Description: Get your students excited and motivated about language arts! In this workshop, you will see how simple techniques can seamlessly integrate reading, writing, and grammar to help your students apply what they are learning. Once your students see how the pieces of language arts work together, you will see their reading and writing soar. Leave with practical teaching strategies and lesson plan ideas that you can use in your classroom right away.
Instructor: Laura Gurley, the owner of The Teachers’ Lounge, has a degree in Elementary Education from St. Louis University. She is an experienced classroom teacher who has worked with children from early childhood through the upper grades. Laura is currently teaching third grade at Visitation Academy and has been a workshop instructor at The Teachers’ Lounge for the past eight years. She enjoys sharing new and practical ideas with our local educators. Laura specializes in getting teachers to “think outside the box” as she shows them how to transform basic teacher tools into spectacular student manipulatives. Her classes are filled with hands-on activities that teachers won’t forget.
Each participant will receive a $10 voucher to use at The Teachers' Lounge.
PD (Profesional Development) Hours: 1.5