Welcome to the November 2, 2019 edition of the Teach Write Writing Round-Up.
Every week, I gather tips for teaching writing and for growing as a teacher who writes and put them right here all in one place.
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Turn "I'm not a writer" or "I can't write" into a more empowering statement, "I am a writer when..." This would be a powerful classroom writing experience. Read more from the Pennsylvania Writing & Literature Project Blog here.
Looking for teaching tips for building connections that support peer-to-peer conferring? Then you'll want to check out this podcast from Writeable featuring teacher Dawn Reed.
The November Time to Write Online Writing Workshop begins this Tuesday night. Would you like to join this weekly writing group? Details can be found here.
Writing Circles (similar to Lit Circles) are a wonderful way to build a writing community and to help students deepen their identity as writers. Pernille Ripp shares how she uses Writing Circles to do just that in this post.