Writing centre. Samples of what students can work on include: Letter writing List making Story writing Start a Topic book (a book all about topic of student's choice) Comic strips Card making... All materials available for students at one location.
I use this at my writing station for Daily 5. The kids love it! Roll a Story great for teaching how to make interesting elements in a story. Love this for those kids who are stuck on what to write about!
My writers choose this writing center over and over. The specific vocabulary bank helps them brainstorm and enables each child to more successful while writing independently. Mrs. Winter's Bliss blog post