Teaching Young Writers (Gr. 2-5)

2 Day Workshop: June 27 & June 28th

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/1SUN__IjPK9tBuuaINPjtctIdTJ9flid0JFNcFaiS0IM/edit by May 15th.

When: June 27th & June 28th (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 27th, 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.