...sharing thoughtful, mentor text-inspired lessons your students will love!
Once a month, I'll send you a Common Core-friendly writing lesson (inspired by WritingFix) and a writer's notebook idea from my own website.
I finally had a chance to publish 2016's Four Metaphor Poem about Writer's Notebooks. My four poetic metaphors were inspired by four students' metaphors that were sent to our website in September.
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Posted by Corbett Harrison on March 2, 2017 at 11:35am
Posted by Corbett Harrison on March 2, 2017 at 11:30am
Thanks to all the teachers who submitted entries in our annual Notebook Metaphor Contest this year! It was tough narrowing it down to four winners, but we did it. Over October, I will be using these students' entries to inspire another Four-Metaphor Poem about Writer's Notebooks to post at the website.
To make sure these four great metaphors get seen by lots…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on September 27, 2016 at 10:33am
Posted by Corbett Harrison on August 27, 2016 at 3:00pm
At our Teachers Pay Teachers site, we offer a month's worth of teacher-built slides, and then--after they are shown--students are invited to submit their best puns, riddles, and funny language-inspired observations through email so teachers can…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on August 18, 2016 at 7:30am
Posted by Corbett Harrison on July 28, 2016 at 9:58am
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