This Primary Writing Journal gives you enough for 9 weeks of writing and focuses on the genre of Informational Writing. Geared for K-2, it goes through the entire writing process or brainstorming, drafting, revising and editing, as well as conferencing for nine different Informational writing prompts. Then, students will choose a prize piece to publish. This allows students to get indepth practice into the genre of Informational Writing, while getting teacher commentary all along the process. Grading Rubrics, Brainstorming Maps, Drafting Pages, Revising Checklists and Editing Checklists are included for each piece. This is a one stop shop for writing in the genre of Informational Writing. Print, copy, and staple this journal together and you have your entire nine weeks of writing covered.
Look also for writing journals in the genres of narrative, persuasive and response to literature. Tested with real students in the classroom of Heidi Raki.