For older kids-- Practice Paint Sample Storytelling - Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling.
Just the Facts: Writing Your Own Research Report AWESOME book for teaching research writing. It is appropriate for upper elementary and middle school and a wonderful resource with great pictures to use when first teaching research writing!
Struggling to engage your students in writing? These rich, creative QR code writing prompts are a fun way to use technology to get your students interested in writing. All you need is one device with a QR code reader!