We are almost halfway through our summer of writing, so it’s a perfect time to stop and check-in with one another, touch base, and start thinking forward to the fall when our experiences as writers this summer will begin to touch our teaching of writing. No matter where you are in your 100 Days or […]
#100DOSW18, 3rd Grade Edition (a #100DOSW18 Reflection)
Today’s guest post by Jenifer Pastore (@jeniferpastore) inspires me. Putting together 100 Days of Summer Writing is kind of a lot of work. And Jenifer is doing it by herself. For her 3rd graders. Every time I see one of her slides, I want to stand up and cheer: all kids (and teachers) can do this! Jenifer […]
Choice is Clutch — a #100DOSW18 Reflection
Throughout the summer, we’ll be bringing you stories from teachers who are participating in the 100 Days of Summer Writing! We hope that we can all find inspiration as we hear how this summer writing practice is changing the way teachers and students alike look at the writing process. Our first guest post is from Melissa […]
100 Days of Summer Writing: Twitter Chats
Our friends participating in the 100 Days on Twitter are dying to talk in real time about our experiences so far! So, here is a series of three Twitter chats for 100 Days-ers! The first is THIS SUNDAY, June 3. We’ll talk about our first-week experiences, brilliant ideas for managing the 100 Days, and more! […]
Ideas for Getting Students Involved in the 100 Days of Summer Writing
You can find everything you need for the 100 Days of Summer Writing right here — including the slidedeck, blog posts for teachers using the 100 Days instructions for students, instructions for teachers, a link for registration, and a link to our online community on Facebook! ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Shhhhh … I need to whisper this: I […]
The 100 Days of Summer Writing!!!
It’s here! It’s here! #100DSW18 Slide Deck Welcome to the inaugural 100 Days of Summer Writing! This is a movement for students and teachers alike to use the summer break to build writing muscles and bits of genius through the regular inspiration provided by Notebook Time. THANK YOU to everyone who contributed! And THANK YOU […]
100 Days of Summer Writing: Introducing Notebook Time
You guys: it’s all happening! On Wednesday, we will release our first 100 Days of Summer Writing — a slide deck of 100 slides to inspire writing over the summer, instructions for how to participate yourself, and instructions for how to get your students involved. Over the next two weeks, the writers here at Moving […]
100 Days of Summer WRITING!
Summer reading is part of the school norm — we want ensure students’ engagement over the summer, we want to prevent “summer slide” in literacy. And yet, we tend to ignore writing slide. The Moving Writers staff have been asking: What happens to our writers over the summer? So we are gearing up to share a […]