Back to School Creative Writing Assignment


Creative Writing: This no prep – just photocopy and teach Back to School Creative Writing Assignment gets students excited and engaged during Writer’s Workshop or any ELA writing lesson.

Students will select one the provided character roles: classroom desk, old backpack, gym floor, lunch bag, student and create a written or visual product based on the character’s specific writing prompt.

This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom.

Assignment sheet is provided with multiple background options and in both landscape and portrait format options.

Included in this Resource:

  • Detailed Teacher Instructions
  • 1 Creative Writing Assignment (with multiple background options)
  • 1 Standards-Based Grading Rubric (Level 1 – Level 4)
  • 1 Points Based Grading Rubric (Provides a final percentage mark)
  • Google Classroom ready PDFs

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