This 53 page unit includes 12 mini lessons, 10 charts, 5 writing process posters, 8 poster sized writing charts, 3 student handouts, 8 writing samples to use during mini lessons, 1 conference tracking chart, 1 student checklists and 1 grading rubric.
UPDATED 12/30/17 to Include:
-Clickable Table of Contents
-8 1/2 x 11 inch Poster Versions of All Writing Charts
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12 Mini Lessons Structured in the Following Way:
Materials (including pre-made charts for use with the lesson)
Hook- a fun way to start the mini lesson
Teaching Point- a straightforward statement about what students will learn
Modeling- a way for you to show students the skill you are teaching
Practice-an opportunity for students to practice the skill with partners
Share-an opportunity for students to share with the whole class what they learned through the mini-lesson (done after independent writing time)
Mini Lesson Topics Included:
Organizing & Narrowing
Elaborating with Anecdotes, Quotes, Verbs & Statistics
Elaborating with Precise Details
Nonfiction Text Features
Introductions & Conclusions
Spelling, Capitalization & Punctuation
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Also Included In This Product:
Not only does this unit include all of the above there are also 4 pages of tips about how to manage writing workshop and confer with students!
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