The following Blockbuster Plots line of plot tools has teachers' guides available for student readers and writers
The following plot tool has teachers' guide for MIDDLE SCHOOL/JUNIOR HIGH students
Plot Guide/Writers Workshop DVD
Both the Scene Tracker and the Plot Planner tools are demonstrated
Includes: 120 minute Plot Intensive Workshop DVD (best to also have on hand for reference help: the 200-page Blockbuster Plots book and the Scene Tracker template CD & tutorial)
Free online Reading and Writing Teachers' Guide by Martha Alderson, M.A., teacher and plot consultant for writers.
Teacher Note: These activities were created to offer information through a variety of auditory and visual channels to accomodate all different learning styles.
MIDDLE SCHOOL/Jr High or Grades 6-8 (ages 9-12) Students
1.) Become more proficient in Reading (R2-R3) and Writing (W2) Standands as outlined by the California Language Arts Content Standards
2.) Develop thinking skills as laid out in Bloom's Taxonomy