compose literary texts such as personal narratives and poetry using genre characteristics and craft;
A template for students to use when planning a narrative text.
A template for students to use when planning the plot structure of a narrative text.
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
A template for students to use when writing their own Readers Theater script.
An assessment rubric designed to help teachers to assess students' narrative writing.
A fun way to help your reluctant writers choose something to write about.
6 jumbled narrative paragraphs for students to sequence in the correct order.
A fun, hands-on activity using a die and a chart to create a creature to include in a narrative text or a comic strip.
A 66-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A Paragraph of the Week PowerPoint presentation to use when setting up this writing strategy in your classroom.
Have some fun with a hands-on Read Across America activity using a die and chart to create a silly book title and storybook.
A checklist for students to use when proofreading and editing their narrative writing.
A 70-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A set of templates for students to write their own comics.
A 67-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A set of 2 posters giving ideas for the setting of a narrative.
A 10 slide editable PowerPoint template of story starters to use in narrative writing.
A poster about fairy tales, including an annotated example.
A 23 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching your students about the features of narrative texts.
A 23-slide editable PowerPoint template to use when introducing students to poetic devices.
A set of 9 annotated poetry anchor charts to use when introducing structured forms of poetry.
Save Tom the Turkey this Thanksgiving with a Disguise a Turkey project template.
An 18 slide editable PowerPoint template to use when teaching younger students about the structure and language features of personal recounts.
Brighten up your classroom narrative writing display with this set of narrative writing posters!
Display and discuss terms related to poetry and figurative language with a set of 30 word wall cards.
A 2 page worksheet for students to use when learning how to write a limerick.
Help students get over writers’ block with these cute sloth-themed writing prompts.
Celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with this ‘I Have a Dream’ craft.
Challenge students to think about the work of Martin Luther King, Jr. with this set of 13 writing task cards.
A brainstorming template to use in the classroom when learning about alliteration.
An activity to use in the classroom when learning about alliteration.
Students use a template to help them plan stories with alternative pathways for their friends to read.