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Inspire your students to develop a passion for writing, practice reading comprehension, and build vocabulary and grammar skills with these language arts lesson plans.
Outlining Essays Printable
Writing First Drafts Printable
Presenting Persuasively Printable
Letter Writing Printable
Short Story Writing
Writing From Experience Printable
Drafting and Revising Essays Printable
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Outlining Essays (Grades 3-6)
Highlight brainstorming and the elements of an expressive essay with this lesson.
New! Short Story Writing (Grades 6-8)
Use this lesson to assign a short story writing activity as well as to illustrate the critical steps of short story composition, including plot elements, brainstorming, and more.
New! Letter Writing (Grade 6-8)
Focus on adjectives, figurative language, and more with this lesson that will help your students prepare a personal and descriptive letter to a loved one.
Writing First Drafts (Grades 3-6)
Review outlining essays while you encourage your students to being the draft writing process.
Presenting Persuasively (Grades 6-8)
Use this lesson to help your students identify the strongest and weakest components of their persuasive arguments!
NEW! Autobiographical Writing About Memories (Grades 6-8)
Lead a class discussion that helps students explore Fall memories that inspire autobiographical writing.
Writing From Experience (Grades 7-12)
Allow your students to dig into their own personal backgrounds to write an expressive essay.
Drafting and Revising Essays (Grades 7-12)
Students learn to draft and revise essays.