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Creating an CCS Aligned Non-Fiction Reading and Writing Unit:
Using Matt Glover Writing Unit Planning Template
Close Reading Strategies from
Chris Lehman/Kate Roberts “Falling in Love with Close Reading” lenses
Regan Wensnahan, Instructional Coach, Giddens School
Andrea Smith, past Literacy Coach Seattle Schools, & currently Educational Consultant
Audience: K-8 educators ( teams highly recommended) , coaches and administrators
***Resources for session:
***Please bring 2-3 books to begin a text set on a non-fiction topic of your choice (science, social studies, math, technology etc)
Bring samples of students non -fiction writing and reading responses
Create a sample non- fiction writing piece to use as classroom model ( You might want to align this to your text set topic)
Door Prizes : Drawing for copies of Glover, Lehman/Roberts, & Beers books and several text sets. Teams from schools get double tickets for drawing!!