Writing exercises

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Introduce creative writing activities, projects, and lessons into your curriculum to excite students and challenge them to present writing in different formats.

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About this collection of free writing exercises

Our collection of writing exercises will help you pique your students' curiosity and drive excitement through innovative software tools. Spanning a variety of digital formats — including virtual presentations, infographics, and video essays — our comprehensive writing activities and projects are designed to keep your students hooked while seamlessly integrating into your current lesson plan. And with writing lessons for elementary, middle school, high school, and higher education students, you can easily spark any learner’s imagination and inspire them to take their writing to the next level.

By incorporating our selection of writing resources into your curriculum, you can encourage your students to approach writing through a unique lens and give them the hands-on education they need to grow their critical thinking skills. Whether you want to teach more advanced students to present their writing in different formats or introduce young learners to the fundamentals of grammar, our resources are designed to be highly flexible and adaptable in order to fit your specific needs.

From persuasive writing and literature lessons to typography tutorials and more, you can leverage our supplementary writing exercises to enhance your students’ creative workflows while integrating digital literacy into the classroom. Not only will these exercises help them prepare for the 21st-century workforce, but they'll help you keep your students excited to come back to the classroom each day.

Free creative writing exercises that will inspire your students

With the Adobe Education Exchange, you gain access to a free, easy-to-use learning platform that’s built around a creative community. Designed by educators for educators in every subject and discipline, our writing exercises, workshops, classes, and resources can help your students break down complex writing concepts into easily digestible chunks. Need materials that work with your school's suite of Adobe digital tools? No sweat. Through our program, you can easily find resources that match your school’s or district’s software implementation or license type. Not only will these resources enable your students to quickly deepen their knowledge of writing, but they'll provide them with the unique opportunity to navigate software with real-world applications.
Take advantage of our ever-evolving collection of writing exercises for kids to maintain classroom engagement, motivate your students to learn, and prepare them for a successful future.

Frequently asked questions

Fuel creativity in the classroom by challenging students to present their writing digitally and through different mediums. Our wide variety of lessons will present opportunities for your students to write stories, essays, and letters in a creative manner. Introduce writing exercises and projects that require using different writing strategies to enhance their language skills.

All our resources provide an opportunity for students to immerse themselves in creative tools that spark imagination. Students will be challenged to present writing in new ways — including slide presentations, infographics, comics, magazines, and more — so they can learn content more deeply. Our writing exercises and writing lessons create a one-of-a-kind classroom environment that inspires students and makes writing fun.

It’s easy to discover many more exciting writing resources by scanning our curations and identifying the learning materials that best align with your teaching needs. We offer writing resources across different subject areas and grade levels to ensure that you can incorporate writing lessons into your curriculum and meet students’ learning goals.