3 R's Revolution, Reaction, Reform:  'Quick write' and 'I see, I think, I wonder' are two strategies that are modeled (Teaching Channel/15 minutes)

11-30-14     A Descriptive Writing Experience - A Teaching Channel clip that features a 7th grade classroom engaged in an entrance task, eating an Oreo cookie, and using sensory details to improve narrative writing.  (2 minutes)

11-11-14     Collaborative Writing - Watch this high school ELA teacher model the CRITICAL FRIENDS strategy for his students.  Then, watch and listen to students as they discuss their peers' work.  LOVE the way he provides a focus for the discussion!   (9 minutes)
10-21-14    Illinois Writing Matters - On this site you will find grade level specific information as it relates to text types and purposes; production and distribution of writing; research to build and present knowledge; and range of writing.

9-11-14    Awesome site for graphic organizers to be used for writing (4th grade).