Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum
Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum
Workshop 1: Creating a Community of Writers
Atwell, Nancie. "Cultivating Our Garden." Voices From the Middle 3.4 (November 1996): 47-51.
Atwell, Nancie. In the Middle: New Understanding About Writing, Reading, and Learning. 2nd Edition. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1998. ISBN: 0867093749.
Augsburger, Deborah J. "Teacher as Writer: Remembering the Agony, Sharing the Ecstasy." Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy 41.7 (April 1998): 548-552.
Barbieri, Maureen and Linda Rief, eds. Workshop 6: The Teacher as Writer. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1994. ISBN: 0435088165.
Browlie, Faye and Judith King. Learning in Safe Schools: Creating Classrooms Where All Students Belong. Portland, ME: Stenhouse, 2000. ISBN: 1551381206.
Brunce-Crim, Marna. "What Is a Writing Classroom?" Instructor 101.2 (September 1991): 36-39.
Calkins, Lucy McCormick and Shelley Harwayne. The Writing Workshop: A World of Difference. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1987. ISBN: 043508450X.
Eggemeier, Judith K. "Developing the Craft of Writing in the Sixth-Grade Classroom." Primary Voices 7.4 (April 1999): 23-32.
Elementary Section Steering Committee of the National Council of Teachers of English. The Literate Life: Exploring Language Arts Within a Cycle of Learning. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 1997. ISBN: 0814129765
Finders, Margaret. Just Girls: Hidden Literacies and Life in Junior High. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 1997. ISBN: 0807735604
Fletcher, Ralph. Breathing In, Breathing Out: Keeping a Writer's Notebook. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1996. ISBN: 0435072277.
Fletcher, Ralph and JoAnn Portalupi. Writing Workshop: The Essential Guide. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2001. ISBN: 0325003629.
Fountas, Irene C. and Gay Su Purnell. Guiding Readers and Writers. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2001. ISBN: 0325003106.
Freeman, Marcia. Building a Writing Community: A Practical Guide. 2nd Edition. Gainesville, FL: Maupin House Publishers, 1995. ISBN: 0929895134.
Frost, Helen. When I Whisper, Nobody Listens: Helping Young People Write About Difficult Issues. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2001. ISBN: 0325003521.
Gleeson, Anne and Vaughn Prain. "Should Teachers of Writing Write Themselves?: An Australian Contribution to the Debate." English Journal 85.6 (October 1996): 42-50.
Harwayne, Shelley. Lasting Impressions: Weaving Literature Into the Writing Workshop. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1992. ISBN: 0435087320.
Knowles, Trudy and Dave Brown. What Every Middle School Teacher Should Know. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2000. ISBN: 0325002665.
Langer, Judith A. Effective Literacy Instruction: Building Successful Reading and Writing Programs. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 2002. ISBN: 0814112943.
Manion, Betty Byrne. "Writing Workshop in Junior High School: It's Worth the Time." Journal of Reading 32.2 (November 1988): 154-157.
McIntyre, Ellen, Ann Rosebery, and Norma Gonzalez, eds. Classroom Diversity: Connecting Curriculum to Students' Lives. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2001. ISBN: 0325003327.
Moore, David, Thomas W. Bean, Deanna Birdyshaw, and James A. Rycik. Adolescent Literacy: A Position Statement. Newark, DE: IRA, 1999. Product: 1036-553.
National Council of Teachers of English and the International Reading Association. Standards for the English Language Arts. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 1996. ISBN: 0814146767.
National Council of Teachers of English. Motivating Writing in the Middle School. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 1996. ISBN: 081415287.
Olafson, Lori and Margaret M. Latta. "Expecting, Accepting, and Respecting Difference in Middle School." Middle School Journal 34.1 (September 2002): 43-47.
Phelan, Patricia. "A Classroom Community." English Journal 80.7 (November 1991): 19-31.
Ramsey, Katherine D. "Middle Talk." English Journal 90.5 (May 2001): 127-134.
Ray, Katie Wood with Lester L. Laminack. The Writing Workshop: Working Through the Hard Parts (And They're All Hard Parts). Urbana, IL: NCTE, 2001. ISBN: 0814113176.
Reeves, La Vonda L. "Minimizing Writing Apprehension in the Learner-Centered Classroom." English Journal 86.6 (October 1997): 38-45.
Rief, Linda. Vision & Voice: Extending the Literacy Spectrum. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1998. ISBN: 0325000972.
Rief, Linda. Seeking Diversity: Language Arts With Adolescents. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1992. ISBN: 0435085980.
Rubenstein, Susanne. Go Public: Encouraging Student Writers To Publish. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 1998. ISBN: 0814118623.
Samway, Katharine D. and Denise McKeon. Myths and Realities: Best Practices for Language Minority Students. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1999. ISBN: 0325000573.
Serafini, Frank. The Reading Workshop: Creating Space for Readers. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2001. ISBN: 0325003300.
Strahan, David, Tracy W. Smith, Mike McElrath, and Cecelia M. Toole. "Profiles in Caring: Teachers Who Create Learning Communities in Their Classrooms." Middle School Journal 33.1 (September 2001): 41-47.
Van Horn, Leigh. Creating Literacy Communities in the Middle School. Norwood, MA: Christopher-Gordon Publishers, 2001. ISBN: 1929024428.
Whatley, April and Janda Canalis. "Creating Learning Communities Through Literacy." Language Arts 79.6 (July 2002): 478-487.
Wolfe, Pat and Ron Brandt. "What Do We Know From Brain Research?" Educational Leadership 56.3 (1998): 8-13.
Wolk, Steven. A Democratic Classroom. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1998.