Candy Canes, Winter, Christmas, Opinion, Persuasive Writing, RAFT

Candy Canes, Winter, Christmas, Opinion, Persuasive Writing, RAFT
Candy Canes, Winter, Christmas, Opinion, Persuasive Writing, RAFT
Candy Canes, Winter, Christmas, Opinion, Persuasive Writing, RAFT
Candy Canes, Winter, Christmas, Opinion, Persuasive Writing, RAFT
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This winter RAFT writing task has students taste testing 2 candy cane flavors in order to write a recommendation to a candy factory owner on which flavor he/she needs to produce this winter. You can use this resource in Kindergarten and 1st grade as a shared writing activity. You can also use this resource in 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade.

This resource includes:
-Teacher tips page
-Student directions page
-Graphic Organizer
-Comment Card

This writing task addresses the Common Core ELA standards of opinion/persuasive writing and can be used in grades K-5. In Kindergarten it can be completed as a shared writing activity.

This writing task is included in my December Writing Tasks product which contains 4 writing RAFT tasks. If you think you would like more for the month of December, check out our bundle before purchasing this one. You will be buying 3 and getting 1 for free!
December RAFT Bundle
December RAFT Bundle

Other tasks included in the December RAFT bundle
Reining In Reindeer Facts
Diary of a Gingerbread...
So You Think You Can Pull?

I love to give my students RAFT writing tasks, and I am sure you will, too! It gives students an authentic reason to write and makes it more fun. Many of my students who were reluctant to write actually began to enjoy it, because they were able to take on different roles for different purposes using a variety of formats. It also enriches those higher students, because they have to put themselves into the role go another and really think about the voice they will use.

**If you will be sharing, please purchase a multiple license**

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2 Brainy Apples

****Updated 11/24/14****
Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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