Mini-Lesson Examples and Mentor Text Ideas for Workshop!


Though I do have a block of time set aside for reading workshop and writing workshop, we often use the term ''workshop'' interchangably since they are both so closley connected in our classroom. Teaching young authors is my favorite part of the day.

Accidentally Creating a Digital Writing Workshop via @KleinErin on @Edutopia


To read more, be sure to click the link above and read about how our class naturally infused technology and other creative tools into our writing workshop. As a classroom teacher, it was never my intention to integrate technology into all facets of my instruction.

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Must Have Books for Reading Workshop!


Power Reading Workshop: a Step by Step Guide by Laura Candler This summer, my friend, Laura Candler , sent me her two most recent books on reading workshop. I was excited to receive these materials because we do reading workshop in my second grade class.

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An Introduction to Google Sites | A TeacherCast University Workshop


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Reader's Workshop for K-2


Websites to Wow your Workshop I''m out of the classroom today at a conference for reader''s workshop, and it''s simply amazing! Chartchums: Anchor Chart Examples and Blog Chartchums is a wonderful website to see examples of actual anchor charts created by teachers for their workshops.

Help Kids Learn to Code with Dash and Dot from Wonder Workshop

The CoolCatTeacher

These Wonder Workshop robots make it easy to learn to code in my STEM lab. This is a sponsored blog post by Wonder Workshop. So, out of all of the items I had available, Dash and Dot from Wonder Workshop were the ONLY ones which I didn’t have to help my students figure out.

Workshop responses: Incorporating students’ learning interests and passions

Dangerously Irrelevant

Here are some data from a workshop I did with 80 educators… What would this look like in your school? What could / should it look like? Here are some more positive comments from the participants: We enjoy celebrating out of class interests and talents.

Go Slow Online Workshops

Teacher Tech

The post Go Slow Online Workshops appeared first on Teacher Tech. I am trying out something new. One thing that is always a challenge when you have a PD day is that you have only that day to learn everything. No surprise we are totally wiped out at the end of a PD day. I’ve had some friends encourage me to make an online course of […]. Blog Entries alice

How Do We Make Writing? Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop

Brilliant or Insane

Writing workshop was my passion, and Nancie Atwell was my hero (well, she still is). Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Featured Strategy #makewriting writing writing workshopBrilliant or Insane.

Launching Writing Workshop: 25 Free #CCSS Lessons with Anchor Charts & Printables


25 Common Core Lessons to Launch your 2nd Grade Writer''s Workshop Fall is my favorite season for several reasons. I was so excited to attend our grade level meeting yesterday because we had scheduled one of our favorite consultants to come and work with us to plan for writer''s workshop.

The Maker Educator Workshop

User Generated Education

I am doing full day workshops on The Maker Educator both at ISTE 2016 and EduTECH in Australia. What follows is both the description-goals and an overview of the workshop’s learning activities. Workshop Description, Goals, and Outline. Workshop Activities.

Facilitate a Writing Workshop Using Google Docs

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

I will be hosting a session at 11AM EDT to help teachers Facilitate a Writing Workshop Using Google Docs. Get resources On Saturday Nov ember 22nd, Simple K 12 is hosting a free Google Day of Learning designed to provide educators with The Best Google Tips for Your Classroom.

Free Online Event: Google Docs Writing Workshop

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

In this webinar, you will learn how to utilize the many features available in Google Docs to facilitate a digital writing workshop and maximize writing instruction in the 24/7 classroom. How would you like you like to improve your students'' writing skills along with their technology skills?

9 Writer’s Workshop Apps and Websites

Class Tech Tips

Are you teaching writer’s workshop or looking for resources for your ELA classroom? Technology tools can energize your writer’s workshop and prepare students for the digital world. Integrating technology tools into writing is important for so many reasons.

