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Friday, February 8 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Becoming Sentence Acrobats - Tools for Composing Effective Sentences

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Do your students use repetitive sentence structures because they don’t have the tools to make their sentences more interesting and lively? Help your students understand that adding sentence variety to writing will give it life and rhythm, and learn how to teach sentence fluency in a way that transfers into student writing. This session will focus on the following areas: using strong verbs to breathe life into sentences; varying sentence beginnings; varying sentence structures; and how to actively engage students in learning sentence composing tools. This session is suitable for Gr. 4- 12 teachers.

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Blanche Lamont

other, Rainbow Literacy
Literacy expert Blanche Lamont has offered literacy workshops to thousands of teachers locally, provincially, and at international conferences. She addresses literacy instruction in a manner easily accessible to beginning and experienced teachers alike. She is the author of Mentoring... Read More →



Friday February 8, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm
Shaw CC: Salon 13/14 9797 Jasper Ave
  • Room Details Workshop Max Capacity - 48
  • Grade Focus General
  • Tags English

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