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Letter Writing Unit - Using Picture Books to Teach Letter Writing
This download is for an extensive Common Core aligned 120 page letter writing unit. Included in this packet:
Letter Writing Bibliography with clickable titles
4 File Folder Word Walls
5 Anchor Charts
1 Writing Check List
Cat and Dog Tracers to go with Help Me, Mr. Mutt
Tooth Fairy Tracers (two versions)
Formal Lesson Plan (First Grade) & Pre-Observation Write Up
Post Card Lesson and Ideas
Farm Animal Crafts
Friendly Letter Reproducibles
Parts of a Friendly Letter Anchor Charts
Parts of a Friendly Letter Cut and Paste Activity
Lessons on Introducing Letter Writing, Friendly Letters, Persuasive Letter Writing, Writing to Fictional Characters, Writing to Inform, Writing Advice Letters, Writing to School Faculty, Writing Post Cards, Writing to Family, and Writing Pen Pal Letters
Writing to Santa
Writing to Persuade like Sarah Hale, the Woman who saved Thanksgiving
Crayon themed writing page and craft
This unit has many reproducible and specific lessons geared after the following books: Dear Mr. Blueberry, Help Me, Mr. Mutt, Click Clack Moo, Cows that Type, First Year Letters, Toot and Puddle, With Love, Little Red Hen, Dear Mermaid, Dear Tooth Fairy, I Wanna Iguana, I Wanna New Room, Arthur's Pen Pal, Giggle Giggle Quack, The Day the Crayons Quit, and more!!!
This file has some clickable/editable pages for you to type your own text.
Check out my blog for photos from this unit.