A Closer Look

Learning More About Our Writers with Formative Assessment

In A Closer Look, Lynne Dorfman and Diane Dougherty provide the tools and strategies you need to use formative assessment in writing workshop. Through Lynne and Diane’s ideas, you will be able to  establish an environment where students will internalize ways that they can assess their own writing and become independent writers.

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In A Closer Look, Lynne Dorfman and Diane Dougherty provide the tools and strategies you need to use formative assessment in writing workshop. Through Lynne and Diane’s ideas, you will be able to  establish an environment where students will internalize ways that they can assess their own writing and become independent writers.

Lynne and Diane share methods for collecting and managing information, and show practical, simple, and concise ways to document student thinking. In th...read more

Getting feedback is just as important as giving it.  In A Closer Look, Lynne and Diane provide tools, anecdotes, and ideas that will support writing teachers of all grade levels.  An engaging read and must have book for teachers who want to see more growth in their students’ writing.

 

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About the Author(s)

Lynne, a native of Philadelphia, received her bachelor's and master's degrees in elementary education, her supervisory certificate in elementary education, her reading specialist certificate from LaSalle University, and her educational leadership doctorate degree from Immaculata University.

Diane Esolen Dougherty lives with her husband in Downingtown, Pennsylvania. She is a graduate of West Chester University and received a Master of Arts degree from Villanova University. While working on her degree at Villanova, she was a research scholar working with professors of English.

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Grade Range: K-6
Media: 160 pp/paper
Available: 09/03/2017
Item No: 1133
ISBN: 978-1-62531-133-7
Hashtag: #CloserLookBook

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