Writing with Mentor Texts
Ready to help your students become more proficient writers? This online standards-based course is designed to help Grades 6-12 teachers gain an understanding of the nature of mentor texts and how they can successfully incorporate mentor texts with students. Discover a variety of mentor text resources, how to organize mentor texts for effective instruction, how to use texts throughout the writing process, and how to address Common Core writing standards. The course text includes writing instruction theory as well as practical ideas and strategies for effectively utilizing mentor texts.
NOTE: Required textbook must be purchased separately.
This course is applicable towards the English Language Arts Teaching Certificate.