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Characters for an Epic Tale - - which ones make an appearance in your novel?

Fun creative writing- characters you need for an epic tale by tom gauld. students choose one, three, ten -- then write! Can also be used to analyze character roles in a story and make connections across text

I like this idea for a warm up in the morning to get kids going, energized and ready to learn!

FEAR has two meanings: Forget everything and run & Face everything and rise. What are you fearful of?

Activity ideas for helping students write better sentences. Seriously, my kids NEED this!

Sentence Practice - The Applicious Teacher Activity ideas for helping students write better sentences.

GREAT 3rd grade blog. Lots of wonderful teaching ideas

Book Week I like this as a starting point for the book to have kids visually state what they think is better meat or fruit and veg. Could be then used after the book as well to discuss Brian vs other piranhas.

This format could be used as a prewrite assignment for English class. Students will then have to expand on this and write a persuasive paper to persuade others to visit their planet.

Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: Making an Undiscovered Planet Use a styrofoam ball and an old CD to make a ringed planet.

1000 quick writing ideas For when you have no ideas at all....

Contains 1000 practical, relevant, and interesting writing prompts and writing ideas for journal and creative writing activities for anyone, but especially for…

Why self-editing is hard for kids and how to make it easier • WriteShop

Kids hate self-editing their work! Here's why it's hard for them plus seven ways to make self-editing easier during your homeschool writing lessons.

Illustrate math problems with rocks - a simple way to help kids who are learning addition.

Illustrate math problems with rocks - a good idea for using all that sidewalk chalk this summer. Keep those math skills fresh and enjoy nature all at the same time!

15 Fun and Creative Activities for an Ocean Unit

One Stop Teacher Shop - Teaching Resources for Upper Elementary: 15 Fun and Creative Activities for an Ocean Unit