Christmas Creative Writing Assignment

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Christmas Creative Writing | PDF and Digital Versions: Use this Christmas creative writing choice board assignment, to combine covering the writing curriculum and enjoy the holiday season with your classes. Students are provided with 5 different Christmas themed writing options using the RAFT format (Role, Audience, Format, Topic).

This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom and Google Slides format.

Students will select the role of one character: Santa's Elf, Christmas Turkey, Gingerbread man, Christmas Tree or Museum Curator and create a written product (brochure, postcards, infographic, etc) based on the character's specific writing prompt.

This no-prep - just photocopy creative writing assignment gets students excited and engaged during Writer's Workshop or any ELA writing lesson.

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  • Detailed Teacher Instructions
  • 1 Christmas Creative Writing Assignment (with multiple background options)
  • 1 Standards-Based Grading Rubric (Level 1 - Level 4)
  • 1 Points Based Grading Rubric (Provides a final percentage mark)

********** Teacher Feedback **********

1. "My students had fun choosing and completing one of these writing options. It was a great way to keep them writing right before the break."

2. "These fun prompts are a great way to keep students writing during the busy time before Christmas!"

3. "I really enjoyed this activity. It is fun, well prepared and easy to assess. My 7/8 class found it a lot of fun."


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and to interact and collaborate with others.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.


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