Category Archive: process log

The Writer’s Process: Expand the Possibilities of the Genres You Teach


What do you find most challenging when it comes to the writing process? Have you considered a writer’s process as personal and unique or a step-by-step path rarely disrupted?

Curriculum of Time


I just finished reading the January 2009 Issue of School Talk, which is focused on nurturing young writers. Katie Wood Ray’s Article “Understanding the Curriculum of Time in the Teaching of Writing” may… Continue reading

Demonstration in Minilessons: my personal narrative


When I attended T.C., I took “The Teaching of Writing” with Lucy Calkins, who truly taught me how to write better (not to mention how to be a better teacher of writing!). We… Continue reading