Category Archives: Writing Power

Tools for Writing

One of the most difficult things about reading students writing is there never seems to be enough detail or explanation. The tools for writing a very specific in Writing Power and the students get a chance to practice them lots. … Continue reading

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Big Ideas

I know it has been a few months since my last reflection online; however I have been very busy with my own studies.  I’m done practicing my own writing for my classes for the next few weeks, so hopefully I … Continue reading

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What Writers Need to Know

I know it has been awhile since I have blogged about my progress in implementing the frame work of Power Writing, so please bare with me as I ramble through what I have done over the last few weeks. The … Continue reading

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Writing like a Reader

Well, I have started using the Power Writing frame work in the classroom.  The first thing we have looked at is writing like a reader.  This process looks at the why we write.  We need to remember as readers we … Continue reading

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Beginning the Exploration of Writing Power in the Classroom

Why use the framework of writing power in my classroom you might ask? Well, I’m in my 9th year of teaching and 3rd year of teaching at the grade 5/6 level. I’m always looking for ways to improve student writing. … Continue reading

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