Our Writing Curriculum for 6th Grade: The New Curriculum we are Trying Out

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I am a pretty relaxed homeschooler, and that has worked well for us, especially with homeschooling multiple ages. The problem that can arise at times, is that I may forget to teach important things like writing mechanics!I have 4 children, one who graduated our homeschool last year, and 3 girls that will be in 8th […]

The True Story Behind the Grinch Writing Prompt for Middle School

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Your middle school students will love learning about how the Grinch came about with this fun writing prompt lesson!You know about Dr. Seuss and the story of the Grinch, but do you know the story behind the story? Your middle school students will learn about how Dr. Seuss came about writing the story of the Grinch […]

FREE Narrative Essay Prompts for Junior High

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Here are some fun essay prompts for your older students that are working on narrative essays. These narrative essay prompts for junior high students provide a launching place from which they can engage in valuable writing opportunities. Immersed in the act of storytelling, young writers will learn to organize thoughts chronologically, include concrete details, and […]

How to Write a Five Paragraph Essay

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Do you need help teaching your older students how to write an essay? When you are teaching your students how to write an essay it is important to teach them how to properly outline their thoughts. This tutorial includes a step by step free printable outline template to help your students through the entire process […]

Ewwww… That’s Creepy! Middle School Writing Prompts

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We love these fun Writing Prompts geared for Middle School Students! This fun writing prompt will tell you an interesting story about something creepy. Then you will be challenged to write your very own story about what creeps you out!Get your FREE Middle School Writing Prompt HERE! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, […]

Revise vs. Edit Writing Poster for Middle School

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Are you teaching formal writing this year?When you are teaching formal writing it is important for your children to learn how to begin editing their own papers before they turn them in. I found this great freebies that gives your child simple instructions on how to edit and revise their own work!Grab your FREE Revise […]

Put Your Message on a T-Shirt FREE Middle School Writing Prompt

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I love these fun and creative writing prompts!You’ve been given a blank t-shirt. What will you put on it? What do you want people to know about? Use the front or the back or both.Get your FREE Put Your Message on a T-Shirt Middle School Writing Prompt HERE! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, […]

FREE WRITING Printables for Middle School

FREE Writing Printables for Middle School www.homeschoolgiveaways.com Get these freebies to teach your children how to revise and edit their writing!

Help your middle school students learn the difference between revising and editing their papers. Or use these free writing printables to introduce the concept to your children! DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE WRITING PRINTABLES FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL HERE Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!

FREE Printables for Creative Writing

FREE Printables for Creative Writing www.homeschoolgiveaways.com Teach creative wirting to your middle school students using these free printables and lessons ! 9 weeks' worth available.

Middle school students will learn a lot through this FREE creative writing course! Includes printables and lessons PLUS links to weeks 2 to 9 at the bottom of the post. FIND YOUR FREE PRINTABLES FOR CREATIVE WRITING HERE Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!

FREE Writing Office Printables

FREE Writing Office Printables www.homeschoolgiveaways.com Grab these free printable and create a writing office for your homeschool!

Have you ever heard of or used a ‘writing office’? I’ve seen these used by teachers but I think they could also be a great addition to any homeschool writing lesson. Perfect for upper elementary or even middle school students who need reminders about the various mechanics of writing. DOWNLOAD YOUR WRITING OFFICE FREEBIES HERE […]