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Area 3 Writing Project: Everybody Can! Writing and the Common Core State Standards (Grades K-1 )

This course is a 1.5 CEU option for registered participants of the Area 3 Writing Project's workshop Everybody Can! Writing and the Common Core State Standards (Grades K-1). Primary student needs are different than those of older students, and teachers need focused strategies to help these new writers be successful. Join a kindergarten teacher (with first grade experience) as she shares the many ways to invite kindergarteners and first graders to join the writing community.

Topics include: 
•    The Common Core State Standards for reading, writing, listening and speaking 
•    Conditions for an effective writing classroom  
•    The foundations: getting started with writing in your classroom 
•    Building the writing community 
•    Modeled writing and mentor texts to support writing 
•    The three text types: narrative, informational and opinion (as well as genres that blend across all three text types) 

For registration in the workshops and additional information visit: http://education.ucdavis.edu/area-3-writing-project

Course Number:
409850