Building a Poem Writing Notebook Anchor Chart, Reading and Writing the Language of Poetry Unit Resources, Notebook Charts, Large Anchor Charts/Slides for Teaching, Revision Checklists, Rubric
Writing Spreadsheet - 8-stage plot structure with sample scenes and word counts. This formula is based partly on Dan Wells's 'Story Structure'. It's outlined in non-chronological order, and makes it very easy to see how multiple main characters and subplots interweave.
Literary Devices. INCIDENTAL COMICS: "Thanks to all my high school English teachers for providing the deeply ingrained knowledge behind this comic." http://www.incidentalcomics.com/2011/11/literary-devices.html
INCIDENTAL COMICS: Story Structures by Grant Snider
Best Writer’s Block Infographics - 7 Ways To Overcome Writer’s Block
Words in a story
15 Most Common Errors in Student Writing
Writing is a rollercoaster! Are you ready to ride?
Seven Most Useful Writing Apps for Authors
The Makings of a Great Story
fairy tale elements anchor chart
8 Somewhat Unusual Screenwriting Tips That May Help Kickstart and Maintain Your Creativity..... This blog is AMAZING!
atiazita: Creio nos anjos que andam pelo mundo
This authentic assessment allows students to choose from 6 different projects as a culminating activity to "The Giver" by Lois Lowry! Each project includes writing, artwork, and a huge amount of creativity, making this a beautiful addition to student portfolios! Grading Rubric, Learning Objectives, Teaching Tips, and Common Core Standards all included. $9.60
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights as seen by Elyx by unitednations via slideshare
Why I teach the way I teach.
Writing prompts for students! Free! ....Follow for "too-neat-not-to-keep" fun & free teaching stuff :)
More good books to read like Divergent! My reading list has grown!
10 Reasons Nonreaders Don't Read — and How to Change Their Minds - excellent article. EXCELLENT!
Fun creative writing- characters you need for an epic tale by tom gauld. students choose one, three, ten -- then write!
How to Write an Essay Like the Pros (Infographic)