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DeSoto, TX - 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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Event Details

October 3 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

This workshop is intended to jumpstart literary awareness and the writing process for teachers, ELA specialists, and administrators in Kindergarten and First Grade.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Analyze the developmental stages of writing
  • Create the reading-writing connection across all content areas
  • Use literature and informational texts as a jumping off point for instruction
  • Integrate the NEW TEKS STANDARDS recursively
  • Identify genre and author’s purpose
  • Apply the salient skills of narrative, informational, & opinion writing
  • Teach age-appropriate summarization skills
  • Create vivid elaboration
  • Inspire rich vocabulary development
  • Generate suspenseful segments
  • 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 for Kindergarten or Grade 1 (printed or digital) & K-1 Activity Cards. The new Getting Ready to Write 2019 Edition includes Reading, Writing, and Art Connection lessons! 


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October 3
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 A.M
Registration Deadline:
Sept. 25, 2019


Lynn Bruce

Admission Item

Registration Only (You already own and will bring the REQUIRED Getting Ready to Write K-1 Guide):


_________________________________________________ Registration with the printed Getting Ready to Write Guide for K or Grade 1 and K-1 Activity Cards Package:


_________________________________________________ Registration with the digital Getting Ready to Write K-1 Guide and printed K-1 Activity Cards Package. (Digital access through the HUB expires June 30, 2020):


*The new Getting Ready to Write 2019 Edition includes Reading, Writing, and Art Connection lessons!  

*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.


DeSoto – Hampton Inn
1311 East Centre Park Boulevard
DeSoto, TX 75115 United States
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