Student Videos

What is MY Access! (2:28)

¿Qué es MY Access!? (3:58)

How can I get to the assignment? (2:28)¿Cómo puedo llegar a la tarea? (3:38)
How can I see the Student Special Instructions? (0:51)¿Cómo puedo ver las Instrucciones especiales? (1:36)
Where are the Tools? (1:55)

¿Dónde están las herramientas? (3:21)

How can I see the essays I submitted? (2:38)

¿Cómo veo mis ensayos? (3:58)

Student Revision Plan (4:07)

Plan de Revisión (5:42)

Student Resources

Exploring MY Access!

Applying Teacher's Comments

Viewing Special Instructions

Student Revision Plan (video)

Student Revision Plan

Planning and Revising Documents:

General Planning

Cluster web

Four Square Graphic Organizer

KWL Chart

Venn Diagram


Analyzing a Narrative Prompt

Character Chart

Narrative Outline

Plotting Narrative

Narrative Timeline

Sensory Descriptions Organizer

Narrative Wizard Template


Analyzing an Informative Prompt 

Informative Expository Outline

Planning your Informative Essay

Developing Informative Content

Peer Review Guide


Analyzing a Persuasive Prompt

Analyzing an Argument Prompt

Argument Writing Checklist

Argument Outline

Persuasive (Opinion) Checklist

Persuasive (Opinion) Outline



Working with Resources

In-text Citation

Types of Evidence

Examples of Source-based Evidence

MLA Style

APA Style

Word Bank





Commonly Confused Words

Student  Rubrics

Informative - 6 point

Informative - 4 point 

Literary - 6 point

Literary - 4 point

Narrative - 6 point 

Narrative - 4 point

Persuasive - 6 point 

Persuasive - 4 point

Argument  - 6 point

Argument  - 4 point


   Writing Road Maps  


1.Organization: Goal 1

  1. Organization: Goal 1
2. Content & Development: Goal 12. Content & Development: Goal 2
3. Content & Development: Goal 2 3. Content & Development: Goal 2 and Revision Plan

4. Organization: Goal 1 &3 ; Content & Development: Goal 2

1. Organization: Goal 1
2. Organization: Goal 2
3. Content & Development: Goal 2
4. Organization: Goal 1&3; Content & Development Goal 2