An 8 Step Collaborative Essay Lesson Plan Tailored to Your Student’s Needs

Let’s face it. Many of the prompts your state provides for your students are boring. The students will diligently write to the prompt, but the prompts are usually out of touch with current issues or topics that interest your students. So what is the answer? *Note: Before you launch this lesson plan, be sure toContinue reading “An 8 Step Collaborative Essay Lesson Plan Tailored to Your Student’s Needs”

How To Teach Writing Students Not To Use Colloquial Diction

One of the worst problems plaguing high school writers is their misunderstanding that when writing a formal essay they must use formal diction. ┬áIt is probably one of the largest hurdles any writing teacher will have to vault their students over, and most times it feels like they are weighed down with years of beingContinue reading “How To Teach Writing Students Not To Use Colloquial Diction”