Step Up to Writing (K-5) Refresher





This training is for teachers who have been previously trained in Step Up to Writing strategies and are currently using the strategies in their classroom. Teachers will revisit effective methods for teaching Step Up to Writing including:

  • Age-appropriate strategies for teaching writing organization

  • Using color coding for constructing sentences, simple paragraphs and generating sentence variety

  • Writing strategies for expository, informative and narrative writing

  • Exploring the connection between the strategies and the CCSS and alignment in grades K-5

Registration will close two weeks prior to training.

Cancellations received two weeks prior to the date of the training are eligible for a refund.

Course Details:
Presenter: MaryJo Verbitsky



September 3, 2019



8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


El Dorado County Office of Education

6767 Green Valley Road, Placerville

Room D-4




Required Materials:
  1. 1 Teacher’s Manual per teacher attending the workshop

  2. Online access code to access digital Teacher Edition and online tools

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