Writing Class ideas

This is a board full of a variety of writing and language arts ideas! Mainly for 3-5 grades.

Writing Class ideas

  • 736 Pins

Capture your reluctant writer's interest with six new Minecraft writing prompts that encourage descriptive, narrative, and informative writing. - pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Welcome to WriteShop


help students to become more accountable and responsible for their learning during Writer's Workshop with "writing goal" clip chart

Pinned from

Awesome Writing Mini Lesson- DARE to revise by recording yourself reading your rough draft!

Writing Mini Lesson #23- Revising a Narrative Essay


25 Ways to Make Writing Fun | This Reading Mama

Pinned from

Improve Writing with QR CODES: This blog post includes step by step directions along with a video tutorial on how to implement QR codes to motivate your students to provide quality writing assignments.

Improve Writing with QR CODES


Freebie included...What the Teacher Wants!: Writing Conferences

What the Teacher Wants!: Writing Conferences


writer's craft (image only)

Pinned from

Free Classroom Poster: Parts of a Paragraph - Classroom Posters & Charts - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet.

Free Classroom Poster: Parts of a Paragraph


I like this idea of a checklist for mini-lessons. We could come up with ideas for all mini-lessons at the beginning of the year using the objectives and units. Once the mini-lesson has been taught, the checklist would help with conferencing discussions.

Teaching My Friends!: Anchor Charts


Great tool for upper elementary….kids can check on sentence, paragraph or essay rules…includes grammar. Good to keep handy for writing projects!

Writing Tips Contents - WritingDEN


Free Ideas- Blog post- Do you need help teaching fragments? Designed by Rockin Resources

Pinned from

Free Writing Mini Lesson 18 on Building Suspense and Climax in Narrative Writing. Designed by Rockin Resources

Writing Mini Lesson #18- Building Suspense and Climax in a Narrative Essay


NEW! Trait Trackers--Picture books make great mentor texts to teach the 6 Traits of Writing! And while there are so many great picture books out there, when do you have time to look through all of them to pick out a passage for your next mini-lesson? New version includes Arnie, the Doughnut and Fox.

6 Traits of Writing | Dissecting Picture Books


So many uses for this book! reading comp: theme. Writing: word choice, voice, illustrating, brainstorming, vivid verbs persuasive writing- having students write an advertisement for a book they have written.

Pinned from

Are you looking for ways to supercharge your students' writing? Read all about mentor text journals. Click the image to see examples of student mentor text journals and learn strategies that you can use in your classroom.

Pinned from

anchor+charts+for+reading | voracious reading anchor chart « 6th Grade Scott Foresman Reading ...

Pinned from

Free download - Helpful Informative/Explanatory Transition Words and Phrases - Common Core Aligned

Pinned from

15 Most Common Errors in Student Writing

15 Shocking Student Writing Fails (Infographic)


Text-Based Writing Nonfiction Sampler FREE from The Curriculum Corner & Evan-Moor | 59 pages with a sample for each grade, 2 - 6 Great find!

Text-Based Writing Resources & FREEBIE from Evan-Moor


Writing Workshop, Writer's Conference. I like this TAG acronym to focus the conversation.

Pinned from
Uploaded by user

Idea for a lesson on conjunctions in compound sentences. Picture only.

Pinned from
Uploaded by user

Confessions of a (former) Fourth Grade Teacher: Just sharing...conjunctions and other foldables

Confessions of a (former) Fourth Grade Teacher: Just sharing...


Page 1 - ABC and D of On Demand Writing Strategy

ABC and D of On Demand Writing Strategy | BetterLesson


Free! Figurative language anchor charts/posters/cards. alliteration • hyperbole • idioms • metaphors personification • onomatopoeia • similes

Pinned from

Need ideas for teaching procedural writing? Lots of great tools, templates and guidelines for teaching procedural writing to students.

Inquiry Learning and Procedural Writing - Tech With Jen