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2nd Grade Writing ~ Common Core Writing 2nd Grade and 3rd Grade

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Writing: Common Core Writing Bundle

This bundle contains 4 products: Narrative Writing ( Small Moments - Writing Personal Narratives and Realistic Fiction), Non fiction Writing with Expert Topics, and Opinion Writing. Happy Writing!

Nonfiction Writing Unit- Expert Topics
This unit is common core aligned and chock full of resources to launch a non fiction writing unit. It contains everything from planning sheets, and graphic organizers for pulling headings and details from a larger topic, to samples of how to web a larger idea. It contains all of the book pages you need to create a final copy or published book. It contains text feature pages so your students can create the following:
index, glossary, photographs page with captions, diagram, table of contents, fun facts, and sidebars. It also includes book covers for the final copy and folder covers for the planning phase. I have also included specific instructions for you, varied samples and writing paper choices, and a dedication and about the author page. I hope you like it!

Realistic Fiction
This packet contains several resources and graphic organizers to help your students through the writing process. It has a strong character development focus while incorporating the components of a realistic fiction story and several components of a small moments story. I hope you can use it in your classroom. Take a peek at what's inside:
* 1 nonfiction/fiction sorting sheet
* 2 partner resources for peer editing and revising
* Story strips for retelling with a partner
* 10 Fun and colorful charts relaying the components of a realistic fiction story
* 6 planning sheets related to sketching ideas, and story elements
* 5 graphic organizers related to character development with models and photos
* Photos of anchor charts related to setting
* 4 "Show, don't tell" organizers with models
* Sheet for students to make nameplates for their characters
* 3 writing sheets separating beginning, middle, end
* 1 planning sheet to help link end to the beginning
* Realistic Fiction Checklist
* Teacher notes
* Student sample of completed story
This packet does not contain scripted mini lessons.


Small Moments- Writing Personal Narratives
This packet is filled with resources to help your students (grades K-2) in the small moment writing process. It includes the following:

* 10 colorful charts, each illustrating a component of a small moment story-these can help guide and/or support your mini lessons(mini lessons are not included)
* 3 student samples
* 3 pp Teacher notes/ideas
* a student resource for generating ideas
* 2 graphic organizers (watermelon) for pulling out tiny moments
* a graphic organizer for planning and sketching out story
* 2 graphic organizers for incorporating senses and stretching what we say, think, feel and do in the moment
* 2 story maps
* TAG chart for talking out stories with peer partners
* Story strips for talking out stories with partners
* Sheet for recording peer suggestions on post-its
* 5 resources containing scripts with detailed student examples of how to incorporate the five senses
* a student checklist to use during and after writing
* a student resource to use with regard to word choice(i.e. sparkle words)
You might also like my small moments packet on feelings.

My Strong Opinions- An Opinion Writing Unit
This product will take your opinion writers from the most basic skills of opinion writing to challenging themselves while making comparisons between two topics and making personal connections to strengthen their opinions. They will express their opinions about the books they read and write letters to friends, parents, and teachers. I have divided this packet into sections. Included in this packet are:

*5 colorful posters to teach components of opinion writing
*5 models or examples of writing( for each section)
*3 opinion checklists
*Several blank sheets for your student generated ideas
*Tons of teacher notes
*Breakdown sheets detailing each section with directions for use

Section 1 "The Best Season"-
3 graphic organizers
3 writing papers

Section 2 "The Best Subject"-
3 graphic organizers
3 writing papers

Section 3 "Comparing Cats and Dogs-
3 graphic organizers
2 writing papers

Section 4 Letter Writing-
2 pages of writing prompts
2 graphic organizers(1 blank)
Letter writing papers

Section 5 Opinions on Books We Read-
3 graphic organizers
4 writing papers

Are you also looking for CCSS aligned grammar activities and a way to organize what to teach and when to teach it?!

Check out my Grammar Packets below that come with a CALENDAR TO FOLLOW, LESSONS, aligned follow up NO PREP Circle Activities, and 70 plus Printables.

2nd Grade Grammar Bundle.

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2nd Grade Writing ~ Common Core Writing 2nd Grade and 3rd Grade
2nd Grade Writing ~ Common Core Writing 2nd Grade and 3rd Grade
2nd Grade Writing ~ Common Core Writing 2nd Grade and 3rd Grade
2nd Grade Writing ~ Common Core Writing 2nd Grade and 3rd Grade