4th Grade STAAR Writing--For students who struggle with writing, break the process down into easy steps. Try these graphic organizers to help struggling kids write expository essays and be successful on the STAAR writing test. You can make these on anchor chart paper and teach students to draw them. You can also download them from The Pensive Sloth.
Anchor Charts for Writing
If you would've asked me my thoughts about using anchor charts in the classroom a few years ago, I would've said something along the lines o...
Funny Picture Writing Prompts
Funny Picture Writing Prompts can be a LOT of fun in your 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classroom or homeschool! Click through to see where to find a HUGE collection of funny picture prompts that you can use with your students at ANY time. You'll also find grading tips and more!
Need help organizing your writing center to ensure that you are covering the parts of the Common Core? This writing center starter kit focuses on opinion, informative and narrative writing for the 4th and 5th grade Common Core standards. It comes in a neon theme as well as a printer friendly black and white version.
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Write On, Fourth Grade! Love her ideas! Great bulletin board for hooking your readers!
STAAR WARS 4th Grade Writing Task Cards ~ SET 2
No more waiting until the last minute to prepare for the test! Get STAAR ready all year long! We’re extremely happy to introduce our new 4th GRADE WRITING STAAR TASK CARDS! This is the 2nd set of 6, and each set includes 24 task cards which are aligned with the TEKS & CCSS for that 6 weeks. Instructions included for 4 methods of review: task cards, SCOOT, Quiz-Quiz-Trade, and Be the Teacher. Full preview available. $3.50
This is a good poster idea to use for an English/Language Arts classroom to show students how they should be writing their paragraphs/papers. KR
Ending with a "bang" anchor chart for our 4th grade realistic fiction writing unit.