Reflect on the school year with this end-of-the-year writing activity.
A set of writing prompts to use around Memorial Day.
Monthly writing calendar with 240 writing prompts for the year.
46 writer's notebook journal writing prompt cards.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 5 magazine.
A checklist for students to use when proofreading and editing their historical recounts.
A template for students to use when planning a recount.
A one page scaffolding sheet which can be used to write a recount.
20 writing prompts for April with corresponding writing sheets.
20 writing prompts for March with corresponding writing sheets.
How to hook your reader: 11 techniques to open your story with a bang and grab your reader's attention!
A writing grid with 20 writing prompts.
A set of 4 persuasive writing prompts.
A set of 20 posters to display as narrative story prompts for students.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will independently write a historical recount using appropriate text structure, language and features.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will construct a historical recount about the development of a famous invention in pairs.
This English unit has been designed to introduce the historical recount text type to older students; specifically, the purpose, structure and language features of factual historical recounts.
This English unit addresses the common elements of poetry and explores how these may be applied to shape poems, limericks, odes and simple ballads.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore some well-known and commonly used forms of fixed verse.