Writer's Workshop, similar to Reader's Workshop, is a way of teaching writing using a workshop method. Students have the opportunity to write in a variety of genres, and teachers have the ability to gear their instruction to the specific needs and strengths of individual students. This helps to foster a love of writing.
What does Writer's Workshop look like?
10 minutes - a minilesson describing a skill, strategy or something to work on that day
30 to 60 minutes - independent writing, conferring, guided writing
5 to 10 minutes - sharing
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