...sharing thoughtful, mentor text-inspired lessons your students will love!
This group receives special notice whenever a new lesson or resource inspired by our "Mentor Text of the Year" is posted at WritingFix.
Latest Activity: Dec 2, 2014
Started by Corbett Harrison Jan 7, 2011.
http://writingfix.com/genres/narrative_mentor_texts/HereYouAre.htm A great lesson from a really great teacher and…Continue
Started by Corbett Harrison May 18, 2010.
In the box below, you can type or paste your mentor text review. Once yours is posted, look over a few of the other class members' reviews and activity ideas; can you add a comment that suggests,…Continue
Started by Corbett Harrison. Last reply by Jennifer Parlane Mar 22, 2010.
I just posted two sixth graders' rough drafts and revised drafts at WF's revision lesson inspired by the "Eating the World" chapter from Ralph Fletcher's "Marshfield Dreams." It's always nice to post…Continue
Started by Corbett Harrison Jan 24, 2010.
Our "Mentor Text of the Year" for the 2008-2009 school year was Roni Schotter's Nothing Ever Happens on 90th Street. It remains one of WritingFix's most popular lessons of all time.We just posted…Continue
Started by Corbett Harrison Dec 23, 2009.
Since both our Mentor Texts of the Year push students to write better narratives, I thought I'd share that we just posted new samples at another one of our popular narrative lessons at WritingFix. I…Continue
Started by Corbett Harrison Dec 9, 2009.
I re-read Marshfield Dreams last month, trying to think of a clever way to use the writing to help my students be more prepared for the state writing test, which in Nevada is usually a narrative…Continue
Started by Dena Robinson. Last reply by Esther Morse Oct 26, 2009.