Bringing Characters to Life in Writer's Workshop | Scholastic.com
15 Life-Changing Middle Grade Books Great story + life lesson = 15 middle grade books worth checking out!
Investigating Nonfiction Part 2: Digging Deeper With Close Reading | Scholastic.com
Teaching Paragraph Writing: Transitions - The Teacher Next Door - Creative Ideas From My Classroom To Yours
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One Pagers : Assessment for Higher-order Thinking Skills | Adventures in Teaching One Pagers are great because they encourage creative thinking. There is no "right" answer, there is do specific question the student needs to answer.
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This is cool, but I think a touch too much for 4th graders. Middle school writing, I think.
Don't Write About Your Writing for Middle School (Grades 6-9)