Saturday Workshop Series 2016-2017

UCMWP: Saturday Workshop Series 2016-2017

SWS 2016-2017

TEACHING WRITING FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS
$75 a Workshop
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Two presenters each Saturday
UC Merced Campus, Room COB 264

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Presentation Topics

SEPTEMBER 17

Beyond the 1st Draft: The Recursive Nature of Revision

Develop Analytical Writing Skills by learning to “Read Art”

 

OCTOBER 15                                      

Narration as a Foundation for Writing Argument

The Power of Choice for Developing Writers

 

NOVEMBER 5

Submerge! Get Your Feet Wet: Conversations with Student Writers

Who’s your Audience? How Audience Shapes Writing

                                                               

JANUARY 21                                      

The Importance of Sensory Description to Enhance Writing                          

Show Not Tell in Writer's Workshop: Fiction & Nonfiction

 

FEBRUARY 25                                    

How Children’s Literature Can Mentor Opinion Writing                                  

Taking the Mystery Out of Argumentation

 

MARCH 11                                          

Hug Your Notebook! A Writer’s Best Friend                                         

I’m Hooked! Developing Leads for Informational Writing

 

APRIL 1                                                

Improving Opinion Writing by Developing Sensory Vocabulary                    

Integrating Writing into the Math Classroom

 

Please come & bring a friend! There is free parking on campus with the closest parking lot being the LeGrand Lot. 

Teachers, student teachers, clinicians, parents who homeschool and anyone interested in developing skills to teach writing are welcome.

We hope to see you there!