The new Common Core Standards for English Language place a strong emphasis on writing. In the United States, forty-five of the fifty states, plus certain territories, have adopted the new Common Core State Standards Initiative.
Students will need to learn how to write narrative and expository paragraphs and essays.
Fortunately, teaching with Merit’s Punch writing programs is a well-established method to accomplish this task.
The Punch writing programs guide students step-by-step through the writing process. Built-in prompts help organize ideas into complete, concise works, as well as promote self-editing.
Student writing is automatically stored in online portfolios that are easily viewable by students and instructors.
Follow the links below to learn more about the Punch writing programs: