Empowering Writers
Loading Workshops

Calgary, AB - K-1

At long last, teachers have a comprehensive approach to techniques necessary for good writing, even with our youngest authors.

Mary Beth Stickley - Director of Early Childhood
Register *Register to hold your seat while you work on your PO or check. Or, pay immediately with your Credit Card

Event Details

November 15 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

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 writing
  • Teach age-appropriate summarization skills
  • Share the power of vivid elaboration
  • Introduce games for vocabulary development
  • Recognize and build suspense
  • Apply age-appropriate research skills

The resources included in the “Workshop Registration K-1 Package” are required. The package includes the Getting Ready to Write Guide and K-1 Activity Cards.

The required Getting Ready to Write Guide is available in print or digitally with a license to the Hub.  

*Please note we are at new location – Best Western Premier!


Download Flyer Workshop Flyer

Other Details

Workshop Category:


November 15
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 AM
Registration Deadline:
October 31, 2019


Lynn Bruce

Admission Item

Registration Only. I already own the required Getting Ready to Write guide and will bring it to the workshop:


_____________________________________________________ Registration with the printed Getting Ready to Write K-1 Guide and K-1 Activity Cards Package:


_____________________________________________________ Registration with license to the Hub for the digital Getting Ready to Write K-1 Guide and printed K-1 Activity Cards. Digital access through June 30, 2020.


_____________________________________________________ Add $42.50 to any registration to receive the Reading, Writing & Art Connections book. All prices are in US Dollars.

*prices include shipping & handling, plus sales tax where applicable. If your registration includes materials they will be distributed at the workshop. For Editing & Revising workshops, ordered student books will be shipped after the workshop.


Calgary – Best Western Premier Hotel
1316 33rd St. NE
Calgary, Alberta T2A6B6 Canada
+ Google Map