Writing Help for Students  150 Writing Resources - Write Better Faster & More Persuasively Can I have A Word?  Creative Writing in the Classroom (4-12)  This site invites exploration of four top8ics?  the human body, changing voices, the elements and the Odyssey.  Through videos where words related to the topic appear, student experience the top dramatically before writing about it in creative assignment and activities (9-12) INTERACTIVE  This site focuses on helping students create bibliographies.  Students simply provide the site with information about sources and a bibliography can be created in the correct format. On this site you can select your own editor based on wide-ranging criteria available in an easy-to-read online format. editors dedicate their time and expertise to shaping your writing into highly effective content. Elements of Language Model Bank (8-12) This site can be a very useful tool for Language Arts teachers.   Holt, Rinehart and Winston's Elements of Language presents a collection of writing models designed to help students learn to write a wide variety of essay types common to both middle school and high school writing. It covers just about every type of writing exercise..   The Evolution of Writing with Technology in the Elementary Clasroom Fact Check We are a nonpartisan, nonprofit "consumer advocate" for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. We monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases.  How to Write and Essay Tutorial Journalism Education Association’s Web Site.  Little Explorers Picture Dictionary. (PK-6) INTERACTIVE  This site is an online picture dictionary with over 1800 entries and related Web sites. Lulu This is a free online self publishing site. Make Belief Comix. (K & up)  This site allows students to design comic strips using pre drawn characters.  Students can complete text bubbles, and the print or send the cartoons  National Gallery of Writing (4-12)  This sites from the National Council of Teachers of English allows all writer, to post their own writing.  All format and genres are welcomed and individuals and groups are encourages to create local galleries as well. NewsLink  Online newspapers from around the world   Newspaper Clipping Generator  This site allows the creations of newspapers clisp with easy input and sharing features. Online Writing Lab. (9-12) INTERACTIVE   The Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)  This site has excellent resources including handouts, tutorials, workshops and links.  This site receives up to 100,000 hits each week. Paradigm Online Writing Assistant.  (6-12) INTERACTIVE Paradigm is an interactive, menu-driven, online writer's guide and handbook written in HTML and distributed freely over the WWW.  Paradigm is intended to be useful for all writers, from inexperienced to advanced. To get the most from the website, take time to explore its components. Choose a topic that interests you, read the discussion, do an activity, move to another topic.  Spelling Grammar & Punctuation Mistakes Teaching Ideas for Primary Teachers. (K-5)  This sit was created by Mark Warner and contains a collection of English and Language arts lesson plans and ideas for K-5.  Worksheets are also included for printing. Tikatok (5 & up) This site allows students to write, illustrate and publish their very own storybooks.  Younger students can use prompts call Storysparks.  Books are free to create, but there is a $15-$20 charge to print the actual book. TwistyNoodle (K-5) INTERACTIVE.  This site has online coloring pages, worksheets, handwriting sheets and Beginner reader books. Women Writers. (8-12) INTERACTIVE The Women Writers Web site is designed like a zine and features book reviews of current literary works, editorials, discussion groups, and tips for writers. Write Me a Story. This site allows your students can practice their writing skills, stretch their imaginations, read fun stories, and maybe even get published on the Internet! WritingDEN. (6-12) WritingDEN is designed for students Grades 6 through 12 seeking to improve their English reading, comprehension, and writing skills. WritingDEN is divided into three levels of difficulty: Words, Sentences and Paragraphs. Writing Corner  Welcome to Writing Corner, one of the best reader and writer resources around! We appeal to both readers and writers (and those of you in both categories) by providing a vast array of informative articles on the writing process, along with profiles of authors and links to author webpages. Our author websites provide both an affordable Web presence and a one-stop shop for fans and fellow writers. Writng Fun ((4-8)  This site used online text organizers to assist students in the wiring process.  The Write Site. (5-8) INTERACTIVE  An interactive language arts and journalism project for middle schools.  Writer's DreamTools(6-12) Writer’s Dreamtools includes Today in History, History by Decades, Collection of Lists, Slang Thesaurus, Clichés and Catch Phrases, and Humorous Quotations. Writers Write. (8-12)  Your one-stop resource for information about books, writing and publishing. Writing Resources from ReadWriteThink WordWriter