Tools & Aids
Top Books for Students about Writing
It is a sad fact that most students do not like to take writing classes. I confess that I was one of them. It is not necessarily true, however, that most students do not like to write! When we are not required to do so, writing often becomes more of a joy than a chore. This list, then, is for all of you who like to write…but on your own terms. The ones in blue are resources that would be excellent additions to a student reference library at least through college:
Career Ideas for Writers
So what do you do when you want to spend your life inside your creative mind? Here are a number of careers and jobs just for writers. Take a look...and don't be afraid to dream a little. The future is waiting just ahead.
Enrichment & Fun Stuff
Top Favorite Websites for Writers
The internet is an amazing place, but it's not always easy to find what you are looking for. Here is a list of websites perfect for English students:
Games for Writers and Grammar Buffs
Okay, I kind of cheated by including this list, because I haven't actually played any of these games, except for Authors and You've Been Sentenced, both of which my kids enjoy. I just thought they all deserved a mention for any of you who are looking for literary games.