Motivating and engaging students in their writing is always an ongoing challenge for teachers.Teachers are also often looking for ways to differentiate and provide good models for writing.In this episode, literacy expert Sharon Callen talks about the power of using mentor texts, including:

  • How to do a routine for using Quick Writes with a mentor text
  • How it is done in practice
  • How to choose a mentor text
  • How to connect reading and writing
  • Great tools and resources

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