Colorado Writing Project

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Going Beyond the Five-Paragraph Essay (Cal Poly Pomona): You spent all that time in high school learning to write five-paragraph essays; This website explains the limitations of this format.

Peer feedback can be quite the challenge. Want some fresh thinking about how to get the most out of it?

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How online collaboration transformed instruction at two schools.

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Three lessons from the science of how to teach writing

Interesting article from "The Hechinger Report" about three ways to improve students' writing: a) write more, b) use computers to write instead of writing by hand, c) don't bother explicitly teaching grammar.

When Reading Workshop Meets Writing Workshop

We were in the midst of a lively mentor text analysis of James Howe’s “Everything Will Be Okay” for our just-launched memoir unit. I was thrilled to see my sixth graders making note of the way in .

A Year of Reading: A Workshop of the Possible*

DigLit Sunday: Setting Up for Fall - musings on getting connected in the classroom

Some of the standard reading exercises in school are boredom-inducers.

"Seven ways schools kill the love of reading in kids - and 4 principles to help restore it. Washington Post, Some of the standard reading exercises in school are boredom-inducers.