The snowball writing method is a fun way to teach your students how to write collaboratively. Students write, crumple, and throw. Their stories are continued by another student in the class! #writing #teaching #EnglishLanguageArts
"My school bulletin board for the month. We wrote "I Wish" poems then took pictures like we were blowing a dandelion. We cut them out and pasted them next to a dandelion that we made out of yarn and sticks. The kids loved it."
I'm Done Checklist for When Kids Think They Are Done with Writing
This Main Idea Bag handout is from the unit Main Ideas Using Informational Text by The Teacher Next Door. This handout gives ideas about what to put into a main idea activity bag, whether it is the actual item, a picture or simply a word printed on a card.