W- Writing To Learn

I- Inquiry

Collaboration

  • Collaboration is teamwork with shared responsibility, sharing of ideas, information, and opinions, and formal/informal discussion. Students who collaborate work together toward a common goal, develop positive interdependence, work in focused study groups, and support the learning of others.

Organization

  • Organization is managing materials, planning, prioritizing, and strategically controlling your learning responsibly. Students who organize develop and use processes, manage their time well, interact with their teachers, use self-direction and self-evaluation.

R- Reading To Learn

  • Reading is gaining meaning, understanding, and knowledge from print and other media, purpose driven, and interactive. Students who read understand text structures, use prior knowledge and make connections to text, self, and the world, make predictions and ask questions, and create visual images as they read.