What do jigsaw puzzles have to do with writing skills? At first, you might be thinking "Absolutely nothing!" But our class is working on building a community. Research shows that students learn better when they work together and have a chance to help each other.
Here are a few pictures of our class "puzzlers". They did a great job of asking questions, helping each other, and working together. They will use these same skills when they help each other to revise and edit their writing.