First Grade Writing Curriculum Bundle

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First Grade Writing Curriculum!

This bundle contains 7 writing units for a FULL year of writing curriculum!

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Do you struggle with teaching your students how to write? Do you feel like you need more confidence and guidance in teaching writing? This First Grade Writing Curriculum has EVERYTHING you need to be successful with teaching writing!

What Units are Included in the Bundle?

Unit 1 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to personal narrative

Lesson 2 Planning: Topics I Can Write About

Lesson 3 Planning: Choosing a Small Moment

Lesson 4 Planning: Mapping the beginning, middle, and end

Lesson 5 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened first

Lesson 6 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened next

Lesson 7 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened last

Lesson 8 Revising: Adding details to my story

Lesson 9 Revising: Using sounds and sight words to improve my story

Lesson 10 Planning: Choosing a small moment

Lesson 11 Planning: Mapping the beginning, middle, and end

Lesson 12 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened first

Lesson 13 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened next

Lesson 14 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened last

Lesson 15 Revising: Adding details to my story

Lesson 16 Revising: Using sounds and sight words to improve my story

Lesson 17 Proofreading my best story

Lesson 18 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 19 Using feedback to edit my story

Lesson 20 Publishing: Making a finished copy of my story

Lesson 21 Publishing:Adding a cover and title to my story

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

Unit 2 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to personal narrative

Lesson 2 Planning: Topics I Can Write About

Lesson 3 Planning: Choosing a Small Moment

Lesson 4 Planning: Mapping the beginning, middle, and end

Lesson 5 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened first

Lesson 6 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened next

Lesson 7 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened last

Lesson 8 Revising: Adding details to my story

Lesson 9 Revising: Using sounds and sight words to improve my story

Lesson 10 Planning: Choosing a small moment

Lesson 11 Planning: Mapping the beginning, middle, and end

Lesson 12 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened first

Lesson 13 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened next

Lesson 14 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened last

Lesson 15 Revising: Adding details to my story

Lesson 16 Revising: Using sounds and sight words to improve my story

Lesson 17 Proofreading my best story

Lesson 18 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 19 Using feedback to edit my story

Lesson 20 Publishing: Making a finished copy of my story

Lesson 21 Publishing:Adding a cover and title to my story

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

Unit 3 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to non-fiction and how-to books

Lesson 2 Planning: What can I teach about?

Lesson 3 Planning: Organizing my how-to book

Lesson 4 Writing/drawing to teach step 1

Lesson 5 Writing/drawing to teach step 2

Lesson 6 Writing/drawing to teach step 3

Lesson 7 Writing/drawing to teach step 4

Lesson 8 Planning: Organizing my how-to book

Lesson 9 Revising: Making sure my steps are clear and in order

Lesson 10 Planning: Organizing my how-to book

Lesson 11 Writing/drawing to teach step 1

Lesson 12 Writing/drawing to teach step 2

Lesson 13 Writing/drawing to teach step 3

Lesson 14 Writing/drawing to teach step 4

Lesson 15 Writing/drawing to create a materials list and cover

Lesson 16 Revising: Making sure my steps are clear and in order

Lesson 17 Proofreading: Checking sounds and sight words

Lesson 18 Proofreading: Checking capitalization and punctuation

Lesson 19 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 20 Using feedback to edit my book

Lesson 21 Publishing: Making a finished copy of my book

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

Unit 4 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to poetry

Lesson 2 Planning: Exploring adjectives

Lesson 3 Planning: Finding words for my riddle

Lesson 4 Writing my riddle poem

Lesson 5 Revising: Refining my riddle

Lesson 6 Planning: Finding words for my sensory poem

Lesson 7 Writing my sensory poem

Lesson 8 Revising: Refining my sensory poem

Lesson 9 Planning: Finding words for list poem

Lesson 10 Writing my list poem

Lesson 11 Revising: Refining my list poem

Lesson 12 Planning: Finding words for my acrostic poem

Lesson 13 Writing my acrostic poem

Lesson 14 Revising: Refining my acrostic poem

Lesson 15 Planning: Finding words for my poem (open-ended)

Lesson 16 Writing my poem (open-ended)

Lesson 17 Revising: Refining my poem (open-ended)

Lesson 18 Proofreading my best poem

Lesson 19 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 20 Using feedback to edit my poem

Lesson 21 Publishing my poem

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

Unit 5 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to realistic fiction

Lesson 2 Planning: Choosing realistic topics

Lesson 3 Planning: Mapping my story

Lesson 4 Planning: Developing interesting characters

Lesson 5 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened first

Lesson 6 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened next

Lesson 7 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened last

Lesson 8 Revising: Adding details to show not tell

Lesson 9 Revising: Using sounds and sight words to improve my story

Lesson 10 Planning: Mapping my story

Lesson 11 Planning: Developing interesting characters

Lesson 12 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened first

Lesson 13 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened next

Lesson 14 Writing/drawing to tell about what happened last

Lesson 15 Revising: Adding details to show not tell

Lesson 16 Revising: Using sounds and sight words to improve my story

Lesson 17 Proofreading my best story

Lesson 18 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 19 Using feedback to edit my story

Lesson 20 Publishing: Making a finished copy of my story

Lesson 21 Publishing: Adding a cover and title to my story

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

Unit 6 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to opinion & persuasive writing

