Are you always looking for innovative ways to get your students to become proficient writers AND LOVE IT? Well, the WRITING INITIATIVE is designed to do just this. This 8 week program will foster a love for writing that is both maintainable and sustainable as you train students to flow freely and are great for SHARED WRITING. The Language Focused Lesson are for Guided Practices and give students the knowledge that they need to produce well written extended pieces.At the end of 8 -week you will see a noticeable improvement in your students writing performance and attitude. The WRITING INITIATIVE takes the manotony and frustration out of writing. From the therapeutic solace that comes from the Quick Writes to high engagement and accountability that is a result of peer tutoring and more focued teacher-studentconferences. The WRITING INITIATIVE will respectfully walk students through the Writing Process so that they can experience the greatness and power that comes from being a Great Writer.