Spin Your Story : 200 Emotionally-Charged Writing Prompts to Stir Your Soul - Kind Over Matter
Spin Your Story 200 Emotionally-Charged Writing Prompts to Stir Your Soul 108 Heartfelt Questions 42 Jumping Points 50 Questions for Artists I’m going to be real with you, I was in a little bit of a creative rut. I was scouring the internet for a book that housed creative writing…
Classroom Management: Getting to Know Your Students
This free download includes a student of the week template, an autobiography outline, an all about me at school information sheet and more.
Reading Genre Posters and Mini Anchor Charts - Distance Learning
These genre mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart provides students with a student friendly definition of each genre, characteristics of the genre, the author's purpose of the genre, and examples of texts that fall in that genre category. I...
This autobiography unit is a great end of the year activity that will be a keepsake for parents many years to come! Have the students take the parent note and story maps home to fill out with their parents. Then, using the story maps have the students use the writing paper to turn the information ...
A Mother's Day interview with my daughter
I didn’t know it at the time, but the moment I became a mother the world as I knew it was forever changed. The smell and weight of this tiny human in my arms made me feel like a new person with so much responsibility. I felt so happy. I couldn’t keep my eyes off her. With my son the story was much the same. I was so excited to meet the little guy and just as quickly as he came into the picture, it felt as though he had always been a part of our lives. We had no
Autobiography Writing Planner and Templates
Autobiography Writing Planner! Help your students plan and write a unique and detailed autobiography with this handy planner and guided writing templates. Students will create an "All About Me" book that includes the key components of biography. Choose from 3 options of writing templates!Who is Th...
How to Tell Your Own Life Story
What's your story? /SusanCainQUIET/ on how the stories we tell ourselves are key to our well-being and how to construct a personal narrative with positivity and honesty.
Our Autobiography projects are underway....!
On Friday, the students were given a nonfiction text features project to complete. You can find the project and the rubric below for reference or to reprint... Project and Rubric I have had some parents questioning how this project should be completed. In this project, the students are to write a short autobiography using the nonfiction text features we have learned so far. They are each listed on the project sheet. To help them organize their "life so far", we completed a Life Map together…
How to Write a Personal Story So It Matters to More Than You -
Tineke Bryson, Staff Writer Today we look at another short form: nonfiction short stories. Tineke, the OYAN team’s creative nonfiction enthusiast, shares some tips on writing personal essays, anecdotes, and blog posts.