Lesson 2 Planning: Developing a topic for my opinion

Lesson 3 Planning: Brainstorming reasons that support my opinion

Lesson 4 Writing: Drafting my opinion piece

Lesson 5 Revising: Making my writing more persuasive

Lesson 6 Revising: Using sounds & sight words to improve my opinion

Lesson 7 Research: Introduction to reviews

Lesson 8 Planning: Developing a topic for my review

Lesson 9 Planning: Brainstorming reasons that support my opinion

Lesson 10 Writing: Drafting my review

Lesson 11 Revising: Making my writing more persuasive

Lesson 12 Revising: Using sounds & sight words to improve my review

Lesson 13 Planning: Developing a topic for my review

Lesson 14 Planning: Brainstorming reasons that support my opinion

Lesson 15 Writing: Drafting my review

Lesson 16 Revising: Making my writing more persuasive

Lesson 17 Revising: Using sounds & sight words to improve my review

Lesson 18 Proofreading my best review

Lesson 19 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 20 Using feedback to edit my review

Lesson 21 Publishing: Making a finished copy of my review

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

Unit 7 Scope:

Lesson 1 Research: Introduction to non-fiction chapter books

Lesson 2 Research: Choosing a topic & asking questions

Lesson 3 Research: Getting information from a trusted source

Lesson 4 Research: Using a second trusted source

Lesson 5 Research: Using a third trusted source

Lesson 6 Planning: Organizing my information

Lesson 7 Writing: Drafting chapter 1

Lesson 8 Writing: Adding text features to chapter 1

Lesson 9 Writing: Drafting chapter 2

Lesson 10 Writing: Adding text features to chapter 2

Lesson 11 Writing: Drafting chapter 3

Lesson 12 Writing: Adding text features to chapter 3

Lesson 13 Writing: Drafting chapter 4

Lesson 14 Writing: Adding text features to chapter 4

Lesson 15 Writing: Creating a table of contents, glossary & bibliography

Lesson 16 Revising: Making my writing easy to understand

Lesson 17 Proofreading my book

Lesson 18 Getting & giving feedback

Lesson 19 Using feedback to edit my book

Lesson 20 Publishing my book (day 1)

Lesson 21 Publishing my book (day 2)

Lesson 22 End of unit celebration

How are the Units Designed?

Part 1: Pre-Unit On Demand

This quick writing task provides an an opportunity to assess prior knowledge. Use this writing sample to guide your teaching throughout the unit and measure growth.

Part 2: Lessons

Each lesson is broken up into 6 easy-to-follow parts.

  • Focus- The skill, strategy, or idea students will be focusing on this lesson.
  • Warm Up- A quick activity that has students review and practice previous skills.
  • Mini Lesson- Teach, model, and discuss the new skill in today’s lesson.
  • Practice-The hands-on portion of the lesson where students apply what they have learned in the mini lesson to their own writing. During this time you will conference individually with students.
  • Mid-Practice Teaching Point-A quick reminder and chance to highlight the great work students are doing.
  • Share- Lesson wrap up where students analyze, reflect on, and share their work.

Part 3: Final Writing Piece

The unit final writing piece is a published piece of writing that highlights everything the student learned in this unit.

Part 4: Post-Unit On Demand

This quick writing task provides an opportunity to assess progress and measure growth.

What Does a Lesson Look Like?

Depending on the time you have available for writing, I have suggested schedules for the following time blocks:

  • 60 Minute Time Block
  • 45 Minute Time Block
  • 30 Minute Time Block

The Writing Process:

  • Research- Learn about a style of writing or topic.Read and look at great books to get ideas
  • Planning: Decide on a topic and plan out your ideas.
  • Writing: Use your plan to help you write your story.
  • Revising: Improve your writing by adding details.
  • Proofreading: Check your work. Use your resources to help you.
  • Feedback: Ask others to read your story and give you ideas of how to improve it!
  • Editing: Use the feedback you got from others to help make your story even better!
  • Publishing: Make a neat copy of your book that is ready to share with the world!

Also included in the Curriculum:

  • Tips for Getting Started (Classroom and Material Organization and Procedures)
  • Developmental Writing Stages
  • Unit Text (Mentor Text) Guides
  • Conferencing Guides
  • Conferencing Planner
  • Conferencing Tracker
  • Assessment Guide
  • Rubrics and Rubric Guide
  • Multiple Writing Templates
  • Publishing Party Guide
  • Publishing Party Supplies
  • Unit Posters
  • Personal Writing Things We Can Write About
  • The Writing Process Chart
  • Writing Checklists
  • Peer Editing Checklist
  • Young Author Award
  • Writing Folder Covers
  • Pencil Organization Labels
  • Writers Library Labels
  • Alphabet Chart (full and mini size)
  • Letter Formation Chart (full and mini size)
  • Personal Narratives Charts:
  1. Beginning, Middle, and End
  2. Words We Use
  3. Small Moments Posters
  4. Zooming in on Small Moments
  5. Detailed Picture Poster
  6. Detailed Word Posters
  7. Cover of a Book Poster
  8. Writer's Checklist (2 posters)
  9. I Can Write About...
  10. Adding Details to our Writing Poster
  11. Writing Checklist
  • Alphabet Sounds Chart (full and mini size)
  • Word Wall Personal Book (sight word copy and EDITABLE copy!)
  • We Are Authors Banner
  • 2 Wordless Picture Books
  • Black and White Version Included

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Total Pages
882
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 Year
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Standards

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Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.

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