Projects

Projects are multi-session units on a topic or theme. They help teach process and revision while producing a polished piece.

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Showing 19 ProjectProjects
Grades 9–12
Informational, Narrative

Shifting the Narrative

by Jessica Thompson, 826 Dallas Project, and the Dallas Free Press

Project Summary

Students will report on a story relevant to their community, while also growing their critical media literacy skills.

Grades 5–8
Informational, Narrative, STEM

Code Your Story

by Julius Panoriñgan, 826LA

Project Summary

This project offers an exploration into computer science and coding. Students will learn how a knowledge of coding can make them stronger writers.

Grades 2–5
Poetry, Social-Emotional Learning

Lunch Poems

by Lauren Rudewicz and David Hutcheson, 826michigan

Project Summary

Students will explore memories of food and learn how those memories intersect with art. From these connections, students will write poems and expand their understanding of what can inspire poetry.

Grades 9–12
Informational, Narrative, Persuasive, Poetry, Social-Emotional Learning

Write Your Way Curriculum: Grades 9-12

by 826 National

Project Summary

A flexible, 4-week unit designed for students in grades 9-12 to "write their way" with authentic purpose. Includes a curriculum guide, calendar, and links to all related 826 Digital resources.

Grades 6–8
Informational, Narrative, Persuasive, Poetry, Social-Emotional Learning

Write Your Way Curriculum: Grades 6-8

by 826 National

Project Summary

A flexible, 4-week unit designed for students in grades 6-8 to "write their way" with authentic purpose. Includes a curriculum guide, calendar, and links to all related 826 Digital resources.

Grades 3–5
Informational, Narrative, Persuasive, Poetry, Social-Emotional Learning

Write Your Way Curriculum: Grades 3-5

by 826 National

Project Summary

A flexible, 4-week unit designed for students in grades 3-5 to "write their way" with authentic purpose. Includes a curriculum guide, calendar, and links to all related 826 Digital resources.

Grades 1–2
Informational, Narrative, Persuasive, Poetry, Social-Emotional Learning

Write Your Way Curriculum: Grades K-2

by 826 National

Project Summary

A flexible, 4-week unit designed for K-2 students to "write their way" with authentic purpose. Includes a curriculum guide, calendar, and links to all related 826 Digital resources.

Grades 9–12
Narrative

Once Upon a Time in a City Called…

by Jeff Carver, New Harmony High, New Orleans & Kyley Pulphus, 826 New Orleans

Project Summary

Young writers imagine a world that has lost their home city due to various threats: environmental, cultural, and supernatural.

Grades 11–12
Narrative, Poetry

We Are Here, Walking Towards the Unknown

by Ryan Young, 826 Valencia

Project Summary

Students write personal and fictional narratives inspired by Frankenstein. Prompts include: misunderstood monsters, fears and horrors, a science experiment gone wrong, and rewriting the story.

Grades 8–12
Narrative, Social-Emotional Learning

P.S. You Sound Like Someone I Can Trust

by Maria Villareal, 826CHI

Project Summary

Students will exchange letters with students from different classes or schools. By listening to others’ stories and sharing stories of their own, students will practice to read and write with empathy.

Grades 3–6
Informational, Social-Emotional Learning

All About You Brochures

by Ashley Smith, 826 Valencia

Project Summary

Students create brochures to showcase several meaningful parts of their identities.

Grades 3–6
Narrative, Persuasive

Dream Schools

by Ashley Smith, 826 Valencia

Project Summary

Students design dream schools filled with creative and imaginative elements to improve learning, complete with origin stories, illustrated designs, and sales pitches.

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