Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

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Teaching Reading K-2 Workshop.


5. Teaching Writing as a Process

An elementary school student.

Factors Related to This Session

Background knowledge

Phonic skills and vocabulary

Revisions and editing skills

Understanding writing conventions

Understanding writing genres and purposes


In this session, you will investigate and apply research-based principles on writing instruction in early literacy.

Session Preparation

Learning Goals

At the end of this session, you will better understand:

characteristics of effective writing instruction

components of the writing process

formats for writing in K-2 classrooms

writing as an integral part of all curriculum areas

"For very young writers...the opportunity to plan, to rehearse, to share what they're going to write before they write it, can be a critical step in the writing process."

Jeanne R. Paratore


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