This product weaves together analyzing individual and class sets of student writing with one-on-one student/teacher writing conferences to give you, as the teacher, everything you need to inform your instruction and communicate with parents about student writing.
*An analysis of individual student writing progress recording form and explanation of how to use the form that allows you to see strengths and weaknesses of individual writers in your class and helps you to organize what to teach students in one-on one writing conferences.
*An analysis of a class set of student writing recording form and explanation of how to use the form that allows you to see trends in your class to determine where you should go next in writing workshop with individual, small group, and whole group instruction.
*A detailed explanation with teaching prompts on how to conduct an effective one-on-one writing conference.
*A Writing Conference Quick Guide Helper to walk you through each step of the conference. This is perfect for laminating and keeping with you when conducting conferences as a quick reference.
*A conference tracker recording form to keep on individual students to show progress and allow you to connect one conference to the other over time.
*A conference tracker recording form for the whole class that will allow you to ensure that you meet with each student weekly and see the class as a whole.
Purchase this product to make sure that your Writing Workshop is being taught based on what you're learning about your students through their writing and through writing conferences. Running a Writing Workshop that takes the needs of your current students into account and looking at whole group, small group, and individual instruction will create a classroom atmosphere that challenges and meets the needs of all students.