Nonfiction-Inspired Poetry: A Creative Writing Assignment
A creative writing assignment for poetry inspired by nonfiction sources #highschoolela #poetry
Creative Writing Assignment: Writing Poetry in Response to Nonfiction
Incorporate nonfiction in your poetry lessons, or poetry in your nonfiction lessons. This creative writing assignment is sure to engage students and encourage them to respond meaningfully and thoughtfully. #highschoolela #creativewriting #poetry
Teaching and Assessing Creative Writing in High School
Creative writing can be taught effectively in high school. In this post, read our interview with Language Arts Classroom, in which she shares her best advice for teaching creative writing in high school. #creativewriting #highschool
Today my students participated in our first-ever escape room. It. was. amazing. I think it's always a good sign when students are on their feet readi
5 Poetry Activities Students Love
Meaningful and engaging poetry activities for secondary ELA; blog post from Teachwriting.org #poetrylessons #middleschoolela
Warm up your winter with poetry analysis! Students analyze 12 winter poems on a variety of reading levels so you can customize this activity to fit your needs! Authors include Frost, Dickenson, Bronte, Updike, Dunbar, Akhmatova, Lawson, Stevenson, Williams, and more! Full text of all poems included, as well as a writing assignment, 2 grading rubrics, and CCSS included!
Practical Tips to Grade Writing Faster (Keep the Quality & Maintain Your Sanity
Need inspiration and ideas for introducing spoken word poetry to your middle and high school students? In this post, you'll find great slam video clips and related creative prompts to help you engage students in writing their own slam poetry.