The Crafty Writer’s Creative Writing Course (9th to 12th)
These online text-based creative writing lessons cover short stories, dialogue, character development, poetry, and more.
Creative Writing (5th to 7th)
This nine-week creative writing course includes lesson plans and downloadable student materials. The course covers word choice, sensory details, characters, revision, and much more.
The Easy Essay (4th to 12th)
The Easy Essay is an interactive tool that helps students outline and organize their essays. Students answer a series of prompts and an outline is generated. This tool can also help students organize their thoughts for other types of written and verbal communication.
End Blank Page Terror! (4th to 12th)
This downloadable workbook contains 24 graphic organizers, to aid your child’s writing, along with a thorough explanation of when and how to use each one.
Journal Buddies (1st to 12th)
Journal Buddies provides hundreds of journal prompts, story starters, essay topics, and other writing ideas, which are organized by grade level.
NaNoWriMo (2 to 12th)
The downloadable Young Novelist Workbooks guide students through the process of writing a novel. The workbooks are available in three levels: elementary, middle, and high school.
Paper is Power (6th to 8th)
Paper is Power teaches writing skills while focusing on the value of writing and editing on paper. The course covers fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. The curriculum kit includes a downloadable student workbook and teacher guide.
Poets.org (K to 12th)
Poetry.org offers lessons, units, and activities which teach various poetry concepts. The website also offers a large collection of poetry to read.
Quill (4th to 12th)
Quill provides interactive lessons that teach writing, grammar, and proofreading skills. The lessons require that students type their responses, rather than presenting the material in a multiple choice format.
Rhetoric and Composition (9th to 12th)
This downloadable textbook teaches writing phases, drafting, editing, types of writing, common phrases, word types, and English sentence structure.
Scott Foresman Grammar and Writing (1st to 6th)
These downloadable textbooks teach writing and grammar.
7 Sisters Homeschool (8th to 12th)
The downloadable guide, Research Paper Help for the Reluctant Writers in Your Homeschool, is intended to help teenagers write their first remedial level research paper. The guide provides detailed instructions for every step of the writing process.
Complete Language Arts Curriculum
If you’d like to use a complete language arts program, which includes composition, grammar, reading, spelling, and vocabulary and more in one curriculum, visit this page for additional options. There are options available for Pre-K through 12th grade.