This writing book is designed for students of all writing calibers. Whether the writing practice happens in a classroom or a coffee shop, students of writing can benefit from this book of objective-driven exercises. It is designed to not only enhance skills and voice, but to do so with time efficiency in mind. Writers can choose between the 3 different timed sections and then narrow down their needs based on skill, topic, or genre.
While engaging with this distinctive resource, writers will:
Michelle Lindsey is a published author and a secondary English teacher and Program Planner. She was awarded the annual NCTE Highschool Teacher of Excellence Award for the State of Florida and Teacher of the Year in her current school. She uses her teaching and writing experience to encourage and inspire writers throughout the world.
Heather Garcia is a published author and secondary English teacher with almost two decades of classroom and district leadership experience. She has expertly hosted international creative writing workshops for students that resulted in the publication of their work in a profesional journal
Section One: 5-Minute Exercises
Section Two: 25-Minute Exercises
Section Three: 45-Minute Exercises
Engaging Writing Activities is everything you need to kick-start your love of creative writing. With each incredibly thought-provoking writing prompt, I was transported to a whole new level of creative thinking. It is an inspiring read that allows you to tap into your imagination through the art of writing.
Engaging Writing Activities is a must-have for literature and creative writing teachers. It provides clear, succinct, creative prompts that will engage every type of learner. The book's practicality and versatility also make it invaluable. From utilizing prompts as classroom openers to further the study of literary techniques, to relying on the book to provide activities for full writing lessons, this book does it all well! Whether teachers are trying to create meaningful sub plans or develop entire creative writing units, there's one clear compass that should guide them: this book.