We saw this massive workbench in the Fort George workshop. It must have been 15' long with a massive vise on the front left leg. Not sure how old it is because this fort was rebuilt but this definitely shows signs of age and use.
Use this growing Writing Checklist to create indepedent writers during Writing Workshop! Begin with just one item on the checklist, and use the corresponding paper with that same checklist item at the top. Continue to add items and change papers, as the year progresses!