Collection by Lizann Hart

Lizann Hart
Know the words. Be the words. Teaching Writing, Writing Help, Essay Writing, Writing Papers, Dissertation Writing, Narrative Essay, Writing Circle, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources

A writers best friend.

2,692 points • 176 comments - A writers best friend. - IWSMT has amazing images, videos and anectodes to waste your time on

Fantastic resource for transitional words and phrases for OPINION WRITING and persuasive writing. Writing Strategies, Writing Lessons, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Essay Writing, Opinion Writing Prompts, 5th Grade Writing Prompts, Writing Workshop, Argumentative Writing

I "Mustache" Your Opinion (An Opinion Writing Unit)

UPDATED 3/19: New Design, Same Content. Mustaches seem to be a big hit with kids right now! My own 5th grade daughter used the campaign slogan "I 'MUSTACHE' you to vote for me for President!" to win her spot on student council. For this product, I thought it would be fun to use the "craze" to ...

The First Grade Parade: Writer& Workshop Anchor Charts Kindergarten Writing, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Teaching Ideas, Work On Writing, Writing Ideas, Writing Centers, Writing Station, Writing Corner

Writer’s Workshop Anchor Charts - Cara Carroll

I’ve always been a big fan of writing. I love to see the progress my kids make throughout the year…it’s always so remarkable!! No matter what stage they’re at when I get them, they always grow. Even a *little* growth is A LOT! I was excited to start Writer’s Workshop this week. Even though I …

Fluency, Vocabulary // In notes from my Communication Arts II class I have written, "Write like a reader. Read like a writer" on a handout my professor gave us that talks about the importance of teaching reading and writing together. (No traceable source) 3rd Grade Writing, 5th Grade Reading, Reading Response Journal First Grade, Reading Response Journals, Reading Response Activities, Reading Notebooks, Writing Activities, Reading Workshop, Reading Skills

Anchor chart that gives students sentences that provokes feelings about their books. What they liked, didn't like, what they weren't sure about and how they felt after reading.

Persuasive OREO Writing* Poster/Graphic Organizer/Prompts – US Essey Opinion Writing, Writing Words, Writing Lessons, Writing Resources, Teaching Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Services, Writing Activities, Essay Writing

*Persuasive OREO Writing* Poster/Graphic Organizer/Prompts

OREO Persuasive Writing Poster OREO Persuasive Writing Graphic Organizer (2 sizes) OREO Persuasive Writing Graphic Organizer SAMPLE Persuasive Writing Prompts Persuasive Words Persuasive Phrases Friendly Letter Format Friendly/Persuasive Letter Template...

Sentence Surgery: Laminated unedited sentence strips, bandaid strips for ending punctuation, small round bandages for commas and quotations, tongue depressors to mark capitalization, and 'Emergency Kit' paper bags w/ red cross on them - Writing Center Teaching Language Arts, Classroom Language, Classroom Fun, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Teaching Tools, Teaching Punctuation, Writing Ideas, Punctuation Activities

Sentence Surgery…laminated unedited sentence strips, bandaid strips for ending punctuation, small round bandages for commas and quotations, tongue depressors to mark capitalization, and ‘Emergency Kit’ paper bags w/ red cross on them (to keep surgery supplies). Can be adjusted to use K-6…the kids loved it!

Literature Circles: Great Anchor Chart for Read Aloud discussions. I called it Read a Loud Sentence starters--and all my students loved it on Day It helps them so much with the "complete sentence" mantra we have been pushing them towards. Readers Workshop, Writing Workshop, Readers Notebook, Writing Goals, Essay Writing, Reading Strategies, Reading Comprehension, Reading Groups, Comprehension Strategies

We're Baaaack!

Ok, just because I've been gone from 'blogging land' doesn't mean we haven't been working hard in 4B. I've definitely been documenting a lot...

Is Your Classroom ELL-Friendly? -- great reminders for classroom teachers: visuals, graphic organizers, sentence frames, etc. Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Math Lessons, Reading Logs, Reading Intervention, Kindergarten Writing, Close Reading

Corkboard Connections

Corkboard Connections is a blog written by Laura Candler who enjoys connecting terrific teachers with amazing resources!

Possibly to help with Socratic Seminar ~ Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach: More Guided Reading Anchor Charts Middle School Reading, Middle School English, Middle School Classroom, High School, Guided Reading, Teaching Reading, Reading Groups, Reading Lessons, Student Teaching

The Literacy Effect

Guided reading without flexible grouping is more tracking than guided reading. We recently re-benchmarked our below grade level students at...