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    CCCS is the what. PBL (Project-Based Learning) is the how.
    This short video explains Project Based Learning.
    Changing Education Paradigms
    The Key
    (Excerpt from “Reading in the Disciplines: The Challenges of Adolescent Literacy” [p. 17-18] – Final report from the Carnegie Corporation of New York’s Council on Advancing Adolescent Literacy.)
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    Real-World Writing Purposes (chart)
    1 Topic = 18 Topics (chart)
    Some writing ideas to get you going with daily writing...
    *The key to teaching writing is to write in front of your students. They need to (and will love to) see you wrestle with your own writing. It is all about modeling real writing--not just lists or graphic organizers. In both reading and writing, keep in mind the identification of most important sentence and most important word (a strategy to use, not a standard). Writing is back on the table--for real. :) Kelly Gallagher, California high school teacher, author, and speaker, is on the leading edge of classroom writing. His Twitter is definitely worth following! Here are a few starter ideas from his book, Write Like This:
    Express and Reflect:
    The Bucket List
    The Neighborhood Spot
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    PurposePurpose
    Possible Writing TopicsPossible Writing Topics
    Possible Writing Topics-Express and ReflectExpress and Reflect
    Possible Writing Topics-x3..........................................................................................................................x3..........................................................................................................................
    Possible Writing Topics-Inform and ExplainInform and Explain
    Possible Writing Topics-x 3.........................................................................................................................x 3.........................................................................................................................
    Possible Writing Topics-Evaluate and JudgeEvaluate and Judge
    Possible Writing Topics-x 3.........................................................................................................................x 3.........................................................................................................................
    Possible Writing Topics-Inquire and ExploreInquire and Explore
    Possible Writing Topics-x 3........................................................................................................................x 3........................................................................................................................
    Possible Writing Topics-Analyze and InterpretAnalyze and Interpret
    Possible Writing Topics-x 3........................................................................................................................x 3........................................................................................................................
    Possible Writing Topics-Take a stand/Propose SolutionTake a stand/Propose Solution
    Possible Writing Topics-x 3........................................................................................................................x 3........................................................................................................................
    Kelly Gallagher. 2001. Write Like This: Teaching Real-World Writing Through Modeling and Mentor Texts. Portland, Maine: Stenhouse Publishers.

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    Content. Organization. Structure. Think. Write.
    Real-World Writing Purposes (chart)
    Some writing ideas to get you going with daily writing...
    *The key to teaching writing is to write in front of your students. They need to (and will love to) see you wrestle with your own writing. It is all about modeling real writing--not just lists or graphic organizers. In both reading and writing, keep in mind the identification of most important sentence and most important word (a strategy to use, not a standard). Writing is back on the table--for real. :) Kelly Gallagher, California high school teacher, author, and speaker, is on the leading edge of classroom writing. His Twitter is definitely worth following! Here are a few starter ideas from his book, Write Like This:
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