Start the year strong with this fabulous, original, and real-world related writing prompt pack. This easy-prep resource is designed to teach memoirs with a focus on descriptive, evidence-based writing. Student Experience: Students take notes about the qualities of a memoir, read and annotate an ori
Help your students write an outstanding memoir. The Memoir: Quick Writes Journal Prompts can be used as warm-ups or as part of the pre-writing process to help students start brainstorming possible topics for their memoir. Have students select the number theyd like to respond to (55 in all), or giv
Get your students started on memoir writing with these editable slides. Perfect for remote learning!Includes a choice of prompts and products, a model brainstorm, and an editable brainstorming slide so students can work right on the slideshow.UDL and Lucy Calkins aligned.
This Power Point includes over 15 very unique, storytelling photographs that can be used as writing prompts in class. I have also included six word phrases at the top of each image. These phrases can be used to help inspire writing ideas or for teaching six word memoirs. Teachers have my permission
Many writing prompt options to wrap up your class' school year memories!*Print on fun colored paper to add flair to your books!*Included in pack:- Cover pages Kindergarten - Second - Best Day Ever - Look At Me Now!- Besties - Field Trip Fun - My Teacher is ... Various writing templates included!
Get your students writing by tapping into their natural inclination to share about their lives. This extremely detailed and engaging Memoir Writing Unit first immerses students in the memoir genre. Then, using their understanding of the mentor texts they investigated, students write their own memo
What’s the best way to help your students to become stronger writers? With targeted writing instruction, of course! That’s where this set of 10 writing lessons comes in! These lessons can be easily incorporated into writing workshop, writing units, writing centers, or your everyday writing instru
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 second grade! (See the complete list below.) With over 100 graphic organizers WITH answer keys, you'll be set for the year (and years
Your learners will enjoy the rigor and creativity of our engaging activities built from best teaching practices. We want to make your lesson planning journey easy, so you can focus on your expertise. This text study includes a curriculum map pacing guide that offers our day-by-day suggestion for how
This is an extremely thorough, full 2-week unit for the short story/memoir "The Jacket" by Gary Soto. These resources are focused around Common Core Standards for Grade 6, but they are absolutely still relevant for all middle grades students who are studying this story or historical fiction in gener
Better Than BasalThis 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 (an
Your learners will enjoy the rigor and creativity of our engaging Anne Frank activities built from best teaching practices. We want to make your lesson planning journey easy, so you can focus on your expertise. This novel study includes a curriculum map pacing guide that offers our day-by-day sugges
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There are 3 different prompts for each genre! Each prompt is broken into a 4 paragraph essay. A scaffolded approach is used since there are guiding questions for each paragraph of the student's writing piec
Read and tell true stories through a memoir unit that keeps students engaged from the first web quest to each mentor text to the last interview!
All of the frontloading and reading activities build up to the grand finale: writing our own memoirs (and/or doing the interview project to write someone
Use this list of 100 writing prompts, divided by learning style, to help ALL students feel inspired to write!
Present these to kickstart ANY creative writing/narrative assignment: fiction, poetry, or memoir/autobiographical pieces. The goal of this file is to give relatable prompts to every writer
What are memoir vignettes?This writing unit is specifically designed to meet the standards for narrative writing (W.6.3, W.7.3, W.8.3). Memoir Vignettes are short, poetic, partial memories with rich language and sharp images. Unlike traditional memoir or personal narrative writing, memoir vignettes
Set up your essay writing curriculum in a snap with these materials for narrative, explanatory, argumentative, and research writing. What is it? It's not only a bundle of my best-selling, classroom-tested units and resources for writing, but with this set of resources, you will have a full year's w
This +115 page Literary Essay Writing 101 Unit covers EVERYTHING you'll need to teach literary essay writing in six weeks. Let me do the lesson planning to make your life EASIER! Please click on the preview above to see everything you'll receive when purchasing this resource.This resource can be pr
Digital and Print. No planning needed for your entire year of writing! These 5 ready-to-use writing sets have everything you need to teach five different writing products. Your students will go from generating an idea to writing a full essay. And you'll have time to work with them every step of th
This +140 page Informational Writing 101 Unit covers EVERYTHING you'll need to teach informational writing in six weeks. Let me do the lesson planning to make your life EASIER! Please click on the preview above to see everything you'll receive when purchasing this resource.This resource is a comple
Memoirs of an Elf by Devin Scillian is the perfect Christmas read aloud. Students will love the excitement of listening about Santa, the elves and reindeer on their mission around the world on Christmas Eve. My book companion is tied to the common core standards and it is jam packed with comprehensi