In this course, Teaching Writing Is Hard, Until It Isn’t, experienced educator and published author Shannon Anderson gives tips and tricks for ways you can empower your students with new writing techniques and get them in the flow of writing. You’ll learn how to create an engaging prompt for your students to write about and how to create a plan for your students’ continued writing growth, among other things. Any educator, whether you enjoy writing or it’s your least favorite part of the day, will benefit from this in-depth course.
In this 1-hour course, participants will learn:
- Why teaching writing can be difficult
- A training plan that will help your students write meaningfully
- What makes a great prompt
- How to structure your writing block
Shannon Anderson has taught for 25 years, from first grade through college level. The highlight of her teaching career was being named one of the Top 10 Teachers to inspire the Today Show. She has served as the gifted coordinator for her school corporation, as well as a writing coach. Shannon is also an award-winning children’s book author and loves to do author visits. You can learn more about her at www.shannonisteaching.com.
Cyndi – CORPUS CHRISTI ISD (verified owner) –
This lesson includes a fun way to teach children to write the beginning of a story.
Paula – BOLING ISD (verified owner) –
Ruby – DEL VALLE ISD (verified owner) –
Great take away ideas that will result in amazing student writing.
Renee – LORENA ISD (verified owner) –
I received some great ideas for mini lessons.
Jillian – HILLSBORO CITY (verified owner) –
It was somewhat helpful; the instructor does a good job showing good modeling practices.
Lisa – HILLSBORO CITY (verified owner) –
There was a lot of good info in this course. I got some good ideas to try.
LINDA – MCALLEN ISD (verified owner) –
Alejandra – HARMONY SCIENCE ACADEMY & SCHOOL OF SCIENCE – HOUSTON SOUTH 101846 OR 101862 (verified owner) –
It was good, but could use more visuals.
CRYSTAL M – SOCORRO ISD (verified owner) –
She is a GREAT presenter with tons of useful examples.
Lillian – HARMONY SCIENCE ACADEMY & SCHOOL OF SCIENCE – HOUSTON SOUTH 101846 OR 101862 (verified owner) –
Phenomenal course for teaching elementary-school level writing.