Teaching writing in small groups /

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Author / Creator:Serravallo, Jennifer, author.
Imprint:Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, [2021]
Description:xiii, 160 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:English
Subject:English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Middle school)
English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching (Middle school)
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12662823
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ISBN:9780325132341
0325132348
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-160).
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Find out how just a few minutes of purposeful, responsive teaching can have a big impact with your students. Jennifer Serravallo's Teaching Writing in Small Groupsdetails essential practices for optimizing groups that help you:

value each child's language and literacy practices develop relationships with your writers teach with efficiency increase student engagement improve independence develop social support amongst students provide space to give and receive feedback.

First, Teaching Writing in Small Groupslays the foundation for success. Jen shows how to create groups for maximum effectiveness and how to make what you teach responsive, clear, and sticky. Then she streamlines differentiated instruction with a menu of small-group options for providing just-right support:

strategy lessons guided writing shared writing interactive writing inquiry groups reflection groups coaching writing partnerships and clubs

Jen has thought of it all. Twelve videos with writers from Kindergarten to seventh grade from in-person and online classrooms model each type of small group, selected passages and forms are available in the Online Resources in Spanish, downloadable skill-progression note-taking forms provide focus for instructional decision making, and her "Take It to Your Classroom" feature supports implementation for individuals or study groups.

Read Jennifer Serravallo's Teaching Writing in Small Groupsbecause the question isn't whether small groups work, but how to make the most of them.

Physical Description:xiii, 160 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-160).
ISBN:9780325132341
0325132348