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peer-review strategy for writing

Peer Editing Classroom Freebies Too: Love this idea! Just change "writer" to "artist" for an art critique. -- This is a great activity to grab the students attention and allow them to use critical thinking by engaging in peer-collaboration.

I would have this hanging on my wall so that students can see what they need to work on instead of the teacher reminding them everything. I think students would enjoy this because it is a good see where they are and what they need to work on when they write. Also if a student is stuck on one thing another student can help them

25 Awesome Anchor Charts For Teaching Writing

words by perdita

Mini-lesson - other words for said/what is an adverb? (display difference on SmartBoard) ML - adjective/adverb hearts I previously pinned

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Transition words for narrative writing are different than those used for expository writing. I would do a mini lesson on narrative transition words, and I would have students keep this in their writing folders as a reference source.

Writing partners can...

Writing Partners Anchor Chart - Great, especially if you take the time to do a writer's workshop in your classroom!

COPS method for #editing or revising

Grade Thoughts: Writers Workshop: Revising (ARMS) & Editing (COPS) Easier than CUPS. Some graders might not understand what usage (U) means.

Said is dead...  Alternatives to the word sai

Funny pictures about The word 'said' is dead. Oh, and cool pics about The word 'said' is dead. Also, The word 'said' is dead.

Hooty's Homeroom: Rate Your Writing Chart.

A great visual rubric. It is so important for students to see models! Using a rubric scale to compare weak and strong writing models is a great way for students to begin to reflect on their own writing!

Good to glue on front flap of writing folder or post it at your writing center! I would want to change the wording for high schoolers but I like the idea!

Kindergarten Writing Reminders Good to glue on front flap of writing folder or post it at your writing center! I would want to change the wording for high schoolers but I like the idea!

First Grade, Common Core needs to be able to write an opinion piece!!  Opinion Writing sentence starters

Opinion Writing

Opinion sentence starters- I would create a chart displaying these sentence starters for opinion writing pieces, then refer to these when modeling how to write an opinion piece. Students could use these to start their opinion writing piece.

"Would You Rather" writing prompts. (You will need to copy, paste and print because this link is broken.)

Would You Rather?

"Would You Rather" writing prompts. (You will need to copy, paste and print because this link is broken.) Great ice breaker, too!

Teacher Resources — MRS. LONDON

An acronym for teaching your students how to properly incorporate citations into their writing. Perfect for English teachers at the middle school or high school level. Print out the poster and hang it up in your room!