Use this tool as a guide to transport your writing workshop into the 21st century by offering differentiated groups with the skills students will need to be successful in their future. The partnership for 21st century skills lists four critical components of 21st century instruction: creativity, collaboration, communication, and critical thinking. This tool includes a step-by-step approach to teaching writing using this approach. This resource pack describes:
--Ways to use tests to establish meaningful writing groups
--Effective, simple ways to teach your students to communicate about their writing
--Ways to use the computer during writing time beyond just typing
--Ways to differentiate your daily instruction to meet the needs of all of your learners
--Simple, realistic management strategies that allow you to assess every student, everyday
--Meaningful ways to meet with 10 students on individualized goals every day. It works!!
--Strategies to incorporate a collaboration rotation to help students recognize their own strengths and goals in their writing according to their peers
--Assessment checklists to help you maintain meaningful records during the workshop
--Materials to set up these groups in your classroom tomorrow!
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