Building Writers in all Disciplines Workshop Series (Wausau, WI)

Extracting Information from Text...And Writing About It! Generating Argument and Informative Text...

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Agency: CESA 9
Agency Contact: Casey Gretzinger
Agency Assistant: Jean Hladish 715.453.2141 Ext. 221
Location: Longfellow Administration Center
415 Seymour St.
Wausau, WI 54403
Facility: Main Building
4/23/2019 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM

Please note: If registering for all three (3) sessions, your discount will be applied after the April 23 session has occurred (on your last billing).

William Van Cleave is a hands-on, interactive, engaging, and even very entertaining expert in the area of writing. He has presented several times for the Wausau School District and has received rave reviews!
William Van Cleave will provide research-grounded strategies and techniques that can be immediately applied in your classroom the next day.
The concepts presented are curriculum neutral and therefore easily added to your current lessons.

Extracting Information from Text...And Writing About It! Generating Argument and Informative Text Writing

This hands-on, interactive workshop will engage participants in strategies to help students extract information from text, effectively write for different purposes, and improve their own writing through the revision process. Participants will:
Develop strategies to facilitate student understanding of text.
Practice the planning stages of genre-specific writing using effective templates and text-generating activities.
Learn useful scaffolding strategies for helping students of all abilities to develop effective writing for different purposes.
Discuss the differences between proofreading, revision, and editing and learn best practices to model the revision process.

-CANCELLATION POLICY- Unless otherwise noted, if we receive your cancellation at least 48 hours before the program begins, you will qualify for a full refund. If you do not show up or cancel prior to the 48 hour time frame, you are subject to a $25.00 late cancellation fee. -DISCLAIMERS- CESA 9 will make every effort to accommodate basic dietary restrictions with advance notice. CESA 9 does not assume liability for adverse reactions to food one may come into contact with at a CESA 9 event. To better serve our guests with dietary restrictions, please update the special accommodations section in your MyQuickReg account. By registering for an event with CESA 9, participants agree to grant to CESA 9 and its authorized representatives permission to record digital photos and/or video, of their participation. Participants further agree that any or all of the material photographed may be used, in any form, as part of any future publications, brochure, or other printed materials used to promote CESA 9, and further that such use shall be without payment of fees, royalties, special credit or other compensation. If you do not wish to have your photo or image used, please call the CESA 9 office.