Pencil Tech for Writing

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One of my students’ favorite activities is power writing.  Here’s the basics:

Power Writing for Fluency

After each power writing timed session, I ask students "Please stand if you have written ten or more words... 20 or more words..." etc.
They love showing how much they can write. Power writing builds writing fluency, getting the ideas from thoughts through the fingers and into the pencil and out on paper!  Whew!