Dozens of elaboration activities help students in Grades 5-8 become better, more self-directed writers. Each activity comes with a half-page of teacher notes offering a clear writing goal, teaching tips, and follow-up ideas and breaks down an aspect of writing into a manageable chunk. Reproducible pages are open-ended enabling students of all abilities and skills to experience success and progress. The activities work well as full lessons, warm-ups, homework assignments, performance assessments, and more.
This enhanced eBook gives you the freedom to copy and paste the content of each page into the format that fits your needs. You can post lessons on your class website, make student copies, extract or rotate pages, and edit the contents of the file.