Targeted Writing Conferences – Professional Development Series

I’m excited to bring you “Targeted Writing Conferences,” the first video in my new ELA Academy professional development series! Click below to watch. If you’d like some guided notes (I’m a little crazy for these – it’s a shameless plug for AVID-style Cornell Notes), then click here to download and print: Guided notes – TWC I … Read more

Essay Basics Pt. 3 – Generating Ideas

Do you or your students sit down to an essay prompt and discover that you have no ideas? Watch this video for some ways to prepare ideas ahead of time: Click here to download the Essay Oasis handout: Essay Oasis Click here to download the Essay Oasis Development handout: Essay Oasis Development I can’t recommend these books … Read more