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GWC 500-29 Conventions and Craft is a Course

GWC 500-29 Conventions and Craft

Ended Dec 7, 2019
1 credit

$45 Enroll

Full course description

Event Sponsor: 

Bismarck Public Schools

Event Contact Name: 

Beth Anderson

Position or Title: 

Classroom Teacher

Event Contact Phone: 

(701) 220-5273

Event Contact Email:

Event Location: 

Miller Elementary

Event Start Date: 

Monday, September 30, 2019

Event End Date: 

Friday, December 6, 2019

Objective and Outcomes: 

School-wide implementation of Conventions and Craft by Linda Hoyt to build essential understandings for grammar, sentence structure and word study.

This resource spans an entire year and is based in the literature using mentor text and supports teachers to gradually release the responsibility of the weekly focus back to the student writer. This course will focus on the first 8 weeks.

Resources/Course Materials: 

Conventions and Craft by Linda Hoyt


PLC summary notes

Evaluation and Evidence of Learning and Application: 

Teacher learners will create a Flipgrid to be shared out in a staff meeting and with other teachers in the district. Teachers will share the growth of their writers throughout the implementation process and will be documented in their PLC summary notes each week.