Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Essential Elements of a Writing Workshop

Chapter 2: Self-Directed Writers: The Third Essential Element of a K-5 Writing Workshop

Chapter 3: Creating Physical Environments That Kids Can Easily Navigate

Chapter 4: Managing the Writing Workshop to Support Self-Directed Learning

Chapter 5: The Role of Scaffolded Instruction in Creating Self-Directed Writers

Chapter 6: Planning a Yearlong Curriculum That Emphasizes Self-Directed Learning

Chapter 7: Planning Units of Study That Create Self-Directed Learners

Chapter 8: Designing Focus Lessons, Conferences, and Shares for Self-Directed Learning