Writerís Toolbox

A Website Dedicated to Improving Studentís Writing through Writerís Workshop

Writerís Toolbox:

Helping Teachers Teach Writing

The goal of this website is to provide teachers in Galloway Township Public Schools with resources and information to help them teach writing through Writerís Workshop in the hopes of improving student writing and test scores.

A typical Writerís Workshop Lesson should last approximately 50 minutes and include the following:

 Status of the class

 Mini-lesson/Teaching Point

 Follow Up/Mini-lesson

 Student work on:

†††††††††††† Piece in progress

†††††††††††† Conferencing

†††††††††††† Editing

†††††††††††† Center Work

 Authorís Chair

 Wrap-/Homework