English Language Arts (ELA)

Handouts from Reach for the Stars 2012

Presenter

Title of Workshop

Jeff Anderson

What Every Writer Needs to Know - Keynote

Jim Burke

Teaching and Learning the Common Core: A New Orientation

Frank Serafini

Boys and Literacy

Frank Serafini

Lessons in Comprehension

Frank Serafini

Promoting Interactive Discussions

Frank Serafini

Reading Workshop 2.0 - Keynote

Colleen Appel and

Kathy McQueen

Strengthen Your Core: Tying Non-Fiction Writing to EOC and Common Core Standards

Liz Gibbs

The Wonders of Non-Fiction

Liz Gibbs

It’s Not Your Mama’s Research Paper

Elizabeth Bax and Elaine Jennings

A Year of Book Making at a Glance

Shannon Scott and Lara Sims

Author Studies in the K – 2 Classroom

Lindsey Heaston and Crystal Magers

Putting the Pieces Together

Shonna Crawford

Content Area Reading Strategies

Jill Norman

Inquiring Minds Want to Know

Elizabeth Self

What Works: Research Paper Fundamentals

Melanie Miller and Elaina Whitson

Making Non-Fiction Fun

Dr. Becky Huechteman and

Shonna Crawford

Get to the Good Stuff: Celebrating OREO and Non-Fiction Writing

Sandra Pierce, David Stone,

and Mara Vaile

Content Area Literature Circles: Cross Curricular Reading & Writing Strategies

Joanna Clark Writing Workshop: How It "Works" for Me

2012-2013 English Language Arts Curriculum Development Council Meetings

K - 2 CDC meetings:

September 6, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

November 8, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

January 17, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

March 28, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

3 - 5 CDC meetings:

September 27, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

December 6, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

February 28, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

April 25, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

Middle school CDC meetings:

September 20, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

November 15, 2012 Meeting has been cancelled

February 21, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

April 18, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

High school CDC meetings:

September 10, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

December 3, 2012 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

February 11, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National

April 8, 2013 4:00pm - 5:15pm at Panera Bread located at 500 S. National