Using Quotes in the Classroom - One Stop Teacher Shop
The Best Part of Me Writing Activity
Writing a Personal Narrative- 8 videos to lead students through the writing process; brainstorming all the way to publishing!
iTeach Fifth: 5th Grade Teaching Resources: Keeping a Writer's Notebook in the Intermediate Classroom
Writing ideas or maybe do one at the beginning of the school year, and one at the end to show the change in their ideas and thoughts
Facebook All About Me Back to School Activity from MskcPotters Magical Shop on TeachersNotebook.com - (1 page) - Facebook All About Me
...except that I think a majority of these are at the high school level (CCSS probably says otherwise!)
These writing ideas are perfect for keeping parents involved. Get parents involved in the writing process, writing portfolios, and even writing homework! (I love this idea for writing homework!)
Paragraph writing can be tough to teach. Read about how this teacher teaches paragraph structure in upper elementary. I LOVE the freebie!!
These middle school music writing prompts can be used with kids of all ages, but your junior highers should especially enjoy them.