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Pumpkin Creatures
Pumpkin Creatures
Lesson Plan
Pumpkin Creatures
This lesson plan integrates art and reading to create a character by personifying a pumpkin. Your students will enjoy writing a story about a character that they have created!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Creative Writing: Under the Sea
Creative Writing: Under the Sea
Worksheet
Creative Writing: Under the Sea
Being a fish might be fun! Your young writer can write his own under the sea story with this creative writing prompt.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Traditional Cinquain
Traditional Cinquain
Worksheet
Traditional Cinquain
A cinquain poem is a five line poem that does not rhyme. Your students can read an example of a cinquain poem, then try writing a few of their own.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Drawing Conclusions
Drawing Conclusions
Worksheet
Drawing Conclusions
Time to play detective! Can you describe what happened int his scene, just by looking at the picture? Practice making inferences by looking at context.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Grab That Reader
Grab That Reader
Worksheet
Grab That Reader
The best type of introduction makes you want to learn more! Help your second graders hook their readers as they practice writing new and improved introductions using this grabby worksheet.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Conclude a Story
Vocabulary Cards: Conclude a Story
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Conclude a Story
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: Conclude a Story.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Photo Captions
Photo Captions
Worksheet
Photo Captions
Follow Chuck on vacation by looking at the pictures he took! What is he doing in each picture? Use your imagination and creativity to write captions for each.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fireman Poem
Fireman Poem
Worksheet
Fireman Poem
Your kindergartener is learning a lot of new words and how to use them. Give him the challenge of filling in the correct words in this poem about firemen.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fill in the Blank Story
Fill in the Blank Story
Worksheet
Fill in the Blank Story
Write the story to go along with this series of story illustrations with this fun writing prompt.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Summer Comics (Part Two)
Summer Comics (Part Two)
Worksheet
Summer Comics (Part Two)
Write a summer-themed dialogue for this mother and son, then color in the pictures.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Switching U.S. States
Switching U.S. States
Lesson Plan
Switching U.S. States
This lesson combines students' knowledge of US geography and their creative writing skills in one fun activity!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Wacky Limericks
Wacky Limericks
Worksheet
Wacky Limericks
As your students read these silly limericks, they’ll identify examples of hyperbole.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
My Writing Goals
My Writing Goals
Worksheet
My Writing Goals
Use this handy worksheet to help your students (and you!) keep track of their writing goals. Refer to the goals during writing workshop conferences, and be sure to have students add to them and revise them as needed.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Time Transition Word Sort
Worksheet
Time Transition Word Sort
Noticing too many “thens” in student narratives? Use this transition word sort activity to get kids thinking about different time transitions in their writing.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Realistic Fiction Writing Assessment
Realistic Fiction Writing Assessment
Worksheet
Realistic Fiction Writing Assessment
This assessment will illustrate your students’ writing abilities within the realistic fiction writing genre.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Fan Fiction Finales
Fan Fiction Finales
Lesson Plan
Fan Fiction Finales
Help your students' favorite characters come to life in new adventures as student writers draft new endings to their favorite stories.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
What's Behind the Door?
What's Behind the Door?
Worksheet
What's Behind the Door?
Children will use their creative writing skills to continue the story in this fiction writing exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Let’s Get Writing! Character Planning
Let’s Get Writing! Character Planning
Worksheet
Let’s Get Writing! Character Planning
Young writers practice crafting interesting, well rounded characters for their stories with this character planning template.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Prompt: Mystery
Writing Prompt: Mystery
Worksheet
Writing Prompt: Mystery
Everyone loves a mystery! Give your budding writer a chance to create her own fictional story based on this picture writing prompt. What will happen next?
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
More Hyperbole in Poetry
More Hyperbole in Poetry
Worksheet
More Hyperbole in Poetry
When your students read this silly poem, they will find examples of hyperbole. Then, they will make a connection to another language concept: superlatives!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Chinese New Year: Mini Lantern Template
Chinese New Year: Mini Lantern Template
Worksheet
Chinese New Year: Mini Lantern Template
Use this paper template to create a miniature lantern with your own wishes for the coming year.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Pinocchio’s Side of the Story
Pinocchio’s Side of the Story
Worksheet
Pinocchio’s Side of the Story
Use this creative writing exercise with your students to tell a story from another character’s point of view.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Creative Writing: Acceptance Speech
Creative Writing: Acceptance Speech
Worksheet
Creative Writing: Acceptance Speech
Celebrate your successes with a fun writing prompt! Your child will have fun using her imagination and honing her writing skills with this writing prompt.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
"Somebody Wanted" Prewriting Organizer
"Somebody Wanted" Prewriting Organizer
Worksheet
"Somebody Wanted" Prewriting Organizer
The Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then strategy is a great tool to help students identify and understand story elements. In this fun brainstorming activity, budding writers will use the format to start generating a story of their own!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tell a Tale!
Tell a Tale!
Worksheet
Tell a Tale!
Monster footprints in a dark forest sets the scene for a super scary story! This picture prompt will help your child practice creative writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet