Writing Worksheets

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

Writing Projects
Write a friendly letter fan mail to your favorite author and send it off in the mail.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Arr, mateys!  Your students will love writing like a pirate.  Includes directions and a list of pirate slang.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Have your class write a cooperative story during learning center time.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Students read about the braille alphabet and then try writing words and sentences using braille code.
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Figures of Speech
Learn about similes with this fun poem.  Then, students use their creative writing skills to develop their own similes.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Read the cute poem titled, "Metaphor Family" and then write creative metaphors of your own.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Read the entertaining poem titled, "Hyperbole Cafe", then try writing sentences with hyperbole.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Learn about onomatopoeia words, like roar, moo, crunch, pop, chirp, and ka-boom.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Read the poem in which weather words are personified.  Then, write your own examples of personification.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Read the poem about idioms, then answer the questions that follow.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Editing Checklists
Checklist to help students proofread their own work.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Self-check and friend check.  Great peer editing helper.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Students check a friend's work and fill out the information on the form.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Spin the manipulative wheel when checking your writing.  Check for capitalization, punctuation, spelling, neatness, topic sentence, etc.
2nd through 5th Grades
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A fun and colorful version of the proofreading wheel.
2nd through 5th Grades
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Names, Dates, Addresses
Practice writing addresses.  Capitalize towns, cities, and street names.  Place commas and periods in the correct places.
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Re-write the sentences and correct the place names.  Use correct capitalization, periods, and commas.
3rd through 5th Grades
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Capitalize months and days. Place commas in the correct places.
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Friendly Letter Writing
Learn about the five parts of a thank you note.
1st through 4th Grades
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Practice writing a thank you note. Include the date, greeting, body, closing, and signature. Use the sample to help you.
1st through 4th Grades
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This letter-writing template includes spaces for date, salutation, body, closing, and signature.
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This letter-writing template includes spaces for date, salutation, body, closing, and signature. It also gives examples of each in small letters.
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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.