If classrooms are to be special places of learning and inspiration, then activities which foster creativity and student engagement are a must. This, however, also puts a lot of pressure on teachers who are already struggling with admin work, testing, testing, testing and all the other variations of duties linked with education.
Among other resources which are freely available for educators, there is a lovely writing resources to dip into for writing teachers. Pobble is a writing tool
Pobble 365 is a great resource for teachers who are teaching young learners writing.
There are daily inspirations for each day of the year, each coming a Story Starter which can be downloaded as a PDF file, Sentence challenges and other support items for busy teachers.
What sources of inspiration do you usually turn to?
Writing - The Space Between
Writing Prompts, A Story Dice and Book Creator
Release Your Inhibitions - Writing Resources
Writing Skills and Patterns