The Academic Literacy Project Grades K-3 for Year 2
Participants is a two-part series.
first training will be facilitated by Dr. Anita Archer. The focus will be on writing strategies. Dr. Archer will present strategies that
encourage teachers to implement shorter and more frequent writing opportunities
for students in all content areas. The presentation will also focus on
providing opportunities to respond to text through writing as well as
discussion. Dr. Archer will incorporate
text dependent analysis strategies to help students prepare for the revised ELA
Dr. Archer will model strategies and share
examples of how teachers and schools across the country are increasing student achievement
through writing. Participants will have the opportunity to experience and
practice the strategies throughout the training.
Adolescent Literacy Project goals
are to become familiar with and implement research-based literacy strategies
that will increase student achievement for adolescent learners. The 2-day training will be based on the
following research-based recommendations:
- Provide explicit vocabulary instruction
- Provide direct and explicit comprehension strategy instruction
- Provide opportunities for extended discussion of text meaning and interpretation
- Increase student motivation and engagement in literacy learning
|Location||Conference Rooms B & C - North Wing
November 15, 2017
|Prerequisites||Participants must be from a registered ALP project school
|Audience||K-3 Grade Teachers in Academic Literacy Project
|Distance Learning||No, this section can NOT be taken via distance learning.
|Lunch||Yes, lunch is provided.
|Students||No, student support is NOT enabled for this section.
|Extra Credit||No, this section can NOT be taken for college credit.