Love this idea. First grade writing vs. sixth grade writing... Which would you rather read?
Sixth Grade Curriculum Inspiration
Visual organizer: Building an argument
Too Cool for School...
Advice, tips and ideas for improving students' writing in the middle and high school classroom.
The High-Tech Teacher: Slick Tricks for Grade Six: Writing Resource Notebook!! Hours of research and work PLUS picture books to correspond! :)
Little Piece of Tape: 6th Grade Writing ...from Little Piece of Tape (blog)--with a link to a FREEBIE on TpT (YAY!)
Adventures of a 6th Grade Teacher: interactive student notebook
ELA Teaching Ideas
writing course - free printables 6th-7th grade
school - LANGUAGE
Wait, Wait! Don't Shoot: A fun 4th/5th grade persuasive writing assignment that your students will GOBBLE up! Fancy Free in Fourth
mini reading passages for 6th grade with figurative language questions - Google Search