Help your students become better by writers with 50 Writing Activities for Meeting Higher Standards from Scholastic featuring standards-based activities to keep students writing. Includes eight 'practices' that help students generate ideas and develop habits to improve their writing. Students apply these practices with any of the 42 assignments in narrative, expository, and persuasive writing. Included are rubrics, prewriting sheets, graphic organizers, writing models, editing checklists, and more. 128 pages, softcover. Grades 5 and Up.