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.
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.
Thinking Marks/Coding for sticky notes
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)
(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.
Lory's Page: Math Work Stations - Chapter 5
Free printable journal pages with tons of ideas for those who don't know where to start !
The Diary of a Not So Wimpy Teacher: Figurative Language Mini Unit-looks like fun!
Why Writers Write anchor chart. Gotta love those anchor charts!
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