This unit is an expository writing piece.
Read the book When the Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant.
Discuss some winter family traditions your students may have. With this unit, your children will organize their ideas and write to explain their family traditions. (Their traditions DO NOT have to be holiday based)
This unit contains:
2- color graphic organizers (What, when, where, why)
2- B & W graphic organizers (What, when, where, why)
3- main idea and details graphic organizer
1- Writing rubric
2 -writing templates (color & B&W)
Total pages: 12
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From the Pond http://frompond.blogspot.com
& font from
“A cupcake for the Teacher”