ILASCD Journal

Summer 2016

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Another school year has come and gone. Again, the educators throughout Illinois have inspired creativity, challenged the intellect and roused the inquisitive mind. The physical actions of writing have a direct effect on the creative process and vice versa. The articles contained within this Journal will provide you with knowledge and insight that we believe will have a cause and effect to your daily practice. To the extent the information contained within these pages will inspire you; I know we share in the common pursuit of inspiration for all. As it pertains to reading and writing, the summer often provides all of us an opportunity to devote a little more time to reading our favorite novel, writing a few extra entries into a journal, or venturing outside our comfort zone and writing an article for Illinois ASCD. If there is one thing that I have come to know as an educator in my many years, it is that we are a A Letter from the President Quick Links 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SUCCESSFUL ASSESSMENT VIDEO SERIES 8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .HOT TOPIC 16 . . . . . . . . . . WHOLE CHILD 25 . . . . . . . . . BOOK REVIEWS 32 . . . TEACHER EXCHANGE 34 . . . . . . . INCORPORATING WRITING IN STEM 40 . . . . . . GOOD COMPARE- CONTRAST ESSAYS 51 . . . . . DEVELOPMENTALLY APPROPRIATE WRITING 60 . . . . . . . . . IF I KNEW THEN 66 . . . . . . . . EVENTS REPORT 68 . . . . UPCOMING EVENTS Doug Wood, President dwood@bcsd5.org SUMMER 2016 | VOLUME 62 | NUMBER 2 | PAGE 3

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