This writing packet contains TWO writing options for the narrative writing standard in the new Common Core Standards.
Writing Option 1- The students write a narrative about a melting snowman and his adventures.
Writing Option 2- The students write a narrative about a snowflake’s journey through the water cycle (integrate science and writing).
You can either choose which option works best for your students or give the students a choice between the two activities.
This packet includes:
Cover Sheet- page 1
Notes to Teacher for Option 1- pages 2-3
Snowman Brainstorming Sheet- page 4
3 Different Melting Snowman Story Planners-pages 5-7
Snowman Trading Card- page 8
Notes to Teacher for Option 2- page 9
Water Cycle Graphic Organizer- page 10
Planning Sheet- page 11
Melted Snowman Narrative Rubric- page 12
Rough Draft Stationery- page 13
Final Copy Stationery (4 options) pages 14-17
Student Example of Snowman Narrative-pages 18-21
Terms and Credits- pages 22-23
Check out the preview for a closer look at the pages included.
The Common Core Standards were developed and written by the NGA.
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