamed up at me with her toothless grin and said, “Oh … Continue Reading Fixing Up and Fancying Up
I’ll be using this with my students tomorrow. Just wanted to share! The topic I would like to write my personal essay about is: _______________________________ The big thing … Continue Reading Graphic Organizer for Personal Essay Thesis Development
I’ve been thinking about this post for a few weeks now. I’ve heard teachers ask students to “fix” their writing when asking them to revise. For some reason, this word … Continue Reading Correcting vs. Revising
I just found out a proposal two of my instructors from Teachers College submitted to the 2009 AERA (American Educational Research Association) Annual Meeting in San Diego got accepted. I … Continue Reading Anyone going to AERA in April?