Free Writing Software:
Tutorials for Language Arts and Journalism Students!
Write All About It!
This free writing software helps both middle school and high school student journalists and language arts students to prepare the following twenty writing projects for publication:
- News event
- Clubs or special programs
- News roundup
- Game story
- Pre-season sports story
- Post-season sports story
- Critical editorial
- Persuasive editorial
- Laudatory editorial
- Book review
- Music review
- Movie review
- The interview story
- Mystery teacher
- Wacky friends' ABC's
- Ask the staff
- Inquiring reporter
- Song dedications
- What's hot and what's not
- Wings and zings
Students select a writing project, and the first step of the tutorial loads.
Students enter information as prompted and proceed in a guided, step-by-step manner as they complete the writing process.
The slide show below features a few example screens—to control the speed of the show, simply hover your mouse over the show to reveal the appropriate controls.
All work screens have a built-in word processor, directions, examples, typing instructions, and writing process help. It also works great for individualizing lesson plans.
A news writing tutorial and proofreader's checklist for each project is included.
Here is a short Youtube video featuring Write All About It:
This application is designed for use at individual working stations--real-life, public school students who are willing to follow written directions produce very good, publishable products. They especially enjoy Song Dedications
, What's Hot and What's Not
, and Inquiring Reporter
This re-release of our classic and popular product from 1997 is still, believe it or not, just as effective now as it was back then. Purchasers can look forward to zipped files for much faster download, improved tech support, and a FREE upgrade to Version 2.0 as soon as it becomes available--a $39.95 value!
The free trial version
includes 4 fully-functioning writing projects for an unlimited trial period.
All 20 writing projects are available in the full version
, along with that free upgrade to version 2.0 when it is released.
This application is compatible with Windows XP and all previous versions of Windows.
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