Writing Class ideas
This is a board full of a variety of writing and language arts ideas! Mainly for 3-5 grades.
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
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
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
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. Vans, Chris Van, Harri Burdick, Write Prompt, Art, Creative Writing, Illustr, Children Book, Van Allsburg
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 Persuasive Writing Prompts for Kids
40 Descriptive Writing Prompts for Elementary School
The Poetry Idea Engine Helps Students Create Poems
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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 Dive Into Summer Writing, School, First Grade Theme, Summer Write, Summer Activities For Students, First Grade Classroom Theme, Fish Themed Classroom, Fifth Grade Classroom Theme, Ocean Classroom Theme
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