Looking for great ideas that will help your students become better and more imaginative writers? Everything you need to teach them how to tell a story—whether it's fiction or nonfiction—is here: literary models, pre-writing activities, mini-lessons on plot development and story resolution, editing and revising tips, plus rubrics and evaluation ideas. As students complete fun, yet challenging writing explorations, they'll be setting goals for their writing and learning how to target their writing for a specific audience. Includes reproducibles, checklists, and evaluation forms. 64 pages.
Grades 4 - 8