A look at how I planned WriteShop Book E and organized our writing station.
Decide if you want to plan everything at the beginning of the year, or before each 3 week lesson. I usually assemble most of the supplies at the beginning of the year.
Then at the beginning of each lesson I cut and assemble any necessary pages. I am always afraid I am going to lose pieces so I keep things together until I am ready to teach each lesson.
If you are crunched for time you could do all 3 steps in one night or do one step each night.
Since I used the printed student worksheets and timesaver pack, I was able to prepare for the whole school year in one night! [Read more…]