Back- to-School Writing | Activities | Opinion Writing | Distance Learning

Grade Levels
K - 2nd, Homeschool
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Engage your students in authentic writing experiences as you introduce them to a new school year. Making friends, reviewing routines and rules and setting goals for a good year. It's all here! These pages will also give you some beginning feedback on literacy skills, citizenship and student behavior. Also included are topics and guidelines for opinion writing. Perfect for first days of school activity. You may also assign these pages for distance learning and school-at-home.

Pages Include:

  • My First Day of School
  • About My Name
  • Making New Friends
  • Compare and Contrast K to 1, and 1 to 2
  • Encourage Listening
  • I CAN be a good friend in class, at lunch and at recess
  • Find a friend who has...who can ... who likes...
  • survey page on what your students like
  • school jobs
  • doing school jobs at home

Writing Prompts are:

  • 3 books I Have Read Last Year
  • 3 Things I Want My Teacher to Know About Me
  • 3 Things I Can Write About
  • My Favorite Thing to Do at School is... because
  • When I am Home, I like to...

Opinion Writing:

  • guidelines
  • topics
  • graphic organizers

All of these pages encourage and motivate students to become a good worker and a good friend at school; and some pages are specific to learning at home and distance learning.

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