Author-Inspired Writing Prompts
Whether you’re back in the classroom, teaching virtually, or something in between, here are some ideas to get students in the “write” mood. Take advantage of the voices of published authors and illustrators in these original source selections, designed to guide every writer through the creative process.
Put the Pieces Together
Encourage students to take their new ideas and organize them into a story. Learn about the creative approaches these authors and illustrators have to organizing details. Does a story always start at the beginning?
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