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Murfreesboro, TN - Expository, Response To Text

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September 26, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

This workshop is intended for teachers of students grades 2 – 8, or any teacher responsible for instructing students how to respond to text in writing, and to present information in the form of expository paragraphs, reports, and essays. Come away with specific lesson plans with clear objectives that will empower you to:  

  • Provide rigorous, close reading strategies for annotating complex texts
  • Explore opportunities for analyzing and summarizing the organizational structure of a variety of texts.
  • Learn specific strategies for crafting strong introductions and conclusions.
  • Generate a number of broad yet  distinct main ideas.
  • Write a variety of powerful supporting details.
  • Support ideas through relevant evidence and rich vocabulary.
  • Respond to a variety of informational writing challenges: essay/report, response to text, the “how to” piece, compare/contrast and literary analysis tasks.
  • Provide students with clear strategies for responding to text with confidence and skill.

The required resource for this workshop is the Expository Guide, available in print or digitally with a license to the Hub.  

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Details


Date:
September 26, 2018
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Checkin:
8:00 AM
Registration Deadline:
September 18, 2018

Organizer


Lynn Bruce
Email:
lbruce@empoweringwriters.com

Admission Item


Registration Only:

$165.00

____________________________________________________________ Registration with the printed Expository & Opinion Writing Guide:

$278.85

____________________________________________________________ Registration with license to the Hub for the digital Expository & Opinion Writing Guide. License good through June 30, 2019:

$240.00

____________________________________________________________ *Our new grade level specific Expository writing guide is the primary resource used for this workshop. However, the previous edition of the Comprehensive Expository Guide may also be used at the workshop.

*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

Murfreesboro, TN – Hilton Garden Inn
1335 Conference Center Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129 United States
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