Free Google Docs Writing Workshop Webinar

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Join me and Simple K-12 for " Facilitate a Writing Workshop Using Google Docs", a free webinar on on Wednesday, June 18th at 1:00 PM EDT. How would you like you like to improve your students'' writing skills along with their technology skills?

Free Chromebook Workshop!

The Electric Educator

Join me for a Free 3-hour workshop at Southfield Christian School in Southfield, Michigan. Workshop Details: Date: Monday, February 20, 2012 Time: 9am-12pm (doors open at 8:30am) Location: Southfield Christian School, 28650 Lahser Road, Southfield, MI 48034 Host: John Sowash, administrator at Southfield Christian School, Google Certified Teacher and Trainer. Interested in learning more about the Chromebook, Google''s brand new web-powered netbook?

AR Explosion - A day using a Workshop Model with Augmented Reality

Two Guys and Some iPads

"Augmented Reality Explosion" - Using a Workshop Model and AR Brad Waid The other day I was talking with my class and I asked them "What Augmented Reality do we currently use in the classroom?"

3d printing and education: a workshop report

Bryan Alexander

Yesterday I and two others hosted a NERCOMP workshop on 3d printing for higher education. The large audience participated very actively, creating fun conversations and a lot of information-sharing about an emergent field.

Writer’s Workshop with Latino Mentor Texts


"Equal parts how-to and shopping list," teacher Any Estersohn says Ruth Culham's Dream Wakers will help any middle grades ELA or social studies teacher add more Latino voices and mentor texts – especially in classrooms with a writer's workshop teaching approach. Book Reviews Writing Amy Estersohn Conventions creative activities Cuban ELL Ideas Latino culture lessons mentor texts Mexican organization Ruth Culham Sentence Fluency Stenhouse voice word choice writer's workshop

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8 Great Alternatives to Co-teaching Workshops


It can be a challenge to find time for co-teachers to attend a traditional workshop with their colleagues. Fortunately, workshops are not the only way to learn about effective co-teaching!

Apple joining Hour of Code and offering free workshops! #edtech

iLearn Technology

During Computer Science Education week (December 8-14th) they will be hosting other workshops.

NearPod for Class/Workshop Polling


However, I use polling often in my classes and workshops I give to faculty, and I prefer NearPod. Last week, Amy Cavendar wrote about using Google Forms for polling.

How Turning Math Into a Maker Workshop Can Bring Calculations to Life


It might have been the banana piano. Or perhaps the bongos, made from lemons that students had plucked from the citrus tree at school.

E = MC2: A 2017 Personalized Learning Summit Workshop

Education Elements

When Keith Wilson and Monte Westfall, successful administrators of the Lawrence Virtual School, and I began working on our workshop about equity for Education Elements’ Personalized Learning Summit (May 10-12, 2017), we chose this very equation as the title but added a new twist. Our workshop’s connection with Albert Einstein does not stop with his famous equation. Albert Einstein’s discovery of E = mc 2 is without a doubt one of the world’s most famous equations.

Early Registration for February 2017 Flipped Class Online Workshop is OPEN


New Low Price for this 4 Week, Interactive, Collaborative Online Flipped Teaching and Learning Workshop! 2017 will mark the 6th year that I’ve been offering this online flipped classroom. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Unique, Affordable, Convenient Flipped Classroom PD – The 4 Week Online Workshop


“The Workshop Exceeded my Expectations” This is my fourth year of running the 4 Week Online Flipped Classroom workshops. Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) Professional Development Workshops & Conferences flipped classroom online training most affordable flipped classroom training online flip class workshopIt’s been a lot of fun and hundreds of educators have taken. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Creating a Writers' Workshop in a Secondary Classroom


Photo credit: World Literature Today via flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) Shelby Scoffield Literacy With the station rotation model, secondary students can focus on language arts skills such as analysis, structure, and academic writing while improving their overall writing quality

One teacher’s 5 secrets for a fantastic math workshop

The Cornerstone Blog

Today, I’ve invited Meg from The Teacher Studio to share how she runs math workshop in her classroom. Over the years, I have had many people ask me to blog more about my math workshop. Why do math workshop, anyway? How can I set the tone for math workshop?

