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Teaching Kids to WRITE!

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Mandy Jones
descriptive words other words to use. be still my heart! I love using a variety of descriptive words. This list, in the words of Mrs.Riley -my high school English teacher, is a plethora of words :-) Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Tips, Essay Writing, Better Writing, Teaching Synonyms, Writing Art, Writing Prompts, Help Teaching

Other Ways to Say Chart

Convenient, useful learning tools that decorate as they educate! Each chart measures 17" by 22." Related lessons and activities are provided on the back of every chart. This product is acid-free per industry standards; contact us for technical information.

Ideas for teaching when to start a new paragraph in narrative writing - this pin goes to a product but I pinned it as an example of ideas to add to an anchor chart on this topic Book Writing Tips, Narrative Writing, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Activities, Writing Skills, Paragraph Writing, Writing Ideas

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Writing tips, motivation to write, keep writing, 8 tips for writers, write every day Writing Advice, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Start Writing, Essay Writing, Better Writing, Writing Guide

Eat Sleep Read

So true. Writing is hard work, a slog, and you have to do it even when you don't want to. Otherwise, you're not a writer.

Process Clip Chart Posters - Rainbow Theme Perfect to teach the writing process and apply it to writing assignments. keeps everything organizedPerfect to teach the writing process and apply it to writing assignments. keeps everything organized Kindergarten Writing, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Posters, Teaching Strategies, Writing Lessons, Writing Process, Writing Goals

Writing Process Clip Chart Posters - Ladybug Theme

Writing Organization Woes Solved in Mrs. Beattie's Classroom ~Ladybug, Monster, Owl, Pirate, Frog & Beach Themes also available!~

Similes and Metaphors in Pop Music Movie.wmv - Really fun video to teach kids Similes and Metaphors.Learned at a workshop today Teaching Language Arts, Classroom Language, English Language Arts, Teaching Writing, Speech And Language, Teaching English, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Poetry, Writing Resources

Similes and Metaphors in Pop Music Movie.wmv

This video includes clips and lyrics from popular songs. All clips have similes and/or metaphors included.

use this sheet when introducing expository writing to students. have students reference this sheet each time we wrote an expository writing. Writing Classes, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Worksheets, Writing Help, Writing Ideas, Writing Services

Free Writing Worksheets and Resources

Writing is one of the most valuable skills a student will learn. Use these writing freebies and resources to help students learn different writing styles.

Fabulous Fourth Grade: Anchor Charts writing checklist - ideas Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Writing Skills, Writing Process, Teaching Tips, Essay Writing, Paragraph Writing

Anchor Charts

Anchor Charts are a great way to help your students learn and remember what has been taught throughout the year. Here are a few charts that we have made in our classroom this year.

Creating stories with a sticker grab bag: .I wonder how this would work with the Rice Literacy Storytelling Project? Would it jump-start the kids into storytelling or no? Literacy Activities, Educational Activities, Activities For Kids, Listening Activities, Therapy Activities, Therapy Ideas, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tools, Teaching Ideas

Sticker Story Bag: Creating Stories

We put a bunch of stickers into a paper bag, shook it up, and then my son reached in, and grabbed few stickerto use in a sticker story.

Controlling My Chaos: Back to School and a Classroom Tour. Would be awesome quo… Controlling My Chaos: Back to School and a Classroom Tour. Would be awesome quote for upper grades and middle school! Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Middle School Classroom, Back To School, 7th Grade Ela, 6th Grade Reading, Seventh Grade, Sixth Grade, Fourth Grade

Back to School and a Classroom Tour

All the kids went Back to School this week, and I barely managed to pull my room together in time. Honestly, I don't know where the time goes. Pinterest is where I found the idea for the signs the girlies are holding. That ding dang website is giving me more ideas than I can ever hope to implement. It would be frustrating if it weren't so blinking inspiring. Now I have Inspiration Induced Frustration. Just what I needed. Another condition to suffer from. I found this idea on Pinterest too…

Sample heart map in writers' notebooks. Fun way to introduce Writing Workshop. Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Writing Prompts, Teaching Tools, Writing Ideas, Paragraph Writing, Writing Strategies, Writing Rubrics

Writing in Cafe 1123

"Words are a poet's paint...Every word has the power to make something happen." -Poet and Author Georgia Heard What I Know About Writing Strategies The first step in helping kids become great writers is convincing them that they have a story to tell. Authors aren't struck with great story ideas, they work for them. Just like Peyton Manning had to practice to become a first class quarterback or Venus Williams had to practice before becoming a terrific tennis player, authors too must practice…