Teaching Young Writers (grades K-1)

2 Day Workshop: June 20 & 21

Are you looking to implement a balanced literacy approach to writing in your classroom?

Please join us for a learning experience that focuses on creating a culture of writers within the classroom. Registrants will participant in comprehensive learning that includes:


*implementing a balanced literacy approach for classroom writing

*creating student focused authentic writing tasks based on the Iowa Core Writing Standards

*giving feedback through student writing conferences

*assessing student writing utilizing writing rubrics

Please register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VDGHkaTqVxxshZbzU9bu-67qN6Lfq_ZUZO1Tc6P40PM/edit by May 15th.

When: June 20th & June 21st (8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)

Lunch will be on your own.

Renewal Credit Information:

1 hr. license renewal credit is available. Please register for 1 renewal credit at https://aea8.avatarlms.com/login.html by June 20th, 2018. Renewal credit will require implementation in your classroom Sept. 2018 and attendance at 1 zoom follow up session fall of 2018.

Feel free to contact tchristopher@plaea.org, jsiefken@plaea.org or hvasher@plaea.org with any further questions.

PLAEA Spencer

23 East 7th St. Spencer, IA