Writing Office Bundle
These writing offices are perfect writing tools to assist your students into becoming independent writers during writer's workshop. There are several helpful anchor charts in each set. The original, printable writing office comes in an AUSTRALIAN ENGLISH version.*Update 8/15/20* - Added a Digital Wr...
30 Journal Prompts for Self Esteem Boosting and Positive Thinking Boosting and Positive Thinking
Journaling can be a great self esteem booster. Not sure what to write? Take a look at these 30 journal prompts for self esteem that will help!
How to Make a Book from a Single Piece of Paper
Learn how to make a book from a single piece of paper in this step by step video tutorial. Choose from two free printable book templates.
Is journaling a part of your life or are you trying to make it a part of yours? Having journal prompts for self-discovery can help you create a reflective
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40 Weird Questions to Ask Your Students to Help You Get to Know them Better - Fun, Fresh Ideas
The first few weeks of school are all about getting to know our students. We have them fill out worksheets telling us about their favorite foods or songs, we ask them if they have access to the Internet at home, and sometimes we have them tell us about their summer vacations. But… is it enough? ... Read More about 40 Weird Questions to Ask Your Students to Help You Get to Know them Better
Genius Hour in the Primary Classroom
This is a pack of tools for organizing genius hour in the primary grade classroom. If you are not familiar with genius hour, search on Google. They are many fun ideas out there. I provide an hour or so on Fridays to awaken our genius. My students are so engaged!
How To Boost Accountability in a Workshop Classroom
Boost accountability and engagement during math, reading, and writing workshop with these tips for self assessment and student reflection. Accountability no longer means grading every activity your students complete. It's time to pass the torch of responsibility to your students and watch them grow in meaningful ways.
Clever Ways to Get Kids Writing After A Break (That are free!) - Around the Kampfire
FREE After break writing activities & prompts for first, second, or third grade students to tell their teacher all about their Fall, Winter, or Spring break. Also includes journal writing prompts that are a fun idea for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders the first week back from break.
Creating Strong Writers in the Primary Classroom - The Primary Parade
What do writers write Creating strong writers all starts with you as the facilitator. Explicitly modeling and thinking aloud day in and day out is essential to build upon your young writers skills. One way to start off strong is to discuss what Writers write. Each year I create an anchor chart with my kiddos ... Read More about Creating Strong Writers in the Primary Classroom
A closer look at writer's workshop! - Little Minds at Work
Awhile back I posed the question on my Facebook…what kind of topics would you like me to post about? Writer’s workshop and Lucy Calkins especially were by far most requested! I shared earlier in the school year that it wasn’t like I didn’t “like” writing in my previous years, but this year I just fell …