I’m so excited to be starting my fourth year of teaching! It has flown by.
This year writing across the curriculum has become a major topic at my school. Here are a few ways I have decided to integrate writing in a meaningful way!
The younger students will use this form for listening. I have seen many varieties of this on line and used the ideas to develop my own. It is a simple way to get them thinking about the music we are listening to and doing a simple pre-writing assignment. What do you hear
As students begin to write more in their classes they will begin using a simple large line paper with a box for them to draw a picture. During the writing portion of the lesson we will listen to music and write together at first. Later in the year the students will be expected to write on their own.
If you have any other suggestions on integrating writing in meaningful ways please post them below!