Learn how to write
in any style or genre.
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Writelike takes the age-old practice of copying the masters,
and turbo-charges it with the latest in literacy and learning science.

Try a lesson for yourself

How does it work?

Read snippets

Read snippets

Study short snippets of authentic text.

Read snippets

Find patterns

Highlight patterns that make useful scaffolding.

Read snippets

Write variations

Write your own versions, using the same patterns but different content.

Teaching a class?

It’s easy to create classes and invite students using Writelike groups. Quickly assign lessons and drills, check student work and provide feedback. You can even let students comment on each other’s work using the peer review system.

Teaching a class?

Get in touch

Writelike is a work in progress. If you’d like to send feedback, feature or lesson requests send us an email.

Free to use

Eventually we’ll have to figure out a way for Writelike to pay for itself, but right now it’s all free!