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2019 Conference

May 28–31, 2019

Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center, Framingham MA

MATSOL 2019 Conference Online Program

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From Pictures to Words: Transforming Your Writing Instruction

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 10:30 AM–11:15 AM EDT add to calendar
Session Abstract

Pictures provide a universal language for thinking and expressing ideas. Via lively video, witness firsthand two dynamic multimodal approaches to teaching writing and strengthening language skills that can be integrated across the curriculum. Experience firsthand the power of bringing words and pictures together. View impressive research findings. 

Session Type

Practice-Oriented Presentation (45 minutes)

Topic Strand

Reading, Writing and Literacy

Education Sector
PK-12 Education
Teacher Preparation/Education
PK-12 Focus
Lower Elementary
Upper Elementary
Middle School
Summer/After-school Programs
Newcomer Programs
SLIFE Programs
Dual Language Programs


Beth Olshansky, Center for the Advancement of Art-Based Literacy, Durham, New Hampshire
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