This presentation is an overview of highly engaging strategies for teaching writing in middle school. All CCSS aligned interactive activities can be adapted for upper elementary and special education classrooms. From petroglyph message writing to Adverb Charades, you’ll appreciate this idea-generating sampler of interactive activities that will strengthen student writing skills.
Written communication is a critical component in all subject areas, especially in middle and high school. From science, social studies and ELA assignments -- to professional emails, resumes, college essays and employment questions -- students will be required to respond in written form. Integrate these memorable exercises into your routine to provide a solid foundation.
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