Palindromes

As part of our writer’s workshop I often (almost daily) give little mini-lessons.   They are short lessons on spelling, …

Silly Similes

Teaching similes can be BORING when you’re just using the same, old boring similes we all know.  Bruce Lansky wrote …

The Five W’s

We’re all terrified of diagramming sentences, but it doesn’t have to be so frightening.  There’s more than one way to …