The Writing Round-Up {5.21.17}

Thanks for stopping by to check out some of our favorite finds from around the web for teaching writing! We have some great ones to share this week so please read on:

Writing Games: Melanie Meehan from Two Writing Teachers is back with another great way to keep writing going throughout the summer. These writing games are fun, fun, fun!

What Writers Really Need: In this NCTE post, author and literacy consultant Patty McGee shares three teaching moves that can revolutionize your writing instruction and your students' writing achievement.

Teachers as Writers: Looking for more proof that teachers who write make the best teachers of writing? This Edutopia post is what you've been looking for!

Writing Engaging Leads: Lynne Dorfman is back with ideas for teaching our students to write engaging leads that rope in their readers. In this post, Lynne shares 8 different types of leads and other ideas to engage your writers.