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Asking and Answering the 5 W's and H Questions
Teach students to collect key details.
Freewriting for Writing Topics
Have students freewrite for topic ideas.
Drawing a Life Map
Help students gather ideas for narratives.
Solving Problems Critically and Creatively
Help students improve problem solving.
Deciding When to Use Formal and Informal Language
Match language with purpose and audience.
Using 5 Critical Thinking Strategies
Use this video to help students think critically.
Asking Bigger and Better Questions
Teach students to form better questions.
Elaborating Ideas Using Different Levels of Details
Teach elaboration with levels of detail.
Using PAST to Understand Assignments
Teach students to analyze writing assignments.
Using Perspective Shifting to Imagine History
Help students gain a historical viewpoint.
Using Perspective Shifting to Persuade Readers
Help students see from readers' perspectives.
Using Perspective Shifting to Understand Others
Help students improve empathy.
Writing Back-and-Forth Stories
Inspire students to collaborate in writing.
Writing a Diary of a Famous Figure
Have students creatively narrate.
Writing: Now how do I get out of this one?
Assign this prompt to spark students' creativity.
Writing a Four-Star Food Review
Use this prompt to spark students' creativity.
Writing an InstaMemory
Help students narrate and describe.
Writing a "Showing" Paragraph
Help students show instead of tell.