Reading, Writing, & Math Workshop K-12 – Theory and Practice – January 2015

Great to see everyone back in 2015.  Great discussion today around workshop and connecting that with the Common Core State Standards.

Great questions to help bring everyone to a higher level of understanding in workshop instruction.  We also had some in-depth conversation on connecting workshop instruction with the Gradual Release model.

Don’t forget you can the access the presentation at

A Visual of Workshop – Here is a video of what a workshop classroom could look like.  Try to find the Mini-Lesson, Student Work Time, and the Reflection.

Homework for next Session: Please come prepared to continue on how “workshop” is working in your classroom and read the following:

Math Sense – Chapter 3 p. 33-43
Not This But That: No More Independent Reading without Support – Section III