Your students will build writing skills and learn to love to write with these fun lessons and activities.
✮ Classic Art Inferences with Narrative Writing Prompts
One of my best sellers! You'll devote two class periods to inferring the story inside art pieces - it's a short time with big results. Kids practice creativity, building a narrative, and using fact-based inference skills. Their enjoyment will enhance the powerful effect of the lessons. Included: Narrative Writing prompts, bookmarks, stationery, PowerPoint, Graphic Organizer, student and teacher directions. Play music softly in the background to activate more brain function. Fun, thought-provoking activity your teens won't forget. 37 pages
✮ Writing Prompts Task Cards
This is a fully EDITABLE collection of task cards and a PowerPoint presentation filled with prompts for idea generation. You'll receive 52 photo prompts and 52+ written messages as prompts. Use for bellringers, warm-up activities, mini-lessons, inference practice, creative writing, and more. Featuring 102 editable task cards and PowerPoint.
✮ Narrative Writing Prompts, Lessons, Rubrics, Resources with Quotes from Literature
Instructional activity for narrative writing with thirty prompts based in classic literature and six differentiated rubrics thirty prompts based in classic literature Also included are a peer revision form, brainstorming sheet, and a lesson reflection sheet. An editable file is provided so you can revise criteria, performance descriptors, etc.
Students will be able to use engagement strategies such as:
✮ Create empathetic characters
✮ Add suspense to narrative
✮ Build complications and micro-tension
✮ Create dramatic irony
Step-by-step teaching directions in every packet. Your kids will build essential writing skills while learning to love writing and you'll use these resources again and again!
Middle school and high school.