My sentiments exactly.

A Little Cheat Sheet To Avoid Using The Word ‘Very’

O Captain, My Captain - A Little Cheat Sheet To Avoid Using The Word ‘Very’ -- Picture from the movie 'The Dead Poets Society'

For writers.

editor's marks - great to print and display in writers' notebooks, and to share with critique groups

For the writers

for the writers

Funny pictures about The word 'said' is dead. Oh, and cool pics about The word 'said' is dead. Also, The word 'said' is dead.

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This pin hits the mother-lode of helpful infographics about research paper or essay writing. I would certainly either post or push out these different infographics to help my students learn to be better writers.

How to teach the alphabet to preschoolers

How to teach the alphabet to preschoolers

UNDERSTANDING While this resource discusses how one teach the alphabet to preschoolers, it also includes a clear and informative explanation of the acquisition of letter-sounds and phonics understanding in young learners.

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Teacher's Pet – Ideas & Inspiration for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2) | Writing Goals

Love this interactive writing goals chart! I could adapt with reading goals instead of writing goals.

Love this idea from Delights and Designs… You could easily extend this for more able pupils to contain more word types.    Children are encouraged to come up and pick a word from the teacher. They then place the stick in the correct pot. To further extend, they could then pick a word from each cup and create a sentence. Perfect for assessment!

parts of speech word sort {language arts}--Kids each come up and pick a stick out of my hand and they would have to place it in the right cup! If there’s extra time, they can use the word in a sentence