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How To Get Kids To Write - Day 3

Looking for ways to get your kids writing? Get your students using their imagination as they write about an interview with a ladybug. Students imagine they meet a ladybug that can talk. They think of questions that they would like to ask the ladybug.

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If you're following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap Get Started Guide, today's activity focuses on Step One: Get Kids Writing. The goal of step one is simply to get kids to write.

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How To Get Kids To Write - Day 2

What can be more fun than writing about dragons? Today's writing activity focuses on writing a description of a dragon. Will the dragon be huge and fierce with fire coming out of its nostrils? ... or will the dragon be little and cute and always there when you need a friend. Your kids can decide!

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How To Get Kids To Write - Day 1

Are you a Grade 1, 2, or 3 teacher who is teaching writing in the classroom or through distance learning? Do you want ideas that your parents can do at home with their kids? Do you find yourself always searching for writing ideas? 

If you answered, "YES!" to any of these questions, this blogpost series is for you.

Each day from Monday to Friday I'll be posting easy-to-follow writing lesson plans. The lesson plans all follow a similar structure so you can easily use them...

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How To Use Simple Animal Webs To Get Kids Writing

Do you want an easy, fun writing activity to get kids writing about animals? Use a simple web graphic organizer to get students to write what they know about an animal of their choice. Students can use information from their animal web to support them with their writing.

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap Get Started Guide, the Animal Web writing activity is perfect for Step One - Get Kids Writing....

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How To Use Fun Writing Activities For Kids

Looking for ways to get your students writing? Use fun creative writing activities to motivate and engage your students and get them writing. Your Grade 1, Grade 2, and Grade 3 students will be excited to complete these writing activities.

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap Get Started Guide, fun writing activities are perfect for Step One - Get Kids Writing. The goal of Step One is to have all your students...

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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 Get Started Guide, the Winter Senses writing activity is perfect for Step One - Get Kids Writing. The goal of Step One...

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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 writing activity 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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How To Use Favorite Things To Get Kids Writing

Everyone has favorites! A favorite sweater ... a favorite animal ... a favorite flavor of ice cream ... use these favorites to get kids writing with the Fantastic Favorites Ten Minute Writing Activity.

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap Get Started Guide, the Fantastic Favorites 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 Motivate Kids To Write With Outer Space Postcards

Outer space is exciting to read and write about! Use this excitement to get kids writing about outer space with the Outer Space Postcard fun writing activity.

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If you are following the Writing Teacher's Roadmap Get Started Guide, the Outer Space Postcards writing activity is perfect for Step One - Get Kids Writing. The goal of Step One is to have all your students begin writing as easily as possible. Ten...

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