The focus of this week’s Big Fresh is Celebrating Writers. Bitsy Parks joins the podcast.
Each week Choice Literacy shares the Big Fresh newsletter with a round-up of features around a key topic in literacy education. You can find the February 26, 2021 issue here.
00:30 Lead Essay by Ruth Ayres
03:48 Classic Classroom Content
06:17 Bitsy Parks Interview
27:27 Free for All
29:01 Leaders Lounge Content
Free for All
The Choice Literacy Book Club! Christy Rush-Levine selected an Own Voices middle grade fantasy novel for the February read. This is free for all! Follow along on the site of with #ChoiceLiteracyBookClub.
Sharing Writing in a Class Celebration: Ruth Ayres shares her best tips for sharing writing in a class celebration.
Writing Share Structures: Katrina Edwards moves her first-grade class out of a rut with writing shares by introducing several new options.
Author to Author Website: Matt Glover talks with Lester Laminack about the importance of a relationship that allows writers to be vulnerable in the revision process.