Guide your students in expository writing using transition words (first, next, then, finally) with this FUN rainbow craft. Students will write about How to Catch a Leprechaun, adding one sentence to each layer of the rainbow. There's a story planning page included for students to pre-write. Then,
St. Patrick's Day Close Reading Passages - Stories and Writing Activities contains four stories for your students to read, contemplate, and discuss for St. Patrick's Day and the month of March. In this product you will find:
A Discussion Guide to help you lead a discussion about the stories with y
This Is Your Lucky Day!!
This packet offers activities for 4 great Leprechaun Themed Picture Books
(Texas Proud/Common Core Friendly :) Working together for our students)
Each writing activity provides primary and intermediate lines.
Here is what you get:
That’s What Leprechauns Do
By Eve Bunti
Have fun with this great writing center for St. Patrick's Day!!
Students roll a character, a setting and a plot to write a silly leprechaun story.
Additional Roll and Write Centers
School Days Roll and Write
Spooky Roll and Write
Thanksgiving Roll and Write
Jolly Elves Roll and Write
NOTE: This product can also be purchased as part of a ST. PATRICK'S DAY ACTIVITIES PACKET offered in my store. If you are interested in the packet, click on the following link for more details and a Free preview: CLICK HERE
The Day I Caught a Leprechaun is a package for a Narrative Writing assignment. The bundle comes with graphic organizers that allow students to gather their information, and organize their thoughts. It also comes with a character profile page where they are required to establish characteristics of th
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Story Writing Bundle - 2nd Grade (Grade 2)
Story Writing - Spring - Grade Two - Story Maps and Story Writing Templates - (Individual/Whole Class)
Grades: 1) Grade One (Advanced)
In this narrative writing unit you walk outside and see a leprechaun! Your students must write a story about what happens next. This is great to do around St. Patrick's Day.
This unit has many options to choose from when completing the writing process. There is a page for each section of the stor
This lesson includes a writing prompt about a leprechaun that has come upon a pot at the end of the rainbow...only it's not filled with gold! The students have to finish the story telling what was in the pot, how they feel, what they are going to do with their findings, etc. I've laid out what nee
This leprechaun mini-unit makes St. Patrick's Day VERY easy to plan for, VERY fun for students, and VERY easy to integrate themed-learning into the day. It is designed for both teachers who want a flowing, motivating unit for a day of learning and fun AND for teachers who are looking for some extra
Use these questions to create a class book that compiles all of the students answers. These questions are a great way to encourage students to develop characters, use descriptive words, and think creatively. After students have answered these questions, their answers can then be turned into a lepr
Spanish and English versions.
B&W and colored versions.
Learn about leprechauns and then write your own fictional story!
Who, what, where, when, why, and how?!
Quien, que, donde, cuando, porque, y como?
Clipart handmade by me!
St. Patrick's Day writing.
St. Patrick's Day and Leprechaun Fun!
Students will create their own unique leprechaun and use their creative writing skills!
Teacher Tips with Ideas for 3 Creative Writing Activities (Descriptions, Fictional/Fantasy Story, Compare and Contrast)
Large Leprechaun Template
Saint Patrick's Day Leprechaun themed Story organizer. Have your students fill out information about a Leprechaun. Then a 5 Parts of a plot organizer. This resource is great for short story writing.
Feedback & Followers
Feeling lucky? You will feel like you found the pot-of-gold at the end of the rainbow when you read these stories! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with your class by writing hysterical leprechaun stories. You will feel lucky when your class shares these creative writing stories reflecting on the Irish c
A Leprechaun hid his gold at the end of the rainbow. Someone found the gold. We now have a court case to determine the truth and who should get to keep the gold.
The first two pages are meant to be printed back to back and handed to students to know their role. This activity relies heavily on st
This zip file contains Word documents (for ease of revision). Included are the following:
1. The directions to write an imagined narrative revolving around St. Patrick's Day.
2. An evaluation rubric, designed with 6 Traits Writing principles in mind. Categories for evaluation include Ideas, Or
This activity is a fun writing craftivity. Students have fun creating their story using transition words-first, next, then.....
