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Great creative writing article by Author, Jody Hedlund: 4 Ways to Hook Your Readers & Keep Them Wanting

4 Ways to Hook Your Readers & Keep Them Wanting More

My kids and I recently finished reading The Shakespeare Stealer by Gary Blackwood. At first my kids weren’t really into the Elizabetha...

The Go To Teacher: Common Core Writing Leads anchor chart.I really need to start doing some of these big posters in my classroom.and make them more suitable for grade. Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Resources, Writing Ideas, Writing Process, Kindergarten Writing, Comprehension Strategies, Reading Comprehension

The Go To Teacher

Today I want to say a huge thanks to my dad, Bob Willis. He served our country in the Vietnam War. He's my hero everyday and I am very grateful to have such a great role model. Now on to math! As we've moved into the Common Core the rigor has increased. With the increased curriculum you start to notice some areas that may need an extra OOMPH! My students are needing the OOMPH! in balanced equations and fact families. And I figure a party always gives me an extra OOMPH! so they are all party…

The High-Tech Teacher: Slick Tricks for Grade Six: Writing Resource Notebook! H… The High-Tech Teacher: Slick Tricks for Grade Six: Writing Resource Notebook! Writing Classes, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Essay Writing, Writing Process, Writing Assessment, Persuasive Essays

Writing Resource Notebook!! Hours of research and work PLUS picture books to correspond! :)

Read about the funny stuff students say in my classroom and get intermediate teaching ideas!

Reflective essay writing The High-Tech Teacher: Slick Tricks for Grade Six: Writing Resource Notebook! Hours of research and work PLUS picture books to correspond! Writing Classes, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Notebook, Teaching Aids, Personal Narrative Writing, Memoir Writing

Writing Resource Notebook!! Hours of research and work PLUS picture books to correspond! :)

Tell your other fourth grade teacher friends about this post! Last year, I earned a Master's Degree in Literacy. My final project was to make something for my classroom that would help me teach writing. After reading tons of research and professional books on writing, I decided to make an interactive Writing Resource for my students. We used a writing resource last year that was NOT interactive- it was just pages of information- and the students hardly ever referred to it. My students use…

This Reading Mama (with directions for teaching writing hooks) Paragraph Writing, Narrative Writing, Opinion Writing, Persuasive Writing, Teaching Writing, Writing A Book, Hooks For Writing, Teaching Kids To Write, Narrative Story

Make it Interesting for the Reader: A Simple Writing Strategy {Week 4}

This post contains affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy for more information. Welcome back to Simple Writing Lessons for the Primary Grades, a 12-week collaborative writing series, hosted by The Measured Mom and This Reading Mama (that’s me)! If you have missed any of the lessons we’ve covered so far, click here to ... Read More about Make it Interesting for the Reader: A Simple Writing Strategy {Week 4}

examples of hooks for persuasive essays Beg, Borrow, and Teach!: Writing Hooks: Bold Beginnings Freebie . Writing Lessons, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts

Writing Hooks: Bold Beginnings Freebie

The state writing predictor test is almost upon us. With that in mind, I happened upon this post at Two Writing Teachers blog. They do what is called "Slice of Life" posts. If you are a writing teacher or you just need some kind words of encouragement, you need to stop by this blog. You can pick up a FREE copy of my PowerPoint on my TpT store that was inspired by that post. Do you have any activities or tools to teach bold beginnings?

An opening line should invite the reader to begin the story. It should say: Listen. - Stephen King Writer quotes, quotes for writers, writing inspiration. Writing Advice, Writing Help, Writing A Book, Writing Prompts, Fiction Writing, Writing Ideas, Writer Quotes, Book Quotes, Quotes On Writing

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And this is exactly what you achieved Stephen, with..."the man in black fled across the desert, and the gunslinger followed." Who wouldn't want to read the rest of it with an opener like that? The Dark Tower, Stephen King

Bold Beginnings! An interactive writing notebook activity for helping students to write a hook. Writing Traits, Writing Strategies, Narrative Writing, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Writing Prompts

Writing Using the Organization Trait

*Digital Version available, scroll down for the link* This writing resource will help your students to improve their beginning, middles and endings. It includes interactive notebook activities that supplements your teaching of the organization trait. Writing with the 6 traits: Do you want to help ...

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Bold Beginnings and Catchy Conclusions: How to Begin and End Writing

This PDF gives several "bold beginnings" to stories and prompt writing. It is modeled off a story I made up about a group of friends that ventures into a creepy forest, although you could make it fit any writing prompt or theme you're working with. The packet includes: ~The story that models Bold ...

This is a poster to use for writing in order to help students come up with more interesting beginnings and endings. When you first introduce this,. Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Writing Resources, Writing Tips, Writing Posters, Writing Anchor Charts

Writing Poster - Beginning and Ending

This is a poster to use for writing in order to help students come up with more interesting beginnings and endings. When you first introduce this, you would go over each of these options and do some practice with each of them. There are the ideas for different types of beginnings and endings along...