Writing with Technology
- 101 Questions (www.101qs.com) - "What's the first question that comes to your mind?"
- Write About This on Pinterest (goo.gl/F06NqQ) - Interesting images for writing prompts
- 6 Word Stories (www.sixwordstories.net) - Inspired by Hemingway's famous challenge and first 6 word story: "For sale: baby shoes, never worn."
- 100 Word Challenge (100wc.net) - A weekly creative writing challenge for children under 16 years of age.
- 5 Sentence Challenge (fivesc.net) - A "fortnightly creative writing challenge" for children under the age of 16, but it is aimed at younger children who may struggle with 100 words.
Visual Free-writing Prompts
Brainstorming and Mind Mapping
Sharing & Responding
Commenting in Google Docs
Revising & Editing
Google Docs - Research, Define, Spell
Chrome Speak - Google Chrome extension that reads selected text
Paper Rater (http://www.paperrater.com/) - online service that checks spelling, grammar, and originality
- iMovie, Cute Cut
- Grafio Lite
- Book Creator, Scribble Press
- Story Bird, Little Bird Tales, Story Jumper
- Puppet Pals, Toontastic
- Comic Book!
- Google Docs Storybuilder
Choose Your Own Adventure