W.1.1 Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or name the book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some sense of closure.
W.1.2 Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.
W.1.3 Write narratives in which they recount two or more appropriately sequenced events, include some details regarding what happened, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide some sense of closure.
Packet Includes: graphic organizers, writing prompts, We Are Thankful classroom book, Turkey Disguise project with parent letter and writing prompt, election activity using read alouds Duck for President and Grace for President with election ballot included
Topics: elections, presidential writing, Thanksgiving food, giving thanks, turkeys, leaves, etc.