Students need measurable, clear writing expectations. Achievable goals and specific directions help boost skill and confidence.
Are you looking for ways to make the process of grading writing less subjective?
When editing your kids’ writing, how do you find the balance between appreciating content and addressing errors?
It’s possible for self-editing to go from a hated chore to a task kids actually enjoy!
Ways to give your kids writing feedback, plus tips to help you overcome insecurity and doubt about editing and evaluating their writing lessons.
Is there anything harder than getting a child to write? Parents say it’s trying to grade that writing! Try these helpful tips.
Editing doesn’t need to be a negative or intimidating experience for your K-3rd grader
Editing skills improve with time and practice. Homeschool moms can approach their kids’ writing more objectively with these helpful editing tips.
Each of the Six Traits of Effective Writing is followed by specific elements WriteShop I and II look for in a composition.
Model writing through conversation to help children grow in their effective use of language.
Teach kids to identify common spelling errors to improve their writing.
Tips to help teens proofread papers for grammar, punctuation, spelling, and sentence completeness.
Teens learn to add sentence variety and detail to their writing … while also clearing out the clutter!
If your kids are starting to drag their feet with writing assignments, head to the library for some kid-friendly writing activities!
Brainstorming, rough draft, editing, or revising — what’s your teen’s favorite part of writing?