- A to Z Teacher Stuff
Quick discovery of lesson plans, thematic units and activities created by teachers.
- Bright Ideas for Writing
Ideas for topics to write about. (6-8)
- Can I Have a Word?
Ideas and resources to inspire creative writing for middle and high school students.
- Character Scrapbook
A reader's response activity to analyze the characters in any book. (2-5)
- Education World
- Highlights Essential Learning Products - Writing
- Lesson Planet
Online educational resources including teacher reviewed online lesson plans.
- Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales
Great site for aspiring writers to develop their skills.
- PBS LearningMedia
Provides educators of all grade levels with access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos, games, audio clips, photos, lesson plans, and more!
- Purdue Online Writing Lab
- Resources for Writers and Teachers
- Scholastic Story Starters
Provides students with randomly selected themes for writing assignments.
- Scholastic: Teachers
- Scholastic.com: Biography Writer's Workshop
Here you can learn how to research and write a biographical sketch -- and along the way, you'll find research and writing strategies from us as well as a warm-up exercise to get you started.
- Smithsonian Education on the Web
- Wacky Web Tales
Education Place - web stories, student writing.
- Writing Fix
More ideas for using Six Traits.
- Writing with Writers
Students work with authors, editors, and illustrators in exclusive workshops designed to guide them in developing their skills.