Humorous, eerie, gloomy or whimsical, creating mood in writing is what gives it life! Find out four ways to help your students develope this important writing skill, plus videos, and links to pictures to use in writing instruction.
Writing good paragraphs is an essential skill, and one that takes time and effort to master. But it doesn’t have to be hard. Here is a time-tested method for getting your students to write better paragraphs.
story sticks: Great lesson: This lesson would be great to give kids ideas for different types of stories to write. You simply pick a stick from each color and then make a story that has that person, action, place, and thing. This will get kids creative juices flowing!
Differentiation in Writing - Goal-Setting Clip Chart