This website is designed to provide general writing resources for all content areas. Additional rubrics, reading/writing/vocabulary strategies, and formatting resources can be found on the English page of this website. If there are any websites or documents that you have to add, email them to firstname.lastname@example.org and they will be posted as soon as possible.
LDC Blank Writing Tasks - These blank tasks, created by the Literacy Design Collaborative, are categorized by writing purpose and can be adapted to any content area.
LDC Module Handbook - Contains ways of implementing LDC tasks into units to create coherent learning experiences.
Six Traits of Writing - This website, provided by Milwaukee Public Schools, contains a variety of rubrics and explanations concerning how to build writing assignments based upon the six basic traits of writing.
Writing to Learn Strategies - This document, created by Portland Public Schools, has various strategies that can be implemented in any class to facilitate learning. Most are short activities that can be used organically in lessons. Additional strategies, complete with more detailed explanations can be found at this website.
Writing Across the Curriculum (BCPS) - This website (Baltimore County Public Schools) contains several resources for varying content areas. Some of these resources can also be found on individual content area pages on our website.
Writing Prompts for Different Content Areas - This is a website by Plainfield High School that contains a list of general writing prompts categorized by subject area.
Persuasive Writing - This website, from the Kent School District, contains a list of other websites that focus on persuasive writing instruction and lessons.
Purdue OWL - Purdue University's Online Writing Lab provides grammar help, citation tutorials, ideas for writing across many areas, and much more.
Strunk's Elements of Style - This online version of Strunk's reference guide gives a rundown of any grammatical/mechanical topic needed.
University of Richmond Writer's Web - Provides help with grammar, citations, drafts, peer editing, and writing in various disciplines.
University of Victoria Writer's Guide - Provides general outlines of various types of writing, grammar tutorials, and help with drafting and editing.
Writing Fix - Large collection of lesson plans, prompts, and much more for all content areas - created by the Northern Nevada Writing Project.