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, Teaching English, Learn English, Better Writing, Teaching Synonyms, Words For Writing, How To Write Better, Said Synonyms

Other Ways to Say Chart

TCR7706 - Other Ways to Say Chart, Convenient, useful learning tools that decorate as they educate! Each chart measures 17" by 22." Related lessons and activ...

Musical Chairs Writing: When the music stops you pick up writing where the last person left off. Different spin on a creative writing assignment. The link is for Musical Chairs Reading. Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tools, Teaching Ideas, Writing Strategies, Essay Writing, Writing Ideas, Writing Prompts, Ck Summer

Musical Chairs Reading | Miss Sporn's Class

musical chairs writing When the music stops you pick up writing where the last person left off. 10 minute intervals.

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 Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Writing A Book, Paragraph Writing, Writing Ideas

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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, Story Starter, First Grade Writing, Writing Lessons

Writing Process Clip Chart Posters - Ladybug Theme

This writing process chart will help you track your students' progress through the writing process. Simply print, laminate and bind (suggestions included), then attach a clothespin labeled with each student's name. Your students will be excited and motivated to write, and you'll use this every day...

Said is dead. Alternatives to the word "said" definitely pinning this for the next time I have an English essay to write and I over use the words 'said' and 'replied' Book Writing Tips, Writing Words, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Creative Writing Tips, Synonyms For Writing, Writing A Novel, Writing Prompts For Writers, Persuasive Writing

The word ‘said’ is dead…

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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, Music Classroom, Teaching Writing, Speech And Language, Classroom Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Poetry

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, Teaching Writing, Expository Writing, Informational Writing, Essay Writing, Informative Writing, Persuasive Essays

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.

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? Preschool Literacy, Early Literacy, Literacy Activities, Educational Activities, Activities For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Listening Activities, Kindergarten, Teaching Writing

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! Ela Classroom, Classroom Posters, Classroom Organization, Classroom Ideas, Classroom Management, Future Classroom, Funny Classroom Quotes, English Classroom Decor, Classroom Helpers

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 tim...

Sample heart map in writers' notebooks. Fun way to introduce Writing Workshop. Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Teaching Tools, Writing Ideas, Writing Strategies, Writing Journals, Reading Notebooks, Writing Rubrics, Start Writing

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 Writin...