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One of my favorite writing examples. Every writer has their own tone. Read aloud to hear your rhythm. //This Sentence Has Five Words: A Lesson from Gary Provost on Varying Sentence Length//Writing tips//Advice//Editing//Style// Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Writing Skills, Teaching Tools, Teaching English, Writing Prompts, Essay Writing
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Writing Posters EDITABLE Anchor Chart BUNDLE This huge, time and money-saving bundle includes ALL of my Writing Workshop Anchor Charts. Each Writing Anchor Chart includes an individual student size page and larger pieces to cut out and glue to lar Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Essay Writing, Writing Posters, Writing Rubrics, Paragraph Writing, Opinion Writing
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Narrative Writing BME Chart I like this BUT I would change it slightly to make a better acronym. "BEST" (beginning, evidence/events, solution/summary, title--> which pr Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Essay Writing, Writing Tips, Narrative Essay, Argumentative Essay

Narrative Writing BME Chart

This is a poster I created to go with the BME narrative writing plan used by Step Up to Writing.

Personal narrative anchor chart - great for beginner writers during writers workshop Narrative Anchor Chart, Personal Narrative Writing, Writing Anchor Charts, Personal Narratives, Narrative Essay, Memoir Writing, Informational Writing, Informative Writing, Sentence Writing
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Show, Don't Tell PowerPoint.would be great to show my kids since our school goal for writing is a jump of writing basic paragraphs in to writing detailed paragraphs in I think this would really help them see the difference in basic and detailed! Writing Classes, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Services, Grammar Lessons, Teaching Ideas, Writing Strategies
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Show, Don’t Tell | Book Units Teacher

The Show, Don't Tell method of writing is when the writer is able to create a picture in the reader's mind. Details One key element of this method is the use of details. Example The girl went to the…

First Grade Buddies: SWBTS anchor chart by mlmgrosset. Another good anchor chart for helping ELLs learn to summarize. Ela Anchor Charts, Reading Anchor Charts, Summary Anchor Chart, Teaching Language Arts, Teaching Writing, Readers Workshop, Writing Workshop, Jean Piaget, 4th Grade Reading
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Picking a Juicy Secret to Jazz Up Your Character Give Your Characters Secrets. This will walk you though different kinds of secrets your characters can have and why/when you should have secrets in your book.

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The right secret will deepen characterization, add conflict and inner conflict, intrigue the reader, and help you solidify the backstory.

Show Dont Tell is a new writing game that will help all players learn how to become excellent, descriptive writers. (or DM storytellers) Come learn more! Writing Games, Writing Classes, Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Teaching English
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Show Don’t Tell: A Descriptive Writing Game

Learn about Dr. Warren's Show Don't Tell writing games.

Work on Writing Menu that has students write about their books in authentic ways. Has rubrics that also go with! I think I can modify this for writing about pieces of art. Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Writing Prompts, Writing Ideas, 5th Grade Writing, Work On Writing, Daily 5


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A great way of teaching kids not to plagiarize, is to teach them how to paraphrase. Here are some good teaching methods to teaching paraphrase to your students. Teaching Language Arts, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Teaching Kids, Teaching Cursive, 5th Grade Writing, Middle School Writing, Middle School English, English Class

Teaching Kids to Paraphrase, Step by Step

Paraphrasing is such a hard skill to master - and so very important! Paraphrasing is essential for many kinds of writing. Kids who don't learn to paraphrase well will not only grow into poor writers but may also even resort to plagiarism, which is not at all a good thing. Here is a step by step plan for teaching paraphrasing to your students. Start by

"Show, Not Tell" poster for revising writing and adding more detail. This list could be added to throughout the year to expand students writing. In your writing you want to show the audience what is happening by creating an image in their head. Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Writing Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Elementary Teaching
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"Show, Not Tell" poster for revising writing and adding more detail.

I like this idea of a checklist for mini-lessons. We could come up with ideas for all mini-lessons at the beginning of the year using the objectives and units. Once the mini-lesson has been taught, the checklist would help with conferencing discussions. Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Teaching Tools, Writing A Book, Writing Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Writing Goals
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Teaching My Friends!

By the time my friends reach 4th and 5th grade, there are some things that should be non-issues. There are some things I should not have to spend instructional time on. Basics. Thus was born the No Excuses list. Each year, after the first couple of weeks of school, I do a quick intro to the No Excuses list. This is a chart of things that, by the time they get to 4th or 5th grade, a student can reasonably be expected to be responsible for doing. Things like starting sentences with capital…

Opinion essay structure pdf creator 1 AN OPINION COMPOSITION, work out the structure of your essay before you start to, brought the possibility of using genetic engineering to create new. Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Activities, Kindergarten Writing, Writing Process, Writing Ideas
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