Printable Writing Worksheets

Writing Worksheets

Printable worksheets for writing paragraphs, letters, addresses, and more.  Also includes self and peer editing checklists.

Writing Projects

Writing a Letter to an Author Free

Write a friendly letter fan mail to your favorite author and send it off in the mail.

Pirate Writing Project Member

Arr, mateys!  Your students will love writing like a pirate.  Includes directions and a list of pirate slang.

Class Story Learning Center Free

Have your class write a cooperative story during learning center time.

Writing in Braille Member

Students read about the braille alphabet and then try writing words and sentences using braille code.

Figures of Speech

Writing Similes Free

Learn about similes with this fun poem.  Then, students use their creative writing skills to develop their own similes.

Writing Metaphors Member

Read the cute poem titled, "Metaphor Family" and then write creative metaphors of your own.

Writing Hyperbole Member

Read the entertaining poem titled, "Hyperbole Cafe", then try writing sentences with hyperbole.

Writing Onomatopoeia Member

Learn about onomatopoeia words, like roar, moo, crunch, pop, chirp, and ka-boom.

Writing Personification Free

Read the poem in which weather words are personified.  Then, write your own examples of personification.

Writing Idioms Member

Read the poem about idioms, then answer the questions that follow.

Editing Checklists

Student Writing Checklist Member

Checklist to help students proofread their own work.

Peer Editing Checklist Member

Self-check and friend check.  Great peer editing helper.

Peer Editing Form Member

Students check a friend's work and fill out the information on the form.

Editing Wheel (Black and White) Member

Spin the manipulative wheel when checking your writing.  Check for capitalization, punctuation, spelling, neatness, topic sentence, etc.

Editing Wheel (Color) Member

A fun and colorful version of the proofreading wheel.

Names, Dates, Addresses

Writing Addresses (USA) Member

Practice writing addresses.  Capitalize towns, cities, and street names.  Place commas and periods in the correct places.

Writing Place Names (USA) Member

Re-write the sentences and correct the place names.  Use correct capitalization, periods, and commas.

Writing Dates Member

Capitalize months and days.  Place commas in the correct places.

Friendly Letter Writing

Writing a Thank You Note #1 Member

Learn about the five parts of a thank you note.

Writing a Thank You Note #2 Member

Practice writing a thank you note.  Include the date, greeting, body, closing, and signature.  Use the sample to help you.

Letter-Writing Template #1 Member

This letter-writing template includes spaces for date, salutation, body, closing, and signature.

Letter-Writing Template #2 Member

This letter-writing template includes spaces for date, salutation, body, closing, and signature. It also gives examples of each in small letters.

See Also:

Proofreading Worksheets

Read the paragraphs and use editing marks to correct the errors.

Graphic Organizers

Writing webs, story maps, venn diagrams, and other graphic organizers to help students plan their writing.

Writing Prompts

Ideas for creative writing journals that involve critical and creative thinking.

Writing Story Pictures

Write stories to go along with these fun pictures.

Persuasive Writing

These worksheets will develop students ability to express their opinions through persuasive essays.

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