BLOGGING

SHARING AND PUBLISHING

SIX TRAITS WRITING RESOURCES

SCHOLASTIC FOLKTALE PAGE

Students write their own folktales

Writers'Workshop Grammar Handbook

POETRY IDEA ENGINE

Interactive workshop for poetry writing

EDIT DAN'S COPY

Interactive editing practice

WRITING FUN Graphic organizers for every type of writing

MAKE BELIEFS COMIX Make your own comics

MAGIC PEN STORY STARTERS

SPELLBEE Free teacher registration, students play language games against each other

SPIN AND SPELL

=SPELLING TIME| FREE ONLINE SPELLING PROGRAM!

SpellingTime.com is a virtual spelling tutor that presents quizzes, spelling bees, spelling tests, and fun spelling games all customized to each child’s abilities=

SPELLING WIZARDCreate your own word puzzles using your spelling list

WRITING

POWER PROOFREADING

THE STORY STARTER

BOOKR

SCHOLASTIC STORY STARTER

ESSAY MAP

PEER EDITING TUTORIAL

WEBBINGTOOL

COMIC CREATOR

MYSTERY CUBE

SHAPE POEMS

FRACTURED FAIRY TALES

DIAMANTE POEMS

BIO CUBE

BOOK COVER CREATOR

ACROSTIC POEMS

LETTER POEMS

POSTCARD CREATOR

BROCHURE CREATOR

FRIDGE MAGNETS

AD LIBS SILLY STORIES

VOICE ACTIVITY

TELL YOUR OWN THREE LITTLE PIGS STORY

CINQUAIN POETRY

CHARACTERS AND SETTING

DIAMANTE POEM

DIAMOND POEMS

HOW-TO WRITING

DAILY WRITING TIPS

CREATE YOUR OWN NEWSPAPER ARTICLE

STORY BIRD

ABC OF THE WRITING PROCESS

MONSTER EXCHANGEDraw a monster, write a description of your monster. Send the description to students in another school. They draw the monster from your description. Then compare their drawing to the original. Drawings and descriptions are posted on the website.

ETHERPAD Great tool for collaborative writing

WRITING FIX

ONLINE WRITING LAB

TWINE A tool for creating interactive stories

WRITING EXEMPLARS AND SCORING GUIDES

SMORIESA place for students to publish and share their stories

SQUIGLY'S WRITING CORNER

THE SCRAMBLINATOR Teacher types in sentences, including punctuation. The sentences are scrambled. Students try to unscramble them.

RECIPES TO GOOD WRITINGSuggetions for all writing genres

BOOKEMONStudents can create their own online books to share with friends and family

DIAGRAMMRMake a mind map or diagram by simply typing text

BUBBLE.USCreate graphic organizers to print or share

FIVE CARD FLICKRStudents select 5 pictures and write a story about them.

LETTERS ABOUT LITERATURE Students can write letters to an author about their book. There is a contest in December

THE LIGHTNING BUGWriting prompts, mini-lessons and ideas

WRITE RHYMES Write poetry on this page. When you need a rhyming word Click "ALT" and hold the cursor over the word. A list of rhyming words will appear

FOLDABLESDirections and templates for creating all kinds of student books

FESTICITETools for writing poetry, samples of poetry

FREEOLOGYMany types of graphic organizers to print

STORY STARTER JRThis site randomly generates over 700 storystarters

WRITING FUN explains the types of text commonly written in schools with printable organizers and examples showing text structures, grammatical features and publishing ideas.

MY STORY MAKERlets students create their own stories that are archived for 30 days. Once created, a story is saved as a PDF and can be exported to a computer for permanent access. Students can play with characters, shapes, colors, movement, and sentences.

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST SITES WHERE STUDENTS CAN WRITE FOR AN AUTHENTIC AUDIENCE

NEW My Study Bar -a comprehensive set of portable open source and freeware applications to support learners with literacy difficulties.(Speech recognition only works in Vista or Windows 7)Ginger Spelling - "Gingerprovides an automatic spell checker, through an intelligent automaticcontext-based correction of spelling mistakes and misused wordsGhotit- Online context spell checker service, great for students with LDs! Tell them to add it to their home computers.Check out the downloadable Ghotit version that providestext-to-speech within the correction window.MyWebspiration - Beta version of Inspiration - graphic organizers.MAGNETIC POETRYTUBETALK A great way to inspire writing

CYBRARYMAN'S WRITING RESOURCES

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST SITES FOR CREATING ONLINE NEWSPAPERS

30 IDEAS FOR TEACHING WRITING

TIKATOK WRITING IDEAS ACROSS THE CURRICULUM

WORD TAMER This interactive tool is great for the Smartboard. It helps students develop characters and construct plots.

NO MORE RED INK An interactive site for students to practice grammar. Teachers can sign up a class for free.

FIGMENT Figment is a community where you can share your writing, connect with other readers, and discover new stories and authors.

LEARN ENGLISH KIDS Write your own Sci-Fi story

CYBRARYMAN'S WRITING PROMPTS PAGE

REVISION WITH GOOGLE DOCS

A MAGICAL GUIDE FOR AVOIDING PLAGIARISM

7 GOOD SOURCES FOR CREATIVE WRITING PROMPTS

DIGITAL WRITING LESSON Students write stories about their personal heroes in a graphic novel format

INKLEWRITER Create interactive stories and Choose your own adventure stories

SYNCHRONOUS EDITING WITH GOOGLE DOCS

PURDUE WRITING LAB

THE STORY KITCHEN Fun writing prompts

EDUCATION PLACE GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS

ONE WORD You will see one word at the top of the screen-you have 60 seconds to write about it.

OHLIFE Simple format for basic entries and journaling

STUDENTS CREATE THEIR OWN CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE STORIES Video tutorial

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST POSTS ON WRITING INSTRUCTION

WRITING LITERACY AND LEARNING IDEAS Pinterest Board

INKLE Create interactive stories

5 TIPS FOR TEACHING REAL WORLD PERSUASIVE WRITING

WRITE A CHOOSE-YOUR-OWN ADVENTURE STORY