About Great Source iwrite
Great Source iwrite is a collection of writing resources and support for educators, students in grades 5-12, and parents.
Here you'll find…
Templates, Tutorials, and Graphic Organizers
A variety of templates, tutorials, and graphic organizers introduce and explain the major forms of writing (narrative, persuasive, expository, research, response to literature) and help students develop practical writing skills – from coming up with a topic idea to publishing a polished work. Developed in collaboration with Microsoft for Learning Essentials, these tools offer solid instruction from the popular, research-based Write Source series of writing programs. Online access to these resources makes them convenient to support a variety of learning styles and instructional settings including
The Grammar Handbook is the go-to place for fixing common grammatical errors your writing. Excerpted from the Write Source Interactive CD-ROM series, this collection of interactive lessons provides tips for improving punctuation , spelling, parts of speech, and more.
The videos on writing a research report provide a quick how-to overview for getting started and completing research papers. These videos take you through one student's experience of writing for a research report - a great example of a successful project.
The Great Source iwrite writing contest is a great way for young writers to practice their craft and win great resources for their language arts classrooms. Winning entries will be published on the Web site.
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