Online ELA Resources

  • Collins Writing
    As of the 2015-2016 school year, Harrisburg School District will be using the Collins Writing Program, developed by John J. Collins, EdD, in grades Kindergarten through twelfth. Please visit the Collins website for more information.

    Writing Fix

    Sponsored in part by the National Writing Project, the Writing Fix features interactive writing activities to engage all types of learners. This site includes tools, games, lessons on conventions, and areas for publishing.


    PBS Teacher Source

    Educational Resources for all areas of the curriculum.


    National Writing Project

    The National Writing Project (NWP) is a network of 150 sites, each representing a school/university partnership. The site has a wealth of professional development resources for teachers of writing at all levels, primary through college, including online discussion lists (Urban and Rural, also Teacher Inquiry), author-led seminars, and a regularly updated "NWP Interactive"


    Purdue Online Writing Lab

    The award winning Purdue Writing Lab offers over 200 free resources for teachers, students, and parents.



    A joint project of International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English featuring lessons, standards, web resources and student materials.


    Web English Teacher

    A popular website hosted by Indiana Writing Project teacher-consultant Carla Beard.