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Beyond Literacy Analysis Read Aloud Podcast

Today on the Heinemann Podcast, a special read aloud from Allison Marchetti and Rebekah O’Dell, co-authors of Beyond Literary Analysis: Teaching Students to Write with Passion and Authority About Any Text.  (continue reading)
Steph George Jun 14, 2018 4:00:00 AM

Finding Writing Topics Your Students Love

In this video, Allison & Rebekah explain how simple it can be to get the creative juices flowing with inspiration from 'analysis in the wild'.  (continue reading)
Frances Lown May 31, 2018 10:57:27 AM

Beyond Literary Analysis: How to Use This Book

This book is for teachers who want to revive the art of analytical writing in their classrooms—from teachers of middle-grade writers who are making their first foray into analytical writing to teachers of experienced twelfth-grade writers who are looking ahead to college where their professors will expect much, much more.  (continue reading)
Steph George Apr 12, 2018 6:39:00 AM

What Does Analysis Look Like in the Real World?

In this video, Allison & Rebekah explain how they've shied away from the bread and butter literary analysis approach, and instead push their students to write with passion and authority about topics they care about, effectively bringing their whole selves to their writing.  (continue reading)
Frances Lown Mar 27, 2018 6:46:00 AM

Classroom Routines to Deepen Passion

Even the most disengaged student is passionate about something, and we can leverage that passion to help nurture their writing life.  (continue reading)
Lauren Audet Mar 20, 2018 7:44:00 AM

The Birth of Beyond Literary Analysis

Allison Marchetti & Rebekah O'Dell firmly believe that analysis is everywhere, and your students can write it.  (continue reading)
Frances Lown Mar 1, 2018 6:42:00 AM

Redefining What Analysis Can Mean For Your Students

By introducing a new definition of text, usher out the dreaded five-paragraph essay and introduce something entirely different that students will want to write.  (continue reading)
Frances Lown Feb 7, 2018 6:02:00 AM

Beyond Literary Analysis Podcast

If you’re tired of boring literary analysis assignments, Beyond Literary Analysis, show how students can write authentic arguments based on their own interests.  (continue reading)
Brett Whitmarsh Feb 2, 2018 5:04:24 PM

Book Talk: Beyond Literary Analysis

Out of the dark tunnel of boring literary analysis assignments, they lead you into a world where students learn to write fresh, compelling, authentic arguments based on their own unique interests.  (continue reading)
Brett Whitmarsh Jan 29, 2018 10:00:00 PM

Where to Find Mentor Texts

Where to Find Mentor Texts  (continue reading)
Lauren Audet Jun 26, 2017 6:47:08 AM

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