Super Writer! Mark Diamond's Writing to Command Attention! Workshops
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(and underachieving)


(6-hour small group training with state writing test & sensible laddering of Common Core and North Carolina Essential writing standards, including reasonable Response to Reading Passages & Prompts)


Original, easy and effective Narrative, Persuasive/Opinion/Argumentative and Informative/Explanatory writing methods,
plus writing test prep for elementary and secondary grades,
sensibly aligned with Common Core and North Carolina Essential Standards.


8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

registration/pastries 8:30 a.m. • lunch on your own

Holiday Inn Express Raleigh North - Wake Forest
11400 Common Oaks Drive.
Raleigh, NC 27614

registration + recommended materials: $225
registration only: $195
applications must be submitted one week prior to workshop


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Pictures from a previous workshop event

The Reading–Writing DISconnection

Helping Writers: An Interview with Mark Diamond



• aligned with Common Core State Standards

• writing assessment prep
• narrative, opinion/argumentative/persuasive & informational genres

• responding to text passages

• getting your reader's attention
• Writing's 3 A's: Attitude, Atmosphere, Activities
• taking the worry out of writing
• shortcuts to the 5 steps of writing
• WOW!, POW! and HOW! organizational lines
• Conclusions: The Lasting Impression
• Revising: The Key to Writing Greatness
• easy techniques for revisions with punch
• spelling games and tips
• titles that tease
• motivating with writer's origami
• CLEEB: 5 Tips for Super Oral Presentations