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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 7, 2018 @ 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.  

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Website:
http://www.cvent.com/d/sgq6wk/4W

Details


Date:
November 7, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Checkin:
8:00 AM
Registration Deadline:
Oct. 26, 2018

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, 2019.

$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 – Royal Executive Inn
2828 - 23rd St. NE
Calgary, Alberta T2E 8T4 Canada
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