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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Make a Splash! Using Dramatic Experience to “Explode the Moment”
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Four 45-minute sessions plus additional writing time|
Grades 3 – 6 | Lesson Plan | Minilesson
This lesson teaches intermediate students to “use the experts” to learn how to revise to create sharp, sensory-rich experiences for their readers.
Grades 6 – 12 | Lesson Plan | Recurring Lesson
This lesson teaches students how to revise dull “telling” sentences into vivid, descriptive “showing” sentences.
Grades K – 3 | Strategy Guide
This strategy guide explains how to use small-group, guided writing instruction to teach students effective strategies and improve their ability to produce text independently.
Grades K – 5 | Professional Library | Book
This practical text outlines various ways to enhance and enrich writing instruction through the use of children's literature.