I write the children's activity calendar for Upstart and they recently invited me to write an article on one selected topic from the calendar each month for their Ideas+Inspiration blog.
For November I wrote about incorporating National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) into your classroom instruction. The post has been up for several weeks and I'm obviously late in posting it here, but I thought it might be something cool you'd like to consider for next year (or really any month of the year).
Click HERE to read the blog post. Share with teachers, librarians, parents, and anyone else you think might enjoy it..