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How To Use Fun Writing Activities For Kids

Get your students writing with fun writing activities! Use ten minute fun creative writing activities to motivate and engage your students and get them writing. Your students will want to complete these fun writing activities for Grade 1, Grade 2, and Grade 3.

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap, the Winter Senses Ten Minute Writing Activity is perfect for Step One - Get Kids Writing. The goal of Step One is to...

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How To Motivate Kids To Write With Winter Senses Activity

Do you want a fun, engaging topic to motivate your students to write? Get them writing about winter. Winter brings up images of snowshoes, snowmen, and toboggans. Kids like to build snow forts, have snowball fights, and make snow angels. 

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap, the Winter Senses Ten Minute Writing Activity is perfect for Step One - Get Kids Writing. The goal of Step One is to have all your students begin...

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How To Easily Differentiate the Inquiry Process For Your Students

Do you have students that struggle with the inquiry process? Are you looking for easy ways to differentiate inquiry for your students? Use this inquiry differentiation chart to support your students and help them successfully complete their inquiry projects.

What is Inquiry?

To me, inquiry means to ask questions and find answers.

Why Teach the Inquiry Process?

If kids can ask questions and know how to discover answers, they'll be more successful in school.

And later in...

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How To Teach The Inquiry Method In Five Easy Steps

Looking for an easy five step method for teaching the inquiry process to your students? Use the FREE step-by-step posters with your students to support them with the inquiry process.

What is Inquiry?

To me, inquiry means to ask questions and find answers.

Why Teach the Inquiry Process?

If kids can ask questions and know how to discover answers, they will be more successful in school.

And later in life.

Begin today by getting students to brainstorm inquiry questions that they...

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How To Plan Inquiry Lessons Your Students Will Love

Do you struggle with teaching inquiry to your students? Are you unsure of how to get started? Do you want your Grade 1 to 3 students make eye-popping projects quickly and easily? Begin teaching inquiry to your students with this FREE inquiry planning guide. 

What is Inquiry?

To me, inquiry means to ask questions and find answers.

Why Teach the Inquiry Process?

If kids can ask questions and know how to discover answers, they will be more successful in school.

And later in life.

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How To Easily Write Animal Reports With Kids

Are you looking for a simple, step-by-step strategy for teaching your students how to write animal reports? Support your students as they work through the report writing process by following seven simple steps.

What is report writing?

Report writing is a type of informative writing. ... and what is informative writing? Informative writing is meant to give information to the reader. The information increases the reader's knowledge about a topic. So ... when students write a report,...

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How To Get Kids To Write Using Outer Space

Do you struggle with getting some of your students to write? Try using fun and engaging topics like outer space to get them writing. Get your kids to imagine they're in a rocket ship exploring outer space.

Each week I feature a set of five writing prompts on a FREE print and go document. Today's writing prompts focus on outer space.

The Writing Prompts Include: 

  • Fly To Outer Space
  • Rocket Or Submarine
  • Moon Adventures
  • Take A Friend
  • Outer Space Facts

What Are Print And Go...

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How To Get Kids To Write Using Acts of Kindness

Do you have students who are reluctant to write? Do you feel like no matter what you do, you have kids who simply refuse to put words down on the page? Use acts of kindness to engage and motivate students and get them writing.

The Acts of Kindness Ten Minute Writing Activity gets your students thinking of ways they can be kind to others and then gets them writing about it.

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap, the Outer Space Postcards...

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How To Use Growing Up Writing Prompts To Get Kids Writing

Kids have many different experiences growing up. Use these experiences to get kids writing!

This week's print and go writing prompts focus on growing up.

Writing Prompts Include:

  • Life As a Baby
  • Favorite Memory
  • Perfect Day
  • Chores
  • Job In The Future

What Are Print And Go Writing Prompts?

Print and go writing prompts are one page documents that include 5 writing prompts. Use these writing prompts to give your students ideas to write about. Each prompt contains a number of questions to help your...

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How To Teach Kids To Write Using Bears

Bears are interesting and fun animals to study! Kids love learning about koalas, pandas, black bears, polar bears, and brown bears. Get your kids using their imagination as they write about bears.

Each week I feature a set of five writing prompts on a FREE print and go document. Today's writing prompts focus on bears.

Writing Prompts Include:

  • The Picnic
  • New Name For Bears
  • Koalas or Pandas?
  • Food For Hibernation
  • Full Grown or Cub?

What Are Print And Go Writing Prompts?

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