Empowering Writers

Toolbox: Massachusetts


Mansfield, MA – K-1

This workshop is geared for teachers of kindergarten and grade 1, language arts specialists, and administrators.  Participants will learn how to: Examine the developmental stages of writing Explore the reading-writing connection Use literature and informational texts as a jumping off point for instruction Identify genre and purpose Recognize critical elements of narrative, informational, & opinion […]

Mansfield, MA – Narrative – Literary Analysis Tasks (old 2.7 date)

This workshop is geared for educators in grades 3-7 (Grade 2 – welcome to attend for an overview), responsible for teaching narrative writing and for engaging students in literary analysis tasks in response to narrative stories and literature. Besides learning how to teach the key narrative writing skills, participants will receive practical techniques for response […]