Redesigning Writing Units Webinar: Practical and Engaging Teaching Practices for Opinion/Argumentation
Join writing expert Kathy Tuchman Glass for a one-hour webinar on instructional practices and strategies for opinion/argumentation in grades 4–10. Find effective and engaging ways to guide students in honing the skills necessary to master this type of text.
Coauthor of The New Art and Science of Teaching Writing, Kathy will cover an array of topics, including how argument differs from persuasion, characteristic elements of opinion and argumentation, assessment tasks, student checklists, and argument rubrics. Within her discussion, she will touch on some hands-on strategies that can appear in all lessons for teaching writing. Leave the webinar with a host of tools you can implement, as well as resources to share with colleagues.