Then students get to create their pot of gold out of black card stock and yellow tissue paper. (Cut into two inch squares)
This activity is very similar to my witches brew
Use this file to help students write a perfectly ordered story. The story starter contains four boxes with one fill in the blank sentence each. Each box is number to make it easy for students to copy their story in correct order once they have filled out each box.
My Pet Leprechaun Desk Buddy
Desk Buddies are a unique writing and craftivity product.
Each monthly packet will have at least 4 different desk buddy craftivities. Each desk buddy also comes with 5 different writing pages.
*circle writing page
*5 senses writing box page
*Can, Have, Are page
This packet is filled with print and go activities with a St. Patrick's Day theme! Use for homework, independent practice, review, and more! Includes build-a-leprechaun craftivities for boys and girls, and a printable leprechaun hat for your students to wear.
29 pages include:
roll and color
St. Patrick's Day Leprechaun Craft and Printable Pack: This is the perfect craft to decorate your room or bulletin boards for the month of March! This packet also contains writing, math, and literacy printables that are all aligned to common core (download preview to see more):
Included in this uni
This unit is packed with hands-on, engaging, math, literacy, and writing activities all related to St. Patrick’s Day! There is a weeks worth of activities in this unit and loads of fun! There are crafts and anchor charts too! These activities go along with the common core in literacy, writing, and m
These language arts activities center around vocabulary related to St. Patrick's Day. Use these actjivities to review language arts concepts. They can be used as a center activity, as morning work, or during other parts of the school day.
• Word Search
• Adjective cloze passa
Get Lucky with Leprechauns!!
These literacy center activities are sure to keep your little leprechauns engaged while learning various literacy skills.
NEW: This packet contains NEW replacement centers for Syllable Counting and Nonsense Words! If you have previously purchased my literacy center
This is a St. Patrick's Day guided writing activity. Students will follow a writing process outline to create their own stories.
Leprechaun Story by Jane Doebele is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.
Rooted in Reading March is here and jam-packed full of great resources for your students! In March your students will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Women’s History Month, and more through reading quality literature and completing engaging activities in reading, writing, and grammar. This unit has fu
This writing mini-lesson bundle addresses the age old question, "What am I going to do today for my writing mini-lesson?" Each mini-lesson helps to build competent, equipped, and motivated young writers!
If you have been to my writing workshop presentation, this bundle follows the monthly mini-
Second Grade Writing Mini-Lessons Bundle
This writing mini-lesson bundle addresses the age old question, "What am I going to do today for my writing mini-lesson?" Each mini-lesson helps to build competent, equipped, and motivated writers!
If you have been to my writing workshop presentation, th
Kindergarten Writing Mini-Lessons Bundle
This writing mini-lesson bundle addresses the age old question, "What am I going to do today for my writing mini-lesson?" Each mini-lesson helps to build competent, equipped, and motivated kindergarten writers!
If you have been to my writing workshop pre
Writing Station or Writing Center for March!
Help your students work independently with this March themed writing work station or writing center. St. Patrick's Day, weather, reading, and basketball themes are included. You will find the following:
*48 vocabulary cards: Ireland, gold, harp, jig, c
Increase your student's independence and rigor with listening station response sheets that are specifically created for the text. These can also be used as part of your whole group instruction!
Listening center for 2017-2018 is here! This set will use the SEE SAW Scholastic Listening Station or L
This is a BUNDLE of my first, next, then, last Sequencing Stories (Sets 1, 2, and 3)
For these activities, students will sequence 4 part stories using the words first, next, then, and last.
