type the word you are working on in the kind of print you are working on and BAM! you have a writing worksheet...amazing!

The Amazing - Incredible Handwriting Worksheet Maker! Just type in your child's name (or anything else you want them to practice writing) and voila! a custom-made handwriting sheet.

The Best Part of Me   writing prompt

Great idea for All About Me Unit! The Best Part of Me writing prompt. This would be such a great prompt, not to mention a beautiful bulletin board display.

Thinkmarks for Stop and Jot

Thinking Marks/Coding for sticky notes

If you enlarge this document, it makes a great poster from which you can launch several writing lessons.  You can refer to it throughout the year a...

Hang in Writing Work Station and have students make "student posters" of themselves w/ "parts of a writer" labeled -- do during writer's workshop launch (Sept)

journal prompts

(As a life long writer and artist) I love journals and sketchbooks! They are my favorite. Everytime I pass a self full of them I have to stop and admire each one.

Blog with Debbie Diller math stations printables!!!

Lory's Page: Math Work Stations - Chapter 5

Cute Journaling printables! Do this soon!

Free printable journal pages with tons of ideas for those who don't know where to start !

10 page figurative language mini unit

The Diary of a Not So Wimpy Teacher: Figurative Language Mini Unit-looks like fun!

Why writers write

Why Writers Write anchor chart. Gotta love those anchor charts!

Wemberly Worried

T's First Grade Class: Book Ideas Tons of great ideas including art, writing, science etc. Wemberly Worried - great idea for the first day of school