compose literary texts such as personal narratives, fiction, and poetry using genre characteristics and craft;
A template for students to use when planning a narrative text.
A template for students to use when planning the plot structure of a narrative text.
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
A template for students to use when writing their own Readers Theater script.
A fun, hands-on activity using a die and a chart to create a creature to include in a narrative text or a comic strip.
A fun way to help your reluctant writers choose something to write about.
An assessment rubric designed to help teachers to assess students' narrative writing.
6 jumbled narrative paragraphs for students to sequence in the correct order.
Have some fun with a hands-on Read Across America activity using a die and chart to create a silly book title and storybook.
A Paragraph of the Week PowerPoint presentation to use when setting up this writing strategy in your classroom.
A 10 slide editable PowerPoint template of story starters to use in narrative writing.
A poster about fairy tales, including an annotated example.
A 75-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A 23-slide editable PowerPoint template to use when introducing students to poetic devices.
A set of 9 annotated poetry anchor charts to use when introducing structured forms of poetry.
Save Tom the Turkey this Thanksgiving with a Disguise a Turkey project template.
An 84-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A fairy tale themed narrative writing teaching pack containing 8 worksheets and posters.
Brighten up your classroom narrative writing display with this set of narrative writing posters!
A brainstorming template to use in the classroom when learning about alliteration.
A poster providing a definition and example of an onomatopoeia poem.
Get to know your students and explore poetry at the same time with this simile poem scaffolding template.
An 85-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A set of templates for students to write their own comics.
Help students get over writers’ block with these cute sloth-themed writing prompts.
Celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. with this ‘I Have a Dream’ craft.
A checklist for students to use when proofreading and editing their narrative writing.
Inspire your students to write descriptively using our 20 daily descriptive writing prompts slide deck and graphic organizer.
A 82-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A 19-slide PowerPoint containing a set of 5 visual narrative writing prompts.
An activity to use in the classroom when learning about alliteration.
A poster providing a definition and example of a concrete poem (or shape poem).