About the webcast Guided writing is a small group approach to writing instruction that targets a specific skill or strategy students need to learn. Topics include analyzing writing samples to identify a focus strategy, creating powerful minilessons, and providing appropriate scaffolds and prompts that help accelerate students. Includes downloadable handouts.
About the presenter Jan Richardson, Ph.D., is an educational consultant who travels throughout the United States training teachers and providing classroom demonstrations on guided reading. A former classroom teacher (she has taught in every Grade K-12), reading specialist, Reading Recovery teacher leader, and staff developer, Jan is well-known for her hands-on, engaging presentations. Her latest book isThe Next Step in Guided Reading: Focused Assessments and Targeted Lessons for Helping Every Student Become a Better Reader. Jan is passionate about motivating and accelerating all readers from emergent to fluent.
Length of Session Approximately 90 minutes
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