NO SOURCES ARE NEEDED. THE DIGITAL AND WRITING PORTFOLIOS CANNOT BE DONE IN MICROSOFT WORD. THEY MUST BE DONE USING PBS LEARNING MEDIA. WEEBLY OR OTHER DIGITAL MEDIA PLATFORMS.
NO PAGES NEED TO BE WRITTEN.
RDLT 544 Projects
Writing Instructional Resources Rubric
Candidates will locate materials for supporting effective writing instruction in a balanced literacy program across all levels. They will prepare an organized file of resource materials that include instructional strategies and activities, Internet resources, and other materials. Resources should be appropriate for use with students of diverse backgrounds and abilities.
There must be a minimum of 3 sections categorizing the portfolio. Sections/categories may include writing prompts, mentor texts, author resources, publishing possibilities, graphic organizers, etc. Each section/category will include 3-4 artifacts (minimum 10 artifacts total).
You will also prepare a 1-page overview/description of the writing portfolio. The 1-page overview will describe how the resources will help guide your writing instruction for diverse students.
NEGOTIATONS: Project-aligned, inclusive, or inquiry-guided.
Orients viewer to the portfolio and describes how the resources will help guide your writing instruction for diverse students
Orients viewer to the portfolio OR mentions how the resources will help guide your writing instruction for diverse students
Missing or confusing overview
Materials for supporting effective writing instruction in a balanced literacy program include black line masters, instructional strategies and activities, internet resources, and other materials. Choice of materials reflects understanding of foundational theories and effective literacy instruction. Materials are designed to meaningfully support student learning.
Materials for supporting effective writing instruction in a balanced literacy program include a variety of types and formats. Materials are designed to meaningfully support student learning.
Materials selected lack variety and/or do not reflect thoughtful, meaningful support for student learning.
Considerations for all materials to be counted above:
Range of Materials
Resource materials are appropriate for a wide range of levels (Reading Specialist candidates will have materials appropriate for levels K-12)
Resource materials represent a range of levels.
Resource materials are limited in levels represented.
Support for Diversity (25%)
Resource materials include appropriate materials for use with students of diverse backgrounds and abilities, including language differences.
Some materials include adaptations for diverse learners.
Consideration/appropriateness for diverse learners is inadequate or missing.
Descriptions and materials are well organized and free of errors. Blacklines or examples are clear and copy-ready.
Descriptions and materials are well organized and free of errors.
Disorganization is evident and/or errors detract from the professional quality of resource materials.
The purpose of this assignment is to help you create a digital portfolio of ideas, resources, and reflections on new literacies today. You may choose to create your “digital educational identity” as a public presence or private. Either way, you will get to use technology tools to read, write, and engage with that very technology.
o Create a digital portfolio using a multimedia application—either online or using an application/software
· Examples: One Note, Evernote, Weebly, PBS Learning Media, Pinterest, or other blog platform, wiki
o Create a resources section on your platform. These should have some system of organization and include at least 6 of the following 9 categories. Each category should have at least 3 hyperlinked resources with a brief (2-3 sentences) introduction/annotation:
1. Word Recognition
4. Vocabulary/Word Study
5. Writing (this section should have 10 resources categorized into 3 sections)
6. Reading and Writing in the Disciplines
7. Motivating Reluctant Readers and Writers
8. Book Tie In (Students will choose a book they teach in their class or a book they like and find resources that would support themes and concepts within that book as paired passages or multimedia components.)
9. Ways to use technology (the following are some different kinds of resources you could include in this section)
· Transforming learning with technology
· Developing curriculum with technology
· Teaching information literacy and digital citizenship
· Fostering online learning with websites and apps
· Exploring problem solving with software, apps, and games
· Communicating and collaborating with social media
· Expressing creativity with multimedia technologies
· Promoting success for all students through technology
· Engaging students in performance assessment and reflective learning
o Blog/respond about using various (2-4) Web 2.0 tools
· Creating a blog/weebly/Evernote/OneNote
· Fill RSS feed blog reader
· Create a Twitter account
· Follow a Twitter meet up
· Use Google hangouts
· Create your own class wiki of resources
· Sign up and take a webinar on technology
· Use QR codes for educational purposes
· Sign up for podcasts/vodcast
· PDF annotation
· Online interactive whiteboards
· Try an online brainstorming/mind mapping applications
· Take a virtual field trip
· Explore/sign up for a MOOC or online course
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