Written Expression

· February 26, 2021
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Materials

Participants will explore the connections between spelling, written expression, reading fluency and comprehension. Current research about spelling, written expression, and handwriting will be discussed. Methods for building written expression, from the simple sentence to paragraph writing and larger compositions, will be explored. Pre-Writing and editing techniques will also be discussed. Writing samples will be evaluated to diagnose specific remediation techniques in order to build better written expression.

Proposed Required textbooks:

  

Speech to Print - Language Essentials for Teachers by Louisa Moats

From Talking to Writing - Terril Jennings and Charles Haynes

The Reading Comprehension Blueprint by Nancy Hennessey

Proust and the Squid by Dr. Maryanne Wolf or Language at the Speed of Sight by Seidenberg

Unlocking Literacy by Marcia Henry

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Class Includes

  • 2 Lessons