Composition: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts--genres. The student uses genre characteristics and craft to compose multiple texts that are meaningful. The student is expected to:
Use this passage, second grade writing prompt, and worksheet to help students write a constructed response paragraph about Amelia Earhart.
A template for students to use when planning a narrative text.
A template for students to use when planning the plot structure of a narrative text.
A worksheet to use in the classroom on St. Patrick's Day when talking to kids about lucky during social-emotional lessons.
Research and create an interactive biography for a historical figure.
A graphic organizer for students to use when categorizing sensory details.
Have some fun adopting a digital chicken with this interactive Easter writing activity.
A template to use when exploring or planning a narrative story.
A template for students to use when writing their own Readers Theater script.
Enhance story development and characterization in student writing with a set of 16 Show, Not Tell Posters.
Encourage imaginative with a fun set of Easter Writing prompts!
A fun way to help your reluctant writers choose something to write about.
Enhance your students' comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills using a high-interest reading passage about Tornadoes.
An assessment rubric designed to help teachers to assess students' narrative writing.
A fun, hands-on activity using a die and a chart to create a creature to include in a narrative text or a comic strip.
A checklist for students to use when proofreading and editing their narrative writing.
A set of 9 annotated poetry anchor charts to use when introducing structured forms of poetry.
A 68-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A fairy tale themed narrative writing teaching pack containing 8 worksheets and posters.
Create a flipbook that clearly illustrates the most significant aspects of a biography subject.
Create a pennant banner for students to record and display their biography research.
6 jumbled narrative paragraphs for students to sequence in the correct order.
Practice using the RACES writing strategy and unravel the mysteries of the U.S. Government system of checks and balances with a passage, organizer, and prompt.
A writing prompt template for students to write what they would do if they were an astronaut.
Bring National Chocolate Day into your classroom with a biography and RACES writing worksheet about Milton Hershey.
Differentiate reading instruction with nonfiction texts, compare and contrast activities, and response to text writing opportunities.
Integrate reading, writing, and celebration of world cultures with differentiated paired passages comparing Halloween and Dia de los Muertos.
Guide students through the structure and elements included in biography writing.
A poster about fairy tales, including an annotated example.
A Paragraph of the Week PowerPoint presentation to use when setting up this writing strategy in your classroom.
A template for students to finish the story of CInderella in their own, unique way.
A burger-themed poster and worksheet to help your students with their paragraph writing.