Tuesday, May 24, 2011
The Owl: The Purdue Online Writing Lab
The Purdue Owl: An Online Writing Lab is creation of Purdue University. This site is a resource for all writers. The Purdue Owl is a free service that offers writing resources and instructional material. The Purdue Owl offers resources to help with any writing project. The goal of this site is to encourage the growth of all writers, no matter their skill base.
The Purdue Owl is a fabulous resource for any classroom. Teachers can use this site for in-class instruction. Students could also make use of The Purdue Owl at home and in class. The Purdue Owl offers podcasts, PowerPoint presentations, and flash videos. MLA and APA Guides are also offered.
The Purdue Owl: An Online Writing Lab also offers access to free tutoring through Owl Mail Tutors and a helpful grammar blog located at Grammar Blog.
This is a resource definitely worth putting in your classroom toolbox.