Learning Opportunity

Writing and Writing Assessments 4-6

Registration closes:
Dec 07, 2023 at 11:00 pm MTN
Webinar will be recorded
Facilitator: Karen Filewych
Date:December 08, 2023
Time:12:30 pm to 2:00 pm MTN
No Charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 24-DD-WET-KF-007-CARC
Focus: Curriculum Implementation and Pedagogy English Language Arts & Literacy

Target Audience

Gr 4-6 teachers

About this Learning Opportunity

Upper elementary students are sometimes reluctant to write. Our assessment practices may unintentionally contribute to this reluctance. Join Karen for this practical session that will address ways to motivate students to write and provide assessment practices which will maintain our students' willingness to take risks and ultimately improve their writing.

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

Karen Filewych

Karen has over twenty-five years of educational experience as an elementary teacher, school administrator, and language arts consultant. She enjoys sharing her passion for literacy with both teachers and students!

In 2007, she completed her Master of Education degree at the University of Alberta with a focus in literacy. During the last few years, her passions for teaching and writing have collided. Her first book, How Do I Get Them to Write?, was published in May of 2017 by... Read more »