Innovative Literacy - Creative Education with Common Core Creative Writing Prompts

Common Core Writing Prompts

Common Core Creative Writing Prompts Almost anything can become a creative writing prompt for a teacher to use with their students. I prefer to include images with my writing prompts. When combined with an image, these common core creative writing prompts can generate interest and engagement. There are just a few examples for students to…

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English Is Strange

English is Strange

English is Strange – Top 10 Videos English is strange. There is no question about that. English has appropriated words from almost every major language. Our language has changed dramatically over the years. If you are interested in learning the English language using ten sentences, check out the Top 10 English Facts Videos. I am sure…

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Beginning to Write a Novel at www.innovativeliteracy.com

Before Beginning To Write A Novel

Before Beginning To Write A Novel Before beginning to write your novel. you should consider several important questions. One of the first questions you need to ask yourself is who do you want your audience to be. For example, do you want your audience to be adults?  Okay, which adults? Men in their 20’s or…

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Read the blog about using public domain characters when you write your novel at www.innovativeliteracy.com

Public Domain Characters

Writing A Novel With Public Domain Characters Over the years, many writers have used public domain characters they didn’t create to write stories. Think of all the Grimm fairy tales that have been turned into stories and movies. Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Hansel, and Gretel have appeared in multiple versions throughout the last two centuries.…

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Kahoot! and Edpuzzle – Teaching Students With Videos

Teaching Students With Videos A lot of students spend more time watching videos than anything, else except possibly sleeping. Teachers might as well take advantage of this and allow them to watch the videos. Teaching students with videos are perfect for students in today’s technological world. Teaching Students with Videos at One-To-One Schools At my…

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Video of students which can be used as inspiration for the magic mirror novel writing prompts - Classroom Superheroes

Classroom Heroes

Classroom heroes Video If you do clubs at your school, you might want to try Classroom Heroes. It is a project which emphasizes art but also utilizes reading and writing with one of the end products being a video where the students are superheroes.  The project culminates with the students wearing a shirt with their emblem while they are given a…

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