Most of us know the importance of writing with our students. However, there is a significant difference between being a genuine writer and writing simply for the sake of having an model to… Continue reading
I dissected Angela Johnson’s Book, A Sweet Smell of Roses, to the best of my ability today. I created wordy teaching points so you can truly help your students to see what craft… Continue reading
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Sometimes I think we forget to preserve our students’ writing work as they’re going through the writing process. Too often, I’ve forgotten to photocopy a great timeline or a first draft in which… Continue reading
Ro asked: I have a student in my class who is on the spectrum and is extremely reluctant to writing. He doesn’t think anything is important or worth writing about. It’s extremely difficult… Continue reading