Famous Authors Who Failed, Game and Posters to Motivate Student Writers

Famous Authors Who Failed, Game and Posters to Motivate Student Writers
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Do your student writers struggle with coping with negative feedback on their writing or do they lack the confidence to keep going after a few tries? What they may not know is many famous authors also faced rejections and troubles with their own writing, but their growth mindset and perseverance paid off!

Student Experience: With this motivating student writers pack, students get to see how 12 famous authors faced harsh criticism before their works were published. Plus, you'll have a set of beautiful posters to decorate your classroom. What better way to motivate student writers than by seeing others' triumphs and reading encouraging words?!?


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-Five beautiful writing quotes posters (pdf format, not editable)

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Created by Julie Faulkner, 2019; Cover Design Conger Design

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8 pages
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Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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