The Writing Fix is a resource for quality lessons designed to motivate reluctant writers. Many lessons include student exemplars.
Kelly Gallagher Writing Strategies This document contains strategies based on Gallagher's Teaching Adolescent Writers book. Included is the rationale behind his method,as well as immediate-use activities for teachers.
How can I write my own powerful questions? Is it possible for students to create their own powerful, higher order thinking questions? How can we capitalize on this quality, in-depth thinking to create assessment opportunities? Created by Val Baron (EJELS) and Terra Kaliszuk (AISI Instructional Coach)
- Adapted version of Costa’s 3 Levels of Questioning to create their own HOTS questions!
- Teacher Outline (brief lesson progression & selected implementation suggestions)
- Student Question Creation Handout (exemplar question & 3 Level Questioning resource)
Internet Detective - wise up to the web
Poetry Tool - poetry foundation
Shmoop - homework help