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Writing Assessments & how to use them

The best way to learn about your student writers is to perform a diagnostic writing assessment.  This can help you analyze what your students need and determine your instructional strategies. When you get a batch of new students, you need to get to know them as human beings, but also as students — and more […] Read more…

Here are quick and easy assessment ideas for your writers workshop.

Easy and Fast Assessments for Writing Workshop

Where do you find your assessments? Even when your writing workshop is humming along beautifully… Students are working, you are conferencing, and life is grand…until you look in your grade book.  Gotta get those grades, right?  But where are those assessments going to come from? Read on to find solutions to this problem… Here’s the […] Read more…