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10 Easy Writing Lessons That Get Kids Ready for Writing Assessments

10 Easy Writing Lessons That Get Kids Ready for Writing Assessments

by Mary Rose

With these lessons, you've got what you need to teach students to write effectively and raise their test scores. Easy, sequential lessons mirror the kind of writing students will be asked to do on the tests. Through fun writing prompts such as memorable haircuts and how to eat an Oreo cookie, students learn to craft a five-paragraph essay, organize a story, write an effective expository piece, add elaborations, master persuasive writing, and more.

Ages
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 6
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
128

About the Author

Mary Rose Mary Rose has more than 30 years of classroom experience and has taught kindergarten, 1st and 4th grades. She has been a long-time contributor to Storyworks and Instructor magazines.

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