California Subject Matter Project

Program Details

Program Information

UCMWP: Saturday Workshop Series 2016-2017
Registration:  Open
Program Hours:  28
Cost:  $75.00
Activities:  7
Program Start Date:  September 17, 2016
Program End Date:  April 1, 2017
Seats Available:  14

Sponsored By

California Writing Project (CWP)

Program Location

5200 N Lake Rd
Merced, CA 95343

Program Site

UC Merced Writing Project

Program Contact Information

Nora M. Cole
ncole2@ucmerced.edu
209-381-6559

Website

http://writingproject.ucmerced.edu/

Program Registration

This program is open to all interested teachers.
There are no restictions on registration.

Program Cost: $ 75.00

Brnig purchase order from school or check to workshop

Search Programs

UCMWP: Saturday Workshop Series 2016-2017

About The Program:


UC Merced Writing Project Presents: 2016-17 Saturday Workshop Series
One Saturday each month, beginning this September, the UC Merced Writing Project will host an elite series of workshops that focus on helping educators develop strategies for teaching writing.  


All workshops will have two presenters and topics. 
8am-12pm, Saturdays at UC Merced Campus

Free Parking with the nearest parking in the LeGrand Lot 
Workshop Topics & Schedule Below:

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


Activities (7)

Workshop - September 17

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

September 17, 2016, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - October 15

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

October 15, 2016, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - November 5

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

November 5, 2016, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - January 21

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

January 21, 2017, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - February 25

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

February 25, 2017, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - March 11

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

March 11, 2017, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - April 1

UC Merced Writing Project

 

 

 

Location:

COB 264

,

April 1, 2017, 08:00 am - 12:00 pm