Teaching Writing

Teaching Writing

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Cute idea for the first week of school.

Simply 2nd Resources: back to school


Creative Writing Day 10: About Me Fingerprint. This is so cool...but it may be a little hard to do for 100+ students...

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Photo prompts for journals - what a great site!

writing prompts


Printable for Writer's Notebook covers

Free File Sharing and Storage made Simple.


Life... as I know it: Whole-Class Journaling -- FREE-- whole-class journal prompts (simply print and glue on a notebook): Love this idea. One per table (shared between both classes); each kid @ table responds to the same "get to know you"/"would your rather..." prompt throughout week; kids get to read each other's responses.

Life... as I know it: Whole-Class Journaling


End of the Year Writing Activity-I love it! Burnished crayon art with a paragraph about what they are most excited for about summer! Love it!

Third Grade Love: End-of-the-Year Linky Party


10 Common Writing Mistakes

10 Writing Mistakes [Infographic] – Which ones are you making?


Writing Goals chart - add to it as you teach new concepts. The bottom pocket has a reflection sheet that students attach to a writing piece to prove they met the goal. This is completed before they move their clip to a new goal.

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No Excuses Writing

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Bucket list of what kids want to do this summer. Sprinkle real sand on the top. The handle is 3D. Add student photo on the shovel.#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

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Pinner says: "This is the CUTEST writing assignment EVER!!! I did this a few years ago and their ideas of my secret life were hilarious!"

Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: My Teacher's SECRET Life!


Creative Writing Prompts (1st-3rd) - 32 fun writing prompts to use at any time of the year.

Creative Writing Prompts (1st-3rd)


Idioms "I have...Who has?" Game that the kids LOVE to play and will ask to play again. MAKE LEARNING FUN! $

IDIOMS! - TeachersPayTeachers.com


FREE Paragraph of the Week: Writing Prompt activities } Narrative, Opinion, Informational. FREE

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What Do Teachers Do in the Summer? This would be a great end of the year writing activity!

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$ On sale for $1 until May 3rd! This interactive notebook is filled with 600+ words to help students write more descriptively. Use them as reference cards by printing onto colorful paper OR use them as an INB... you choose!

#UGMAPPRECIATES Boring Words Interactive Notebook & Reference Cards


Literacy & Math Ideas: Freebie! Hog Dog With Everything On It: A Fun Way to Get Students To Elaborate About Their Thinking

Literacy & Math Ideas: Freebie! Hog Dog With Everything On It: A Fun Way to Get Students To Elaborate About Their Thinking


Rejection letters are funny | Tracey Baptiste

Rejection letters are funny


This blog post includes helpful teaching tips and free task cards to help students vary their sentences.

Literacy & Math Ideas: Vary Sentence Structure


Cool Country Report: Fill-in Poster. Introduce a different culture and help strengthen your child's writing skills, all at the same time! This is another example of the AMAZING free resources at the Scholastic site.

Cool Country Report: Fill-in Poster


Revising (ARMS) & Editing (COPS)

Writers Workshop: Revising (ARMS) & Editing (COPS)


Need to make one of these!

The Superlative Six


I would use this worksheet for narrative writing prompts for students. Before printing, I'd add "We all have fun stories to tell. Write to tell a story about...Select a topic below." at the top of the page and make copies from that.

Personal Narrative Writing Prompts


How to write stories, letters, journals, research reports and poems - Writer's Toolbox

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Literacy Math Ideas: Freebie! Hog Dog With Everything On It: A Fun Way to Get Students To Elaborate About Their Thinking

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