This document contains 20 mini lessons that can be used during Unit 1 of the Reader's Workshop. These 20 mini lessons will help you launch your workshop at the beginning of the school year. Each mini lesson contains the objective (I-Can Statement), Common Core Standard, Materials Needed, The Connection, The Teach, Active Engagement, and The Link. The lessons were written using Lucy Calkins "A Curricular Plan For The Reading Workshop" as a resource and guide.
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The Daily Five by Gail Boushey and Joan Moser