Hooked on Writing March: Opinion Writing {Using YOUR Voice}

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Hooked on Writing March: Opinion Writing (Practicing Voice)

Hooked on Writing is your writing "how to" resource. As teachers we want to "hook" our students into loving the craft of writing. We want them to be engaged, motivated and successful. This writing series will take you through the elements of a great writing program step by step. (Special Introductory price for each Unit as they are released will be $10.00 until the final release.)

This program is suitable for anyone teaching using the Write Traits and/or CCSS and has alternate spelling as well.

This unit is JAM PACKED with ideas to teach writing every day of the month.

This set includes:

★Setting up for success.
★ Strategies to get kids to PRACTICE voice in writing.
★ Fun writing activities including collaboration as a whole class to develop anchor charts together.
★ Discussion and sharing activities to develop oral language skills.
★ A HUGE variety of activities and writing assignments (such as a debate, a vote for pet class pet, a drama presentation) to teach voice.
★4 Mentor texts titles with lesson plans and matching activities that are designed to interest even your most unmotivated students because the activities are not all writing based but transfer over to writing.

You will need:

→ Hey Little Ant by Phillip Hoose

→ The Perfect Pet by Margie Pilantini

→ The Night Gardener by the Fan Brothers

→ Henry & Leo by Pamela Zagarenski

★ Printables for most lessons. (Some are oral language and discussion based.)
★ Writing Vocabulary for the pocket chart or writing wall for every book.

Please download the PREVIEW to see more.

You can find the beginning of this program - August here

Hooked on Writing August

September: Sentences & Conventions

Hooked on Writing September

October: Research, Organization & Word Choice

Hooked on Writing October

November: Personal Narratives and Sentence Fluency

Hooked on Writing November

December: "How to" Writing, Paragraph Power and Organization

Hooked on Writing December

January: Voice & Author Studies {Learning About Voice}

Hooked on Writing: January

February: Fiction {Practicing Voice}

Hooked on Writing: February

Hooked on Writing will be a 10 Unit set.

For a complete product overview click below. (2nd grade CCSS standards included for reference although some of the outcomes new to 3rd grade will be included in the relevant units.)

Hooked on Writing Visual Overview

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Hooked on Writing March: Opinion Writing {Using YOUR Voice}
Hooked on Writing March: Opinion Writing {Using YOUR Voice}
Hooked on Writing March: Opinion Writing {Using YOUR Voice}
Hooked on Writing March: Opinion Writing {Using YOUR Voice}
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