Math Workshop in Action: Strategies for Gr K-5


Nicki Newton's comprehensive book guides educators through setting up a Math Workshop, beginning with creating a community of learners in a math-rich classroom. Book Reviews mathematics best practices eye on education Linda Biondi math math workshop Nicki Newton Routledge strategies

Full Day Flipped Classroom Workshop, Friday, Oct. 16 in White Plains, NY


EmergingEdTech Founder Kelly Walsh will deliver a full day Flipped Classroom Workshop at The College of Westchester in White Plains, NY on Friday October 16th, 2015.

Great, Affordable iPad, GAFE, & Flipped Class Workshops in Raleigh, NC on 11-12-15


Full Day and Half Day Workshops include iPad Management, Creating iPad Ready Learning Materials, Google Apps for Education (with an iPad focus) and More! Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) iPads and Other Tablet Devices Professional Development Workshops & Conferences flipped classroom professional development raleigh north carolina GAFE for ipad workshop ipad teaching educational workshops ipad teaching professional development north carolina NC

IBM and Sesame Workshop Aim to Personalize Learning for Preschoolers

EdTech Magazine

By Meg Conlan The new partnership will combine Sesame Street programming with Watson technology to reimagine early childhood education. Big Data Business Intelligence Classroom Data Analytics Game-based Learning

Can Digital Badges Help Encourage Professors to Take Teaching Workshops?

Wired Campus

A few colleges are trying a new incentive to get professors to participate in professional-development workshops: digital badges. The group started the experiment last November, and it has awarded about 500 badges during the 12 workshops it has given since then.

Innovation academies, workshops, presentation topics, upcoming books, and more

Dangerously Irrelevant

I also updated my Presentation and Workshop Topics page. Some quick updates… I created a new Innovation Academies page to better describe that work. I love those opportunities when I have an ongoing, long-term engagement with a district’s leadership team!

Early Registration for Fall 4 Week Online Flipped Classroom Workshop is Open!


Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) Professional Development Workshops & Conferences affordable flipped classroom PD best flipped classroom online training flipped class online professional development

Register Today For #Grow17 Project-Based Learning Workshop

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post Register Today For #Grow17 Project-Based Learning Workshop appeared first on TeachThought. TeachThought Updates & Events

Best Digital Tools for Writer's Workshop

My Paperless Classroom

This is the ISTE produced Video of the session thanks to the tech crew for recording and producing this! This is a full archive of my ISTE session in audio, slides, Wokka''s video introduction and tweets. I am so grateful to everyone who came to my session and shared in this conversation. pedagogy

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Reflecting On My #Flipclass Workshop w Faculty at Saint Stephen’s College in Australia @OfficeMixTeam


On the fourth day of my visit, I led an all-staff professional development workshop. During the workshop, I was again reminded the power of Office Mix. In the workshop, teachers brought a PowerPoint they already had created for an instructional lesson.

Infusing Grammar into the Writer’s Workshop


In the valuable book Infusing Grammar into the Writer's Workshop, Amy Benjamin and Barbara Golub make an effective team, says special ed teacher Marci Warboys. Book Reviews Grammar activities Amy Benjamin auditory patterning Barbara Golub elementary eye on education games grammar lesson plans Marci Warboys middle grades reading workshop Routledge theory writer's workshop

Ten Reasons to Take to an EdTechTeacher Elementary Workshop


For that reason, we’ve put together a great set of workshops specific to elementary classrooms. 10 Reasons to Attend an Elementary Workshop. Take a workshop that was designed just for elementary classrooms ! The post Ten Reasons to Take to an EdTechTeacher Elementary Workshop appeared first on EdTechTeacher. Blog EdTechTeacher News Featured #elemchat #kinderchat EdTechTeacher Summer Workshops elementary Suzy Brooks