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Writer's Workshop for Biliteracy - Illinois

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Mundelein School District 75

Studio 75 - Administrative Building

470 N. Lake St.

Mundelein, IL 60060

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Writer’s Workshop for Biliteracy: Writer’s Workshop is an effective tool for inspiring students to take ownership of their own writing and for engaging students in the process of writing in a wide variety of writing genres. This workshop will model Writer’s Workshop within a biliteracy setting, where students are required to engage in writing in both of the program languages. Participants will review strategies for building students’ oral language in anticipation of writing, planning for rigor in writing instruction, and establishing schedules and routines for writing.

Participants will:

  • Review effective strategies for the development of oracy within the context of writing
  • Describe the components and routines of Writer’s Workshop within a Biliteracy Unit Framework
  • Distinguish between routines, components, and instruction of Writer’s Workshop and describe their purpose in a schedule

Audience:

  • Spanish medium classroom teachers in dual language, two-way immersion, one-way immersion, or transitional bilingual programs of instruction
  • English medium classroom teachers in dual language, two-way immersion, one-way immersion, or transitional bilingual programs of instruction
  • District Level Administrators
  • Campus Administrators (Principals and Assistant Principals)
  • Instructional/Literacy Coaches
  • Reading or Intervention Specialists
  • Support Personnel such as ESL teachers, Gifted teachers (that support students in Biliteracy development)

Level of familiarity:

Deepening Understanding - delving deeper into the practices and elements of teaching for biliteracy


Programs:

This session’s content is applicable to: 80/20 and 50/50 One-Way, Two-Way, Foreign Language Immersion Programs, Transitional Bilingual Education and Maintenance Bilingual Programs

Grade levels: K-8

Language(s): This session will be conducted primarily in English, with some examples in Spanish

A personalized ticked is required for each attendee, so please make sure to have the following information available before beginning the registration process:

  • name
  • district
  • position and grade level
  • type of language acquisition program

Please note that that all sales are final. We only accept on-line payment via credit card. If your distict would like to pay via PO, please contact us at teachingforbiliteracy@gmail.com. Registration is on a first come, first served basis, and will close when the maximum has been reached.

Thank you, and we hope to see you there.

Center for Teaching for Biliteracy Team

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Mundelein School District 75

Studio 75 - Administrative Building

470 N. Lake St.

Mundelein, IL 60060

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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