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Workshop SectionWrite Tools Opinion Writing (K-5) ~ June 5, 2019
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DepartmentESU 9
Primary ContactAmy Schultz
DescriptionESU 9 will be providing a two-day Write Tools training with Jen Letheby from The Write Tools Inc. This workshop actively engages participants in writing strategies and techniques designed to teach the art of Opinion and Argumentation writing.

* This training is for K-12 teachers in all content areas but please note that the target audience for Day 1 is K-5 and the target audience for Day 2 is 6-12.

* All participants will need and receive a manual which includes differentiated teaching strategies for: Opinion Writing (K-5) and Argumentation (6-12).

* This important and unique genre of writing is often included on district and state writing assessments and is part of the ACT writing format.

* Teachers will leave the workshop with proven strategies and common language around what is frequently a difficult process for students.

Day One - Opinion Writing (K-5): Writing Demonstration, Writing Routine for Opinion Paragraphs (planning, drafting, revising, editing, publishing), Best Practices for Writing, Classroom Stories, Students Samples and Research/Data.

Day Two - Argumentation Writing (6-12): Review of Writing Process, Expectations for Argumentation, Definition of Argumentative Writing, Writing Demonstration, Persuasion vs. Argumentation, Understanding Terminology, Point of View, Claims/Counterclaims, Ethos, Pathos, Logos Arguments

*1 Credit Hour available through Hastings College, $200 per credit hour
**Must attend both days of Write Tools to receive 1 credit
LocationESU 9 Adams Room
StatusThis section is currently open.
31 Registered
20 Minimum; 60 Maximum; 32 Lunch Count
Section Date(s)
DateStart TimeStop Time
June 05, 20199:00 AM 3:30 PM

Registration DeadlineMay 13, 2019
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Pricing Information
 Who     Registration Fee     Default Price 
 Title IIA Consortium Members      $25.00  No 
 Non Title IIA Members      $40.00  No 

Materials Fee$80.00
LunchYes, lunch is provided.
College CreditYes, this section can be taken for college credit.
T-ShirtsNo, this section does NOT have t-shirts.
CommentsRegistration Fee:

Title II-A Schools: $25 per day.
Title II-A consortium districts include: Adams Central, Blue Hill, Doniphan-Trumbull, Giltner, Kenesaw, Red Cloud, Silver Lake, and Sutton.

Non Title II-A: $40 registration fee per day + $80 binder per day (2 different binders)