UWHS Sample Teaching Materials

Sample Syllabi 

Below are sample syllabi from various UWHS teachers. For contact information, email one of the UWHS English liaisons. 

Sample Syllabus (Emily Ehrlich)

Sample Syllabus (Rachelle Horner)

Sample Calendar (Rachelle Horner)

Sample Sequences 

Below are examples of sequences from various UWHS teachers. For contact information, email one of the UWHS English liaisons. 

Sample Sequence 1 (Emily Ehrlich)

Sample Sequence 2 (Emily Ehrlich)

Sample Sequence (Rachelle Horner)

Sample Sequence (Stephanie King)

NEW: Sample Sequence - Race and Equity (Stephanie King) 

Sample Sequence and Calendar (Kirsten Anderson)

Lesson Plans, Activities, Prompts, Handouts

The following collection of resources is designed to help you teach students the skills necessary for composition.

- Materials Organized by Topic

a note on borrowing materials: These materials are yours to draw from, so please don't hesitate to adapt these documents for your course in whatever ways you wish. 

a note on contributing materials: This resource is designed to be dynamic, to be updated and augmented over time. If you have documents or preferred practices that aren't represented here that you'd like to contribute, please send them to Alex Smith (avsmith5@uw.edu). Thanks in advance for helping us continue to improve this resource!

a note on accessing EWP materials: Remember, the resources on this page are created exclusively by UWHS teachers. The EWP website also contains an archive of resources created by EWP writing instructors on campus. Be sure to explore both archives for a range of lesson plans, activities, and handouts.