Susan Lipskin

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True Colors

The final days of the 2014-2015 school year are approaching, signifying the end of a two year stint with my now soon to be middle schoolers. These …

Middle School

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Picture Book as Mentor Texts for all 6 Traits!

Mentor Texts: Picture Book Lessons, Grades 3-12 <b><br>demonstration lessons shared at the NNWP's teacher workshops</b><p>Have you seen WritingFix's complete …


The Writing Thief: Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Craft of Writing

It's been said that good writers borrow while great writers steal. Writing thieves read widely, dive deeply into texts, and steal bits and pieces …

Reflect or Refract: Top 3 Tips for the Reflective Educator

<i>Post written by Barry Saide and Jasper Fox, Sr.</i><p>The dictionary definition of reflection states that reflection is light bouncing off a flat plane and …