Project WRITE 2-Day Writing Workshop

September 17, 2009
Presenters: Sue Stephens, Elana Waugh and Jennifer Strickland

Community Builder- Teachers as Writers
  • Click the discussion tab above.
  • Then click on the subject Community Builder-Teacher as Writer
  • Next, answer the question in the message box.
  • Finally, click the post button.
  • If you have time, read other teachers' responses and post a comment.

MEAP perspective write: http://heylittleant.com/homepage2.html
picture book and writing challenge

New PowerPoint for Sept. 17 presentation
  • For Every 100 Girls...Statistics (From the Gurian Institute)

BOOKS DISCUSSED BY JENNIFER FOR BOYS:
Soldier's Heart, by Gary Paulsen
Acceleration, by Graham McNamee


  • Click the discussion tab above.
  • Then click on the subject For Every 100 Girls.
  • Next, answer the question in the message box.
  • Finally, click the post button.
  • If you have time, read other teachers' responses and post a comment.

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September 22,2009
Presenters: Sue Stephens, Elana Waugh and Jennifer Strickland

Reflection and Recap
  • Click the discussion tab above.
  • Then click on the subject Reflection on Class Sample Writing
  • Next, answer the question in the message box.
  • Finally, click the post button.
  • If you have time, read other teachers' responses and post a comment.


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Resources

Glogster
Comic Life
Audacity upload podcasts and edit and add music
Animoto Very useful for high school
Edublogs
Jing great to use to explain lesson on days you have a substitute
Phone Casting Podcast via phone; very useful for high school
Ikeepbookmarks
LULU Book Publishing Great way to create something lasting from a class project or writing, very inexpensive
Giggle Poetry
MakeBeliefscomix
http://photopeach.com/ video creating

Link to 100 essential tools for educators:100 essential 2.0 tools for teachers

Resources from Sue:
Revision Rummy
Stack the Deck