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Course Number:
CEU 3750
Course Title:
Teaching Writing: Grades K-3
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Course Description

Learn how to nurture student writers in the early elementary classroom. This course examines the developmental stages of writing to show you how to foster your students' skills and growth as young authors.

Intended Outcomes for the course

  • Apply practical ways to grow writers in your classroom and learn about providing role models and celebration and meeting students at their developmental and skill levels.
  • Use strategies for helping students move from oral language to writing.
  • Teach the three components of a successful writer's workshop: the mini-lesson, writing time, and sharing time.
  • Navigate roadblocks such as trouble with fine motor skills, posture, and stamina.