Use these 30 weekly writing templates and exemplars to help your students achieve with the Benchmark Advance ELA curriculum. The writing templates will support your students and help them get a "running start" with each weekly writing task. Writing exemplars will help you and your students with examples of completed writing samples for each prompt.
The writing templates and exemplars are all color coded using the "rainbow writing" method. Blue for topic sentences, red for detail sentences, green for opinion sentences, and blue for concluding sentences. We have also included a page that describes this process.
Also included are student writing evaluation rubrics for narrative, informative, and opinion writing pieces.
Additionally, you will find themed writing paper with area for illustrating for each weekly prompt.
You will receive a PDF and a PowerPoint for whole group writing presentation and instruction. The PowerPoint includes an index page to make navigation quick and easy.
This product includes the following:
✎PowerPoint and PDF files
✎Weekly writing prompt - aligned to Benchmark Advance
✎Weekly writing template/frame
✎Weekly writing exemplar text
✎Weekly themed writing paper
✎Rainbow Writing instructional sample page
✎Evaluation rubrics for narrative, informative, and opinion writing
This product can also be purchased as part of a bundle:
Benchmark Advance Second Grade Bundle
This product aligns with other ArmStar Benchmark Advance resources for second grade.
Benchmark Advance Second Grade Resources
Benchmark Advance Resources (all grades)
If you have any questions regarding this product, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org