Table of Contents

1. The Tao of Writing Circles
2. The Basics
3. Getting Started
4. Building Community
5. Writeable Moments
6. The Writing Circle Notebook
7. Writing Circle Minilessons
8. Positive Response
9. Enjoyable Ways Kids Can Share Writing with the Whole Class
10. Publishing Circles
11. Smooth Operators: Assessment, Evaluation, and Management
12. Writing Circle Variations
13. Epilogue: The End Is Also the Beginning