Read the following texts:*
Launching the Writing Workshop (3-5) Sessions VII pp. 69-82 and Session IX pp. 93 - 102
Raising the Quality of Narrative Writing (3-5) Session XII pp. 137 - 146
Breathing Life Into Essays (3-5) Session XVI pp. 195 - 208
The Craft of Revision Session X pp. 74 - 82
*Although 3 of the texts are from the Grades 3-5 units, they are valuable to all teachers. K-2 teachers may choose whether or not to read them for this block.