This Book Review Writing Unit was designed with the CCSS in mind to get your 2nd and 3rd grade writers experienced with formulating an opinion and supporting it with relevant, text-based evidence! Your students will immerse themselves in the genre, discover the elements and structure of book reviews, and work through the writing process to write their own.
This Writing Unit includes:
-a list of the CCSS standards addressed within the unit
-a list of how Webb's Depth of Knowledge is applied within the unit
-21 lessons with specific teaching points and detailed lesson descriptions with suggestions for modifications for struggling and/or proficient writers
-a Book Review Anchor Chart
-a Book Review Rating Sheet for peer and self-assessment
-Sample of a drafting page
-Sample of a book review
-Book Summary planning page
-Opinion planning page
-Sample of completed opinion planning page
-Partner Revision tool
This is definitely what your students need!