Use Writable in grades 3-12 to guide writing and feedback in less time. Start with one of our many assignment templates, then customize it to use your own prompt, instructions, media, or rubrics. Whether you like a more scaffolded approach or more “choice & voice” in your writing classroom, Writable motivates and supports students through the writing process.
One of the great advantages to Writable is that…you don’t have to sacrifice your teaching style or compromise… all the assignments are offered in multiple formats. Further, you can create your own custom assignments in whatever format you choose.
Jill, 7th Grade ELA Cadillac Public Schools, Michigan
Flexible to implement.
Whether you’re using a blended literacy, writer’s workshop, or paced core instructional model to establish good writing routines, Writable lets you attach writing assignments to any reading, topic, or skill, meaning better use of your precious ELA minutes! Add point-of-use supports during core instruction, build independence using student model or mentors, or organize writing practice happening during assigned, home, station rotation or computer lab time.
Writable focuses and motivates the process of writing, no matter what instructional approach you’re using. Teachers can easily progress-monitor and students can self-assess their own development, making learning to be a better writer easier than ever.
Greg Garner, Instructional Coach & Designer, Rho (formerly at The Friday Institute & Eanes ISD, Texas)
Collaborate & co-teach.
Every assignment created in Writable can be adapted, then shared, to save time on prep and build on professional development. Working from the same school or district-wide benchmark assessments helps with calibration and instructional planning. Once focus skills are identified, teams of 2 (or 100!) can access a shared set of rubrics and assignments and co-teachers can work together to guide writing and support students.
I have seen a big growth in my students writing throughout the year using Writable. My students have seen…how enhanced their skills have become, too.
Val, 7th Grade ELA Teacher, North Branch Public Schools, Michigan
Works with your tools.
Writable was built from the ground up to work alongside Google tools in your classroom. Students can write in an embedded Google Doc or export their work to Google Drive anytime. Teachers can sync scores to Google Classroom or Sheets, and print student writing in Google Docs. Schools using an LMS like Schoology or Canvas can import course rosters, manage assignments, and push grades from Writable to their LMS gradebook.