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Minnesota Writing Project.Center for Writing's home page.

Expanded demonstrations

Writing activity example from a session with Alison McGhee; Shirley Durr, 2003.

More than Frosting: Revising Writing with Students: Packet of revision questions and practice activities that can be used with students. Includes a two-page bibliography of resources and a list of reflective questions for instructors. Deb Kruse-Field, 2002 (.pdf)

Skywriting and Conducting a Writing Group: Stephen Smarjesse's lesson illustrates the use of an interesting prompt, observation, and thinking time, gives writing samples, and includes a movie in which he discusses the role of peer conferencing. 2002.