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Writing Class ideas

This is a board full of a variety of writing and language arts ideas! Mainly for 3-5 grades.

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Writing Class ideas

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I love this! Make the focus of spelling on really learning the words not just memorizing the list for a week. Great for any grade! Teaching To Inspire In 5th: Word Study in the Upper Grades

Teaching To Inspire In 5th: Word Study in the Upper Grades

Narrative vs. Expository Writing Anchor Chart

True Life: I'm a Teacher!: Anchor Charts

Vivid Verbs ~ FREE Interactive Notebook Activity & Practice

Vivid Verbs ~ FREE Interactive Notebook Activity & Practice

I think this would be fun for procedural texts. Just show the pictures to the students then they make it and write out their how to essays. Final instructions on how to create an origami eyeball

Blinking Origami Eyeball - Kids Activities Blog

Free! Academic Writing Vocabulary

Academic Writing Vocabulary

A great graphic organizer to introduce a formula for expository writing to your students. Introduce how to help organize an expository essay.

Expository Writing Graphic Organizer Train

Blog post about Narrative Writing: Planning and Modeling Pays Off!

Argument writing anchor chart based on Toulmin Model

FREE Weekly Letter Writing Homework! I have used weekly letter writing with my students for years to encourage a tight-knit classroom and promote writing all year long. I write students a letter on Monday (see samples on pages 7-9) and they respond to me by Thursday (see rubric and expectations on pages 3 and4). I have included monthly topics and ideas to get you started (pages 5-6). Have fun!

FREE Weekly Letter Writing Homework

Blog Post on Paragraph Writing-CLINCHER. Use these effective mini-lesson resources for your own anchor chart AND read about more ideas to go along with it.

Rockin Resources: Paragraph Writing

transition words

using comic strips to teach quotations and dialogue

Young Teacher Love: Writing Dialogue Part 2

❤ FREE ❤ Scattergories: Creative Word Work Game for Kids - Word Work Game, 50+ pages, 3 Skill Levels and ink friendly options

Scattergories: Creative Word Work Game for Kids

Grammar Robots! Parts of Speech Grammar Mosaic- Color By P

FREE Adverb List

FREE Adverb List

show don't tell anchor chart. Some spelling errors on this chart to check first

Figurative Language Mats

The Brown-Bag Teacher: Figurative Language Mats

UNDER THE RUG: This is one sample of amazing pictures for creative story writing (click on "Back to Harris Burdick" for more charcoal drawings.). If you only use one set of picture and lifted line prompts...use these. The resulting stories will amaze you.

62 pers. writing prompts for kids

62 Persuasive Writing Prompts for Kids

40 descriptive writing prompts for elem school

40 Descriptive Writing Prompts for Elementary School

The Poetry Idea Engine Helps Students Create Poems

An entire blog page about different types of poems with videos! AWESOME!!!

Persuasive Sentence Starters~ Use these sentence starters to provide students with persuasive writing practice.

Take a picture of students and have them make a mask for their pictures. Add a straw and have students fill out a dive into summer story. I'm thinking info on fish

2nd Grade Shenanigans: Five for Friday...{Just pretend}

Bright Ideas Blog Hop: Personal Editing Checklists