WriteWell

What is the WriteWell© curriculum?

It is a new, carefully sequenced, coherent K–12 writing curriculum designed to meet Michigan writing standards and the Common Core State Standards.

The WriteWell© Curriculum is designed to provide instruction for a Writer's Workshop. A Writing Workshop Model naturally differentiaties to meet the needs of all students. Click to view how MTSS is within WriteWell©.


This summer there were many updates made to continually improve the quality of the WriteWell program:   

  • New anchor papers and rationale for each grade level

  • Revised rubrics and performance task assessments

  • Additonal grammar units

  • Suggested grammar units to do with each Unit of Study

  • Scoring/Grading Checklists and Rubrics added to Units of Study (K-5)

  • Monthly reading/writing lessons

  • Academic Vocbulary added to Units of Study

  • Scope and Sequence K-12 added

  • Revised and edited al existing units, including the Opinion/Argument, Information, Explanatory, and ReadWell units.

 


TEACHERS IN ACTION!

See how St. Clair County Teachers are using WriteWell in their classroom. Click to review these grammar lessons:

Kindergarten 

Grade 2 

Grade 3

Grade 3: Ms. Smith

Grade 9

Grade 10

Grade 10 - Explode the Moment


The WriteWell© curriculum:

  • Aligns with Michigan's Grade Level Content Expectations (GLCEs), Michigan's High School Content Expectations (HSCEs), and the Common Core State Standards
  • Includes prep for State Testing and ACT/MME
  • Provides sound instruction and intense practice in writing
  • Connects reading and writing
  • Engages students and teachers in writer's workshop
  • Provides aligned assessments
  • Can be accessed any time on the Web with a password

SAMPLES:

 

Target! Aim! Score!

What is the Target! Aim! Score! test prep?

Target! Aim! Score! is part of the WriteWell© curriculum. It is designed to prepare your students for success on statewide assessments. 

 

Available now

  • The Target! Aim! Score! test prep is available by subscription, with yearly renewal

Target! Aim! Score! test preparation:

  • Aligns with Michigan's Grade Level Content Expectations (GLCEs) and High School Content Expectations (HSCEs)
  • Includes prep for MEAP and ACT/MME
  • Provides sound instruction and intense practice in writing
  • Connects reading and writing
  • Engages students and teachers in writer's workshop
  • Provides three assessments-beginning-of-year, middle-of-year and end-of-year-aligned to the MEAP and MME
  • Can be accessed any time on the Web with a password

 

 

Order WriteWell©

Online

For more information,
call or e-mail Kris Murphy at (810) 455-4001.


WriteWell©  Implementation Evaluation Research and Results

Overview

 

WriteWell: A White Paper

 

WriteWell© Implementaton and Evaluation Technical Report


Video DocumentClick to view an

informational video

 

Powerpoint DocumentClick to view an informational PowerPoint

 

For more information,
call or e-mail Kris Murphy at (810) 364-8990, ext. 4001

 

PDF DocumentWriteWell/Target Aim Score! reading and materials list

 

 


Need professional development?

WriteWell© and Target! Aim! Score! professional development is available to  purchase for either product. The developers of the Units of Study for grades K–12 will provide in district professional development that is geared to the needs of your teachers. To inquire about fees or for more information contact Kris Murphy at (810) 364-8990, ext. 4001.

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