Two years ago, I wrote about saving time while grading writing assignments. I must feel the need for such a reflection at the end of every..
Let’s tackle student editing!
Edit: to revise or correct, as a manuscript.
Too often, students click “spell check” and tell you tha..
Teaching methods for student writing evolve. On a large scale, educators teach students to write for college and to use proper tone in ema..
The longer I teach (and the more I write and blog in my personal life), the more convinced I am that brainstorming for high school student..
The back to school rush will end. Routines, established. New shoes, broken in. Fresh notebooks, scribbled on. First writing assignments, a..
Looking to inspire creative writing students? Read on for reading material and lesson plan ideas.
Students enjoy outside sources – they..
Teaching English language arts means writing writing lesson plans.
(I’m sorry for that play on words).
Teachers are aware that colle..
Writing activities over the summer needn’t be a huge hassle! Read for more ideas.
As a teacher, I’m paranoid about the summer slide – t..
Teaching writing cannot be done in one way. Writing is a personal exercise and students bring various abilities and feelings to their writ..
The first time I wrote my own language arts test, it was too long. Like, embarrassingly the wrong length. Those poor students.