Recent Workshops for Working the Core
Genre Writing in the Primary and Upper Elementary Grades
Mentor texts serve as models for a wide variety of writing projects.
Argument, Informational, and Narrative Writing in the Humanities
Discipline-driven Inquiry projects draw on one or more text types to build and present knowledge.
Through Different Lenses: Writing in the ELA and History/Social Studies Classrooms
What’s common, what’s unique when writing in different disciplines?
Cognitive Crossover: Writing Habits of Mind in Science and Art
Cultivating observational skills for developing interpretations.
Tensions Between Personal and Academic Writing
Audience and Purpose Drive the Writer’s Voice.
Research to Build and Present Knowledge: Genre Overlaps and Extensions
Through and Beyond the Common Core Text Types for Presenting Information