- Scholastic Story Starters Grade K-6
- Scholastic Poetry Idea Engine Grades 3-6
- Scholastic Myth Brainstorming Grade 3-6
- Friendly Letter generator
Kids Space Stories
Write your own story. In the Monthly Story section
pictures are offered that can be used to create a
rebus. Use words from your story to name each picture.
The pictures will appear in place of those words,
after it has been published.
you must submit a request for a password before your
class can submit stories.
Get Started: Click here to skip all the clicks and
go right to the page to start. (Cancel
the option to download a language pack if prompted.)
Teachers can click "Class Entry Form" to
request a password. Students can click "Monthly
Class Story Form" beside #2 to write their story.
Cats Writing Contest
Story prompts given. Can you write about math?
Learn basic story writing skills from Bruce
Information - Rules
Capitalization, spacing, and numbers,
Paintball by iKnow That
3 levels of difficulty - see what each includes below
the buttons. Tip: Click Help to see what each tool
does. Click a button for the type of correction needed
in the sentence. Move the cursor over the spot needing
the change to highlight it, and then click.
Learn how to write from acclaimed authors. Separated
into categories such as News, Poetry, Journal Writing,
and others. Grades 3 +
Generator , Timeline
Poem wizard, Acrostic
Poems , Shape
Poems *, Bio
Cube , Flip
Book , Mystery
Cube , and Printing
Press (newspaper, brochure, booklets)
Other tools also offered including Venn Diagram tools
- create your own lists of words to drag and drop.
Rhymes With Squirrel? from A Different Place
Poetry activities including magnetic
poetry kits for kids .
Cinquain, haiku, and others. Try the Effective Detective
activity also to get an idea of how you could be more
descriptive when writing.
Tucker's Time For A Rhyme
Guide to writing poetry.
Poetry Engine from Scholastic
Cinquain, haiku, limerick, and free verse.
There's even an "I Can't Write a Poem" form!
Randomly generated story prompts.
Books by EduPlace
Print, with or without lines. Baseball Diamond included.
Report Sandwich Station from Scholastic
Fill in the blanks to put together a tasty book report.
to Write a Book Report
Read and follow directions, choosing your grade level
Edit Dan's Copy by Miss Maggie
Found in the Games section.
Wise from BBC
Dictionary from Poetry 4 Kids
from Word Central
Use the drop down menu to select the Rhyming Dictionary.
Use the drop down menu to choose from several types
of searches such as Find Rhymes, Find Similar Sounding
Words, Find Antonymns, etc.
Maker by RIF's Reading Planet
Find it in the Game Station area. Make choices to
generate a story. Add your own ending.
Create by Kids Com
Write Me a Story, Kimma's Scrapbook, and more.
Listen and follow directions. Water the plant and
watch your story grow.
Excellent history/writing activity British based.
Begin by watching the get-started get
started tutorial . Another tutorial covers editing
Prompts from Can Teach.ca
Help choosing topics and organizing your thoughts.
Smart's How to Cite a Site
Click on Activity Sheets for some helpful illustrations
Formerly Quick Cite - How to Cite by Noodle Tools.com
Under MLA select Web Page, Online Encyclopedia, etc.
to generate a citation. Easy-breezy!
Language from Kids Konnect
Definitions and examples. Links to activities at bottom
Writing Center - Grammar and Punctuation
Subject-Verb agreement and more. How to create a Works
Five Paragraph Essay Wizard
Initial reading seems a bit advanced, but quickly
leads to wonderful graphs, explanations, and examples.
to Writing a Basic Essay
Paradigm Online Writing