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

We have already shipped for this workshop. If you would like a printed guide, please order one through our bookstore and register as Registration Only.

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!

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Details


Date:
November 15
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Checkin:
8:00 AM
Registration Deadline:
Nov. 8th, 2019 as Reg Only or with Digital guide

Organizer


Lynn Bruce
Email:
lbruce@empoweringwriters.com

Admission Item


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

$165.00

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

$268.50

_____________________________________________________ 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.

$262.50

_____________________________________________________ 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.

Venue

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