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This is a growing bundle. This bundle currently contains September, October, November, and December monthly mini-lessons. It is discounted until more units are added. I will add the monthly units before each month begins. For example, December will be added during November.
************************************************************* Kindergarten Writing Mini-Lessons Bundle
This writing mini-lesson bundle addresses the age old question, "What am I going to do today for my writing mini-lesson?" Each mini-lesson helps to build competent, equipped, and motivated kindergarten writers!
If you have been to my writing workshop presentation, this bundle follows the monthly mini-lessons for a year's worth of writing mini-lessons.
This unit is standards based and has been aligned to the CC and Texas Teks for writing.
Each unit contains:
General information on writer's workshop and the mini-lesson
9 easy to follow writing mini-lessons
A variety of writing paper templates for many levels of writers.
Extra writing paper for your writing center *optional
Lessons in the September Unit:
My Squiggle Story
Drawing and Labeling
Bubble gum Spelling
Focus on a topic
I know all about me!
A Special Fish
Johnny Appleseed Informative writing
Lessons in the October Unit:
Writers organize Part 1
Writers organize Part 2
Spider’s Web of organization
Spiders- informative writing
Bats- Explanatory writing
Bats- opinion writing
Apples and Pumpkins Contrast
Pumpkins- Sequence Writing
Fire Safety Sequence writing
Lessons in the November Unit
What is Voice?
Voice through Feelings
Voice through Word Choice
Voice through Senses
Head-To-Toe Voice Writing
America the Brave Research-Report
A Trip to the Moon (Part 1)
A Trip to the Moon (Part 2)
Talking Turkey Explanatory
Lessons in the December Unit:
Word Choice Introduction
What Makes a Complete Sentence?
Animal Card Word Choice
How to Wrap a Gift writing
How to decorate a tree
My Gingerbread Story
How to Make Reindeer Food
Story Starters- Paragraph Writing
Story Closers- Paragraph Writing
CCSS covered in August through December
Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose informative/explanatory texts in which they name what they are writing about and supply some information about the topic.
Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to narrate a single event or several loosely linked events, tell about the events in the order in which they occurred, and provide a reaction to what happened.
Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., explore a number of books by a favorite author and express opinions about them).
With guidance and support from adults, recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
With guidance and support from adults, respond to questions and suggestions from peers and add details to strengthen writing as needed.
New Writing TEKS
K.13Students use elements of the writing process to compose text.
K.14 Students write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas.
K.15 Students write expository and procedural or work-related texts to communicate ideas and information to specific audiences for specific purposes.
Students write legibly and use appropriate capitalization and punctuation conventions in their compositions
Check out the preview to see the month of November.