multilingual · rehearsal · translanguaging · writing about reading · writing workshop

Reading + Talk + Writing = Innovative Expression Opportunities!

One way to keep writing interesting and fun right now is with the writing of life equations, supporting students in finding phrases to add together to capture small moments, experiences or feelings in their lives.

informational writing · rehearsal · research-based writing

Use Oral Rehearsal to Aid Note-Taking

Anyone who has ever taught research-based writing to upper elementary school students knows, this is hard, but important, work since children need to know -- from an early age -- that they need to take notes in their own words. Oral rehearsal can help!