Interactive Writing Notebook
Show Don't Tell 2: A New Descriptive, Suspense Writing Game
Come learn about a cool, creative, downloadable game that teaches students the fundamentals of descriptive, suspense writing. Budding writers will learn to use figurative language, as well as practice with leading words, sensory hints, suspense words, setting the scene and building tension. Instead of "telling a story" players quickly learn how to vividly describe a dramatic scene or scenario while having fun!
Adverb Song - Educational Music Video
Run-on sentences are a common problem with writers of all ages. FANBOYS is something that sticks with students and I think is a very important lesson to be taught. It is something that should be posted in the room as a constant reminder and resource for students to use.