Daily Archive: January 21, 2009



Today my students turned in their narratives.  I couldn’t wait to read them, so I began today during my lunch.  I was touched by their writing, and impressed by the significant revisions many… Continue reading

Writing Across the Curriculum


I got pointed to the Michigan Dept. of Education’s Website by Deb earlier this week.  While I was there I found an interesting document about Writing Across the Curriculum in Language Arts.  If… Continue reading

Reading-Writing Connections: Focus on Conventions


Here’s a link to the final document that focuses on how to lift the level of your students’ conventions by using The Pencil by Allan Ahlberg.  (If you haven’t seen the draft I… Continue reading