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Rewriting Endings

Does anyone have any good resources, books, or ideas to use to get 4th graders to rewrite endings?

Started by Karen Provence

0 Sep 30, 2018

Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy

Is it still possible to add student samples to this writing prompt on WritingFix.com?  It was a good educational experience for our middle…

Started by Connie George

0 Feb 10, 2016

Writing Exchange

A friend of mind and I both teach in juvenile halls... Scott is in Butte County, CA and I am in Fresno County, CA. We have a writing exchan…

Started by Bill Feaver

0 Apr 23, 2015

Student work

Students working together to improve their English

Started by Mary Angelo-Moi

0 Nov 30, 2014

National Boards?

Any teachers working on their National Boards at this point? (MC-GEN)

Started by Ellen Ferrin

9 Oct 22, 2014
Reply by G Coston


Could someone just please help me schedule in writing workshop/ reading workshop and time for mini lessons on close reading and grammar pra…

Started by Christina Terranova

2 Aug 24, 2014
Reply by Corbett Harrison

Any great ideas for the first week of school?

I am going to begin with a scavenger hunt from my Kagan Training then get into my Skippy Jon Jones Unit.  Anyone have any exciting ideas to…

Started by Cece Meyer

3 Jul 29, 2014
Reply by Corbett Harrison

Writing- 5th grade

Hello!  I'm trying to figure out how I want to structure writing this year.  I teach 5th grade and I've used many ideas from CorbettHarriso…

Started by Kristin Schroeder

0 Jul 14, 2013

More than a Number: Listen to this Song

More Than a Number by Barrylane55

Started by Barry Lane

1 Feb 10, 2013
Reply by Carol Stephen

Peer Conferencing

Effective student to student conferencing is the weakest part of my writer's workshop program. Realizing that I need to train the kids to c…

Started by Sally Ann Root

29 Nov 4, 2012
Reply by Sharon Miles




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