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Classroom Poster: Phrases to Outlaw in Students’ Writing
Download it now, and put to use with your students. Here are three great ways:
- Editing Guide: Print or photocopy individual 8 1/2” x 11” copies for your students to place in their writing notebooks or binders. Have students refer to it as they edit their own essays or in peer editing.
- “Outlawed Phrases” Bulletin Board: Print the poster and place it in the center of a bulletin board. As you and your students come across more phrases to “outlaw,” write them on strips of paper and add them to your bulletin board display.
- Flip It!: Share the poster with your students and challenge them to create their own list of 11 rules for powerful essays.