We depart from our usual format to announce a book publication! Maggie had the privilege to co-author a book with Lucy Calkins and Shana Frazin for the Reading and Writing Project's Units of Study through Heinemann Publishing. Maggie's book, "Once Upon a Time: Adapting and Writing Fairy Tales," takes you step-by-step through a unit on fairy tales which both engages (who doesn't like a fairy tale?) and instructs (the book is focused on Common Core narrative standards). Here is the cover:
Preview sample chapter!
You can get this book by purchasing the third grade units through the Heinemann website. The entire K-5 series is stunning and supports implementing a variety of writing genres, from detailed lessons to assessment to student work samples. Please feel free to reach out for any questions.
Hope you enjoy!