UPDATE 2/2020 NOW CONTAINS SCRIPTED MINILESSONS AND MOREPersonal Narratives Writing Unit for 1st Grade and Kinder This packet will take your young writers through the personal narrative writing process, with a focus on "adding more" or small moments for your advanced writers . It begins with an in
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This printable book will help guide children through the small moments writing process.
When cut and assembled, the book includes 8 pages.
- Cover page
- A page to record the 'Big watermelon moment' and the 'Small slice moments' from that event. This graphic organizer is the first step for helping
Perfect for helping your young writers plan their small moment stories! Includes:*A tips & tricks page*A planning page*Differentiated small moment writing paper*A cover page for when they publish!Feedback is much appreciated! Thank you!Editable Word Detective Badges!Word Detective Materials! Boo
1st Grade TC Writing Unit 1 - Small Moments Lesson Plan BundleThis bundle includes all 21 lesson plans from Lucy Calkins/TC (Teacher's College) 1st Grade Writing Unit 1 - Small Moments. This is the most recent edition and includes Bends I, II, III, and IV. This lesson plan bundle is completely edita
This worksheet supports students in planning their small moments (following the Lucy Caulkins writing program). Students can sequence what will be on each page of their small moment. There are 2 versions.
This purchase includes the EDITABLE lesson plans and the Google Slides presentations corresponding with each lesson in the Lucy Calkins/Teachers College 1st Grade Unit 1: Small Moments. You must use a Google account to access these documents. Click each link to access each Google Slides presentation
Two graphic organizers to help students plan their small moments personal narrative!1- This organizer uses the watermelon/watermelon slice/watermelon seeds analogy to help students "zoom in" on their "moment".2- Once students choose their "moment", this page helps them use their five senses to descr
Writers Workshop Grade 1 Unit 1: Small Moments: Writing with Focus, Detail and Dialogue. (2013 edition). This lesson plan bundle guides you through all four Bends I to IV of Unit 1, Sessions 1 to 21. The lesson plans include all components of the Mini-lessons: Connection, Teaching point, Teaching
I created this small moment planning sheet to go along with our small moment writing unit!
(see a full post about how I used this in my classroom on my blog)
On this sheet there is one side with lines, that is the side for students to brainstorm and "list"
Then on the other side there is just empt
This is a simple graphic organizer that helps students narrow down their topic to get to that small moment that they want to write about. When my students use this planner they understand how to go from a watermelon size idea to the seed of their story.Included is a sample planner to help students
This is a two -sided planning page.
Side 1- Students will jot notes about the setting and characters and then figure out the flow of their story is sequential order.
Side 2- Students will tap into their 5 senses to think about what they were feeling, seeing, smelling, etc in their moment.
Interactive Google Slides- great for remote learning or to use whole group in the classroom. Launch small moments by discussing watermelon vs seeds topics. Help students turn a watermelon topic into a seed by zooming in. Students can type into the yellow boxes to show their thinking/brainstorm ideas
**New Product Sale**This product is new to my store and will be on sale the first week it is in the store This is an EDITABLE condensed and paraphrased outline of Writers Workshop from Lucy Calkins. Any resources that are mentioned (FIG 3-1…) can be found in purchasing those curriculum units of stu
Student will be able to distinguish the difference between a big story and a small moment by listening to a small moments book, participating in the creation of a T-chart, and thinking of their own small moments to write about.
Looking for the perfect Narrative Writing, and Small Moment Planning resource and extension? This Graphic Organizer is perfect for your first graders, second graders, third graders, fourth graders or fifth graders! Perfect for your Personal Narrative & Small Moment Writing Unit!This small moment
This is a template that I used with my students to help them plan for their small moment stories. It is based off of Lucy Caulkins and was used to incorporate thoughts, feelings, and actions to show and not tell.
Lesson plans PLUS extra resources to make planning easy! Included: - Lesson plans for all 21 Sessions of Unit 1: Small Moments - Lyrics to a Writing Workshop Song to incorporate into your daily routine- Lyrics to a word work song - Suggestions for FREE TPT resources to go along with lessons - Small