Super Writer! Mark Diamond's Writing to Command Attention! Workshops
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(with new College- and Career-Ready writing standards, including Response to Text prompts)


Original, motivational and commanding

narrative, opinion/argumentative/persuasive and informational writing methods,

plus writing assessment prep for elementary and middle grades,

now aligned with new College- and Career-Ready Writing Standards.


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

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


Wingate by Wyndham Greenville Airport
33 Beacon Drive, I-85 at Exit 54
Greenville, SC


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

Writing to Command Attention! provides all paperwork for submission to district renewal coordinators in order to obtain recertification credits.

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Pictures from a previous workshop event

The Reading–Writing DISconnection

Helping Writers: An Interview with Mark Diamond



• aligned with College- and Career-Ready State Writing 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