There are three activities included for differentiation. For one activity, students read the short paragra
Better Than Basal
This product is JAM-PACKED with Common Core aligned lesson ideas, activities, graphic organizers, and writing prompts for 40 of your favorite mentor texts to use in K-1! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic organizers WITH answer keys, you'll be set for the year (
WRITE-TIVITIES is a writing resource of craftivities that make your writing for entire year stress free! They include monthly writing prompts, graphic organizers, and monthly craftivities with several options to choose from.
This is a Growing Bundle. Once a new Write-tivities unit is completed, it
This is Set 2 of my First, Next, Then, Last Sequencing Stories. It is part of a bundle that includes sets 1-3, which you can view HERE.
For these activities, students will sequence 4 part stories using the words first, next, then, and last.
There are three activities included in this packet for
St. Patrick's Day Reading and Writing Worksheets PDF
St. Patrick's day is almost here and this file will be a great addition to your K-1 Spring program.
This file includes a colored factual book (6 pages) and a bundle of worksheets for the St. Patrick's Day holiday.
This St. Patrick's Day resour
**Opinion Writing in Kindergarten... the quick and easy way**
This set is a great way to give your students practice with opinion writing. There are over 60 different “this or that” writing prompts. On each page, there are two choices at the top. Students choose o
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This is a year long writing unit to help you teach your students "how-to" or narrative writing. This pack has a "sandwich style" theme to help give your students the idea of stacking or building multiple sentences when writing a story. The s
Leprechaun Writing and Interactive Folder: Are you looking for something fun and simple to add to your March or St. Patrick's Day writing? Get your students excited about leprechauns when you ask them to write about how to catch one! The interactive folder and the writing activity can be used as
This is a MEGA bundle of all my second grade monthly common core no prep packets. The packets build upon each other and increase in difficulty as the year progresses. The common core standard addressed is printed at the bottom of each page. EVERY SINGLE Second Grade Language Arts and Math Common
Motivate and provide structure for your writers with these monthly sets of 32 story starters each!
Place them on Popsicle sticks and/or in a cute container to keep in the middle of your writing center!
Students can grab a story starter and write in their journal or on the variety of writing
Target story retell, describing, prediction, sentence construction, and writing simple sentences too! Adorable 3 and four-step picture sequences for 24 different stories. Includes mats, cards, puzzles, a poster and cut and paste printables.
Some students need support in simply describing the actio
If you are looking for a fun, interactive writing to bring a little luck of the Irish into your classroom, My Leprechaun in a Jar will be a perfect fit. This writing activity contains three story maps, writing paper, craft directions, templates, and a St. Patrick's Day word list. Take a look at the
Want to turn your students into how to writing whizzes? Then this is the pack for you!
This How-To Writing Pack is filled with 43 how to writing sheets, 18 corresponding craftivities, 2 thinking maps (a how to brace map and a how to bubble map) and a mini How-To Writing poster. There is two exampl
Encourage young writers to incorporate more in their work with Rate Your Writing, a developing visual rubric. This file encourages young writers to meet changing expectations each month.
This file was created with monthly themed images. Every other month, additional lines are provided and the ill
This packet is designed to help students get better at handwriting, copying, finding and using high frequency words and taking pride in their work.
Each page has 5 stars at the top. In order to get 5 stars students must:
* write neatly
* use accuracy
* have proper letter formation
* follow directi
Are you ready to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with an engaging twist? Welcome to the Shamrock Detective Agency! Your detectives will be highly engaged as they solve the Case of the Tricky Leprechaun through math, literacy, science, STEM, art, and more!
The Problem: The students walk into a crime
This is a packet full of math and literacy activities for the ENTIRE first-grade year. All activities require NO PREP and are FUN and engaging for students. They are aligned to the Common Core Standards and the standard addressed is printed at the top of each sheet.
Included in the September packet
This fun project is perfect for St. Patrick's Day. Have your students complete this project as Family Homework. Students and their families make a Leprechaun Trap and bring it to school to set on St. Patrick's Eve. Hopefully, your students will catch a real, live leprechaun so they can see him up