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Bullying and The Crumpled Paper Lesson

Writing assignments can be overwhelming for students with certain learning and attention issues. Your child may have an overall plan for how to manage big projects. But when he sits down to start a writing assignment, he may not know how to break it down into smaller tasks. The key is to identify specific chunks that will make the work manageable for your child.

How to Help Your Child Break Up a Writing Assignment Into Chunks

Writing assignments can be overwhelming for students with certain learning and attention issues. Your child may have an overall plan for how to manage big projects. But when he sits down to start a writing assignment, he may not know how to break it down into smaller tasks. The key is to identify specific chunks that will make the work manageable for your child.

Kid-friendly rubric/checklist for student writing- perfect for writing station or creative writing assignments!

Kid-friendly rubric/checklist for student writing- perfect for writing station or creative writing assignments!

End of the Year Memory Book: Autobiography of a Fifth Grader This autobiography project is simple, clean, and organized! I use this autobiography as a final writing assignment with my fifth grade students. I bind the pages together and laminate the cover and the back page to give to students at the end of the year. It turns into a GREAT keepsake!

Autobiography of a Fifth Grader {A Memory Book Project}

End of the Year Memory Book: Autobiography of a Fifth Grader This autobiography project is simple, clean, and organized! I use this autobiography as a final writing assignment with my fifth grade students. I bind the pages together and laminate the cover and the back page to give to students at the end of the year. It turns into a GREAT keepsake!

Adventures of Teaching: Choice Board I can see turning this into engineering/invention spins for cross curriculum writing assignments!

Adventures of Teaching: Choice Board I can see turning this into engineering/invention spins for cross curriculum writing assignments!

Saving Freddie  Students will learn that an engineer solves problems with given constraints and criteria for success.  Using the engineering design process, students will work in teams to save Freddie the Gummy Worm.  The lesson includes a writing assignment to provide step-by-step instructions to share with other engineers.  Grades 6 - 8 Standards - MS-ETS1-1, MS-ETS1-2, MS-ETS1-3, MS-ETS1-4, WHST.6-8.2

Saving Freddie Students will learn that an engineer solves problems with given constraints and criteria for success. Using the engineering design process, students will work in teams to save Freddie the Gummy Worm. The lesson includes a writing assignment to provide step-by-step instructions to share with other engineers. Grades 6 - 8 Standards - MS-ETS1-1, MS-ETS1-2, MS-ETS1-3, MS-ETS1-4, WHST.6-8.2

You have been hired to work with a team to design and build a new toy! Your toy will be marketed across the nation this coming holiday season! This collaborative, hands-on, ELA and STEM-aligned activity fosters team-building, critical thinking, collaborative problem-solving, communication, and social skills. Engaging, fun, proactive learning for back-to-school, half-days, special days . . . or any day! Writing assignments, grading rubrics, and CCSS included!

You have been hired to work with a team to design and build a new toy! Your toy will be marketed across the nation this coming holiday season! This collaborative, hands-on, ELA and STEM-aligned activity fosters team-building, critical thinking, collaborative problem-solving, communication, and social skills. Engaging, fun, proactive learning for back-to-school, half-days, special days . . . or any day! Writing assignments, grading rubrics, and CCSS included!

Growth Mindset Digital Interactive Notebook for the Secondary Classroom. Includes digital growth mindset activities, writing assignments, reflection forms, exit slips, and more. Ideal for the secondary classroom.

SMARTePlans Digital Growth Mindset Interactive Notebook for Google Drive

Growth Mindset Digital Interactive Notebook for the Secondary Classroom. Includes digital growth mindset activities, writing assignments, reflection forms, exit slips, and more. Ideal for the secondary classroom.

We could use some of these writing prompts for a creative writing assignment about history in language arts.  RBW

We could use some of these writing prompts for a creative writing assignment about history in language arts. RBW

Community Web: Can be used for student to brainstorm and write a personal narrative about their community and what they like to do.

Community Web: Can be used for student to brainstorm and write a personal narrative about their community and what they like to do.

You have been hired to work with a team to design and build a new toy! Your toy will be marketed across the nation this coming holiday season! This collaborative, hands-on, ELA and STEM-aligned activity fosters team-building, critical thinking, collaborative problem-solving, communication, and social skills. Engaging, fun, proactive learning for back-to-school, half-days, special days . . . or any day! Writing assignments, grading rubrics, and CCSS included!

You have been hired to work with a team to design and build a new toy! Your toy will be marketed across the nation this coming holiday season! This collaborative, hands-on, ELA and STEM-aligned activity fosters team-building, critical thinking, collaborative problem-solving, communication, and social skills. Engaging, fun, proactive learning for back-to-school, half-days, special days . . . or any day! Writing assignments, grading rubrics, and CCSS included!

Graphic organizers are simple yet powerful tools that can help kids with dysgraphia, executive functioning and other issues that can cause trouble writing. A graphic organizer not only helps break an assignment into smaller steps. It also can help kids organize their thoughts in a very visual way.

Download: Graphic Organizers to Help Kids With Writing

Graphic organizers are simple yet powerful tools that can help kids with dysgraphia, executive functioning and other issues that can cause trouble writing. A graphic organizer not only helps break an assignment into smaller steps. It also can help kids organize their thoughts in a very visual way.

Help Your Kids With Writing Assignments (3 Positives, 1 Suggestion)

Help Your Kids With Writing Assignments (3 Positives, 1 Suggestion)

Fractured Fairy Tale castle shaped lapbook plus planning sheets. FUN creative writing assignment.

Writing Fractured Fairy Tales (LapBook & Planning Sheets)

Fractured Fairy Tale castle shaped lapbook plus planning sheets. FUN creative writing assignment.

Includes 3 winter acrostic poem templates. FREE printables. For January's writing assignment

Includes 3 winter acrostic poem templates. FREE printables. For January's writing assignment