We all have resistant writers in our classrooms. This is a fact of teaching life. In the video below learn 13 different ways that you can help resistant writers become much more motivated. Not all of these ways will work. You need to try different combinations with different students until you’ve found the key to unlock your students’ motivation! Below the video, you will find some more resources related to this topic.

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  1. THANK YOU THANK YOU for this! My confidence was waning since I embarked on a journey to do both reading and writing workshop at the MS level. Your words of encouragement and concrete ideas have invigorated me! THANK YOU!

    • Aimee, I so appreciate you taking the time to let me know how this post has helped you! It means so much to me:) So…THANK YOU!


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