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Mister Messinger

Here you will find research-based, classroom-tested, student approved literacy skills for equitable education! Mister Messinger walks you through the entire writing process from start to finish, modeling the entire writing process so you will have a clear and consistent example.

Man is in front of a screen with text that reads, "Understanding Your Essay Topic," above a drawing of a hamburger and a drawing of a maze. Other text appears on screen.
8 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Talking man is in front of a screen with text that reads, "Strong Thesis Statement," above other instructional text and clip art drawings.
9 minutes 51 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man looks at a screen with text that reads, "Writing a Hook," above various colorful clip art drawings.
8 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man stands in front of a screen showing clip art drawings of various items. Text title above clipart reads, "Start essay with strong introduction." Text in banner reads, "Background information."
11 minutes 43 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man points in front of a screen showing a drawing of a house being built near drawings of a person celebrating an A+ paper and 1 crying over an F minus paper. Text title above drawings reads, "Starting your essay, introduction paragraph."
6 minutes 31 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man talks in a front of a screen with various clip art graphics. Text title at the center of the screen reads, "How to Take Notes. Focused, Organized, and Effective." Text behind the man's head reads, "Cornell and Outline."
7 minutes 32 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man in a blue suit jacket talks in front of a screen with various clip art graphics. Text title above the graphics reads, "Organize and Structure Your Notes."
6 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man stands in front of a screen showing clip art drawings of various items and activities. Text title above drawings reads, "Vocabulary and academic language."
10 minutes 56 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
Man stands in front of a screen showing a cartoon bedroom and different kinds of video recording equipment. Text above bedroom reads, "Record video." Text above video equipment reads, "Supplies."
5 minutes 53 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
Talking man stands in front of screen with the text that reads, "Topic Sentences," above a drawing of a boy with a red umbrella and a drawing of a man doing math on a chalkboard.
7 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Man stands in front of a screen showing a scribble and an emoji hand, plus a photo and drawings of houses. Text title above drawings reads, "Organize your writing into a clear paragraph."
6 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12