WRITING RESOURCES
http://gomaisa-public.rubiconatlas.org/Atlas/Browse/View/Default - all grades - all subjects
http://www.greatsource.com/iwrite/educators/e_minilessons_elem.html
http://www.smekenseducation.com/6-traits-of-writing.html
http://librarianscorner.net/LA%20Resources.htm#Six_Traits_of_Writing:_
Student Publishing@www.edteck.com
bbc.co.uk/schools writing site - student interactives
empoweringwriters.com
Stop Writing 5 Paragraph Essays
http://k-12teacherresources.wikispaces.com/Fourth+Grade+Language+Arts
Cursive handwriting practice sheets - State capitals
Rubric Exemplars - Narrative Writing
CCSS Technology integration
writing forms
Graphic Organizers
drawing of a brainstormed list
strategies to help struggling writers
Writing about Characters who transform themselves

NARRATIVE WRITING
Grade 4 Personal Narrative Unit - Portland Public Schools
4th Grade Narrative Writing Lessons - Oregon Educators Network
Narrative-Writing A-Z

FANTASY WRITING
http://www.fantasywritersden.com/category/world-building
Science Fiction or Fantasy - A Quiz

GRAMMAR FIX-UP GAMES
Grammar Gorillas
Clean Up Your Grammar Game
Sentences and Fragments
Subjects and Predicates
Complete and Run-on Sentences
Contractions
Singular and Plural Possessives
Their, there, they're, to, too, two
Irregular plurals
Irregular verbs
Adjective and Adverbs
Simple subjects and predicates
narrative writing game and prefix/suffixes game

GRAMMAR

Grammar MiniLessons - see under tab
PP: Jeff Anderson - Teaching grammar - Use for lessons
homographs game
Prezi-parts of speech
Scholastic - FANBOYS Lesson
FANBOYS - Conjunctions
Good grammar sites-interactive
Rhyming Word Dictionary
homophone interactive game
homophone online flashcards
Grammar Lessons/Help/Quizzes

COMPARE/CONTRAST
www.smekenseducation.com - search for compare/contrast writing
COMPARE/CONTRAST HARCOURT/SCHOOL
About.com compare/contrast writing
compare/contrast writing
compare/contrast student samples
Venn Diagram for comparing
compare/contrast writing
Compare/Contrast powerpoint

WHERE I'M FROM POETRY WRITING
Where I'm From Lesson
COPY/CHANGE WHERE I'M FROM POEM
WHERE I'M FROM POEM WRITING


JOURNAL PROMPTS
Journal Topics/Writing Prompt

RESEARCH WRITING - TEACHER RESOURCES
http://lifein4b.blogspot.com - RESEARCH WRITING LESSONS
Research writing
WW research reports
Exemplars-Example of a poorly written report
power point - research writing
endangered species form
endangered animals reports
endangered natl center

RESEARCH WRITING - STUDENT RESOURCES
Natl Geographic
List of kids websites on animals including endangered
http://www.arkive.org - great videos & pictures of endangered animals
List of good websites for kids, including endangered

Wolf Articles - well written
Snow Leopard-discovery channel

POETRY WRITING
Haiku publishing form
writing diamonte poetry
Karla Kuskin poetry
poetry writing
Writing with Authors-Poetry
ReadWriteThink writing poetry

PARAGRAPH WRITING
Report paragraphs

HOW TO WRITE A SUMMARY
Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears - Summary Writing Lesson Site
How to Write a Summary
Anita Archer slide show
list of good websites for teaching summarization
Summary Writing -student online strategy practice/teacher site

WRITING SITES
Oakland Public Schools
Scholastic Teachers of Writing
4th grade online student resources
Author Resources
Writing Like Authors
Teaching the Qualities of Writing-Podcasts
article on mentor texts
Chris Biffle Whole Brain Writing
Thoughts on teaching writing
Writing Site- internet4classrooms.com/many genres
BlogWalker site
I Write Like...
Lightening Bug-writer's site

CITATIONS
citations-bibliography

MEAP WRITING
MEAP Released Items 2008
4th Grade MEAP Response to a Piece
Oregon Narrative Writing Examples

MEMOIR WRITING
memoir writing

LEGEND WRITING
how to write a legend
Eagle Legends
Eagle Legends
bluebonnet legend
Comanche legends
Patowatomi MI legends
legend plans
How to write a legend
How to write a legend
legend plans

SENTENCE/PARAGRAPH WRITING
how to write a paragraph - power point
Writing complete sentences

PERSUASIVE WRITING
Writing Fix
Anchor Charts
Scholastic Persuasive Writing - includes handouts
Oregon site with lots of good links and student interactive powerpoints
Persuasive Writing wikispace
Persuasive Writing Powerpoint
Persuasive Letter Lessons
Persuasive Letter Rubric
Persuasive Writing Topics
Should there be zoos? Blogspot lesson idea
Persuasive Writing wikispace
Zoos - research site
youtube: persuasive photostory by student on zoos
blog: why we have zoos
students reasons pro/con wordpress
blog with research and youtube links
persuasive writing overview
slideshare: persuasive writing - great for examining advertisements
Persuasive Writing Outline
zoochosis
ReadWriteThink-persuasive powerpoint, handouts
ReadWriteThink: Persuasive Writing Assessment
ReadWriteThink: Persuasive Map
FICTION WRITING
fiction writing

MENTOR TEXTS
Dear Mr. Henshaw

COMIC CREATOR
Comic Creator