Writing groups can be a powerful tool to help students re-see their writing. After successfully using Literature Study Groups, I revised the group roles, fashioned after the 6 Traits, and developed roles for writing groups. Come and experience the power of Writing Groups.
Using Tom Romano's work as a basis for students to research a topic well and then report what they know by composing a paper that combines many genres„poetry, stories, songs, exposition, news writing, dialogue . . .
Using heuristics and the Aristotelian rhetorical triangle, this presentation is a guide to teaching students how to question and rewrite their own draft in between collaborative revision activities. Requires students to bring a piece of writing to the lesson.