Creative Writing Activities Unit for Grades 5-12 with a focus on Purpose in Writing - Writing to Entertain, Writing to Inform, Writing to Persuade! FUN creative writing activities help build confidence in students' writing abilities. Students are encouraged to find their own voice as a writer by embracing their own language, including slang, jargon, expressions, etc. with these fun creative writing lessons and activities! Perfect for new essay writers, hesitant and struggling writers, English Language Learners, or just as a fun activity before your essay writing unit.
By allowing students to find and use their own voice we are helping to build their confidence as writers.
10 Creative Writing Lessons and Exercises, including:
✳️ Writing to Entertain: Cartoon Strip
✳️ Writing to Entertain: Horoscope
✳️ Writing to Entertain: Anecdotes I
✳️ Writing to Entertain: Anecdotes II
✳️ Writing to Entertain: Poetry
✳️ Writing to Inform: Recipe of Me
✳️ Writing to Inform: Quick Messages and Notes
✳️ Writing to Inform: Formal Letters
✳️ Writing to Persuade: Personal Advertisement
✳️ Writing to Persuade: Magazine Advertisement
✴️ Teacher Notes & Sample Agenda
✴️ Writing with a Purpose Handout
Includes both PRINTABLE and DIGITAL VERSIONS for Distance Learning and In-Person Classrooms.