After trying to teach my students to compare two texts for Common Core writing, I created this classroom activity using our McGraw Hill Wonders reading series. This resource uses the stories that we read in Unit 4. I based the writing on the essential question for the week. Each week includes a venn
Includes Unit 4 Weeks 1-5 Tasks.
These tasks include 5 multiple choice questions and 1 writing task that assess student understanding of the Reading/Writing Workshop texts for WONDERS- McGraw-Hill Curriculum.
Some questions are Part A and Part B questions that are PARCC like. The writing tasks are
This 3-4 week unit outline centers around a 47-slide animated, humorous PowerPoint and includes lesson ideas, rubrics, hands-on activities and a model essay to guide students step-by-step through the process of writing a five-paragraph essay. While I use this to teach the personal persuasive essay,
This journal goes along with McGraw Hill Wonders Writing Every Day Ideas, Unit 1
The journal includes Unit 1, Weeks 1-5, Days 1-4 (Day 5 share aloud)
This journal is excellent to keep the students daily writing organized and can be collected easily to grade and assess.
Days 1&3 students re