Student Projects

Topic: (various)

Class Newspaper

Writing for a school newspaper on a monthly basis can encourage students to write about things they’re interested in, can foster collaboration, and can help students practice writing in different styles.

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Story Prompts: First Sentences

Whether you’re doing a fun exercise of flash fiction or you’re practicing a particular language topic, sometimes your students need a little push to get started.  Here are ten first sentences of potential stories.

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WebQuest: Music Recordings

Nowadays, music is ubiquitous, as are the devices that play them.  Most people just play music off their computers or phones.  Many kids in school don’t even know what CDs are, not to mention vinyl.

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WebQuest: Vampires

Vampires have been all the rage in fiction for the past couple decades.  As different authors and film-makers have made their own stories, many have made changes to the classic lore.  Let’s compare and contrast vampires from different stories.

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