How to Write an Essay Like the Pros (Infographic)
This infographic illustrates the process of writing a good essay, important rules, and step-by-step instructions. It will also show you a few very common mistakes to look out for in student essays.
As an editor of the high school newspaper, the editor-in-chief of the high school literary magazine, and a college journalism major, I have clearly always been someone who doesn’t mind writing a research paper or an essay. In fact, I welcomed these assignments when I was still in school. I would pick a 10-page essay over a math test literally any day of the week. I’m a fast writer and I managed to get good grades on my papers even when I admittedly didn’t try very hard.
Evidence-based terms in social studies
As we move into a social studies world that is asking kids to collect evidence, organize evidence, create products, and communicate results, writing skills are becoming more and more important. But for the last ten years or so, at least in the state of Kansas, we've asked kids to focus instead on memorizing content. So…
The Difference Between Inference & Prediction
Differences between Inference and Prediction. Excellent to use when introducing inferences. Students can tell what they know about predictions, and then learn about how inferenceing is different.
Grammar Posters 0 Distance Learning
These clear and concise grammar posters are essential to introducing important grammar rules and vocabulary. They are easy to print which will save you a ton of time and will provide you a clear starting point for your grammar mini-lessons. *This resource can also work with distance learning. There ...
anchor charts | Contractions Anchor Chart | First Grade #Christmas #thanksgiving #Holiday #quote
anchor charts | Contractions Anchor Chart | First Grade #Christmas #thanksgiving #Holiday #quote by Roxanne Hope-Blacke on Indulgy.com
Show, Don't Tell: A FREE Writing Lesson
Show, Don't Tell: A Writing Minilesson! This blog post focuses on teaching students to write showing sentences instead of telling sentences. It includes an anchor chart and a FREE Bingo game!