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Richardson - Narrative Writing and Strategic Reading: An Authentic Approach to Literary Analysis

The strategies taught through Empowering Writers have been a most valuable asset to the staff…our STAAR results from last spring were amazing!

Barbara Lange - Brinker Elementary, Plano ISD
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Event Details

November 6 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

This workshop is geared for educators in grades 2-8, responsible for teaching narrative writing and for engaging students in response to narrative stories and literature. Besides learning how to teach the key narrative writing skills, participants will receive practical techniques for response to text tasks. Skills for generative and responsive writing will include:

  • establish a strong reading-writing connection to maximize interaction with text and improve comprehension
  • recognizing the characteristics of narrative texts: character/problem/solution, personal experience, imaginative, realistic fiction
  • generating entertaining beginnings, relevant, vivid elaborative detail, suspense, fully-elaborated main events, and satisfying extended story endings
  • understanding key literary elements: theme, point of view, tone, plot, voice, conflict, motivation
  • responding to literature by writing about story theme, point of view, tone, plot, voice, conflict, motivation

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

 

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Details


Date:
November 6
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Checkin:
8:00 A.M
Registration Deadline:
October 29, 2019

Organizer


Lynn Bruce
Email:
lbruce@empoweringwriters.com

Admission Item


Registration Only

$165.00

_______________________________________________ Registration with the new PRINTED Grade Level Narrative Guide

$278.85

_______________________________________________ Registration with the DIGITAL Narrative Guide. (access expires June 30, 2020)

$240.00

*Our grade level specific Narrative writing guide is the primary resource used for this workshop. However, the previous edition of the Comprehensive Narrative 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

Richardson – SpringHill Suites
3251 E. George Bush Tpke
Richardson, TX 75082 United States
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