Welcome to the Eastern Hancock wiki!

This site contains resources and links on literacy and the teaching of writing





Writing Fix--Home of Interactive Writing Prompts
Writing Fix

Northwest Education Link to Sample Papers, Scoring practice, etc
Education Northwest


Bakersfield CA Sample Papers
Bakersfield CA resources

Anne Ruggles Gere Writing on Demand resources
Writing on Demand resources


Read Write Think --NCTE
Read Write Think


New York Times Learning Network
NYTimes Learning


Pearson Reading Comp Examples
Pearson Reading Comprehension Examples

Depth of Knowledge (DOK)
IDOE DOK Examples

PPT on Synthesis



Scores-to-grade conversion chart


Sample Papers for Scoring Practice


Elements of Effective Writing Instruction, Carnegie Research


Traits of an Effective Reader, NWREL Research



Frequently Asked Questions about Level 1 Writing.
This will be updated as more questions come in!



Link to various lessons for reading/writing.
For ideas such as Text Rendering, click on "Resources," then on "Protocols"
National School Reform Faculty

PPT for Jan 3, 2011



WTL Strategy Notes Organizer



WTL Strategies to Try Organizer



NCTE: 10 Myths about Student Writing



PPT for Dec 14



Recommendations for EH



An annotated bibliography of professional books.



A link to the Writing Proficiency Project: Oakland CA and the NWP
Oakland Writes


A link to the PDF Document "Writing Next" listing research-based effective teaching strategies for adolescent writers
Carnegie Report "Writing Next"



A link for resources relating to Adolescent Literacy
Ad Lit


Handouts for Dec 14, 2010 workshop


















A Prezi on teacher accountability & how to respond to it