...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.
October's writing lesson of the month--"Life is a Cookbook"-- is actually the center-square lesson from our October Writer's Notebook Bingo Card. The free preview of that product ended yesterday, and this month's lesson is a reminder of the importance of helping students find creative ways to express…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on October 1, 2015 at 9:39am
Posted by Corbett Harrison on September 18, 2015 at 10:52am
Catching up after a crazy last ten days of August! I'm further developing the expectations of my vocabulary routine for this upcoming school year, thanks to some new poetry lessons I've created and am sharing in this month's writing lesson, and thanks to ideas from a…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on September 3, 2015 at 10:15am
That said, our Free Previews are intended to be tried at the beginning of the school year. Here are direct links to our…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on August 19, 2015 at 7:30am
There is now a sneak preview now available of one of the twenty-one card sets that will make up this new product, which is designed to randomly group your class into groups of three or four and provide them with a transitional grammar or vocabulary-inspired Common Core activity to complete before they do a daily…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on July 23, 2015 at 8:42am
Posted by Corbett Harrison on July 17, 2015 at 1:00pm
Posted by Corbett Harrison on July 17, 2015 at 12:56pm
All right, I am just going to say it: I LOVE having Jodie Black (http://www.teacherjodieblack.com/) as my friend and colleague. Personally, I can--with a fair degree of skill--independently adapt most of my best writing lessons to be appropriate for 3rd-12th graders, but those K-2 writers are just not my area of expertise.…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on June 20, 2015 at 1:00pm
You know, I am so amazed when I look think and realize how many TALENTED people I have been fortunate enough to work alongside in my 25 years in education. I'm going to brag in this post about two amazing sisters I have known and am proud to call my friends as well as…Continue
Posted by Corbett Harrison on June 20, 2015 at 12:30pm
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