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Developing Ideas

Part of the Classroom Connections series | Duration: 46:58 | Grades 2-4

About this session

Watch how Kristina Smekens demonstrates innovative and memorable strategies for students to add depth and detail within their own writing. Featuring two full-length mini-lessons executed in second and fourth grade classrooms, this video offers ways to develop ideas through revision and elaboration in first drafts.

GRADES 2-4
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline47 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Intro- Define the goal
  • Develop ideas via revision
  • Address the Pre-Write

About this session

Watch how Kristina Smekens demonstrates innovative and memorable strategies for students to add depth and detail within their own writing. Featuring two full-length mini-lessons executed in second and fourth grade classrooms, this video offers ways to develop ideas through revision and elaboration in first drafts.

GRADES 2-4
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline47 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Intro- Define the goal
  • Develop ideas via revision
  • Address the Pre-Write