This persuasive Common Core aligned essay writing packet is perfect for the fall or the month of November! It includes 12 days of mini-lesson suggestions, multiple graphic organizers, writing posters, checklists, and draft and essay samples. Have students engage in creative writing from the perspective of an anxious and desperate turkey who’s pleading for his/her life.
NOTE: I Wanna Iguana by Karen Kaufman Orloff and David Catrow is used and referred to throughout the mini-lessons.
This complete packet includes:
•3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade Lists of Aligned Common Core Writing Standards
•12 Day Mini-Lesson Overview
•Mini-Lesson Teacher Suggestions
•Good Introductions Poster
•Good Body Paragraphs Poster
•Good Conclusions Poster
•Persuasive Writing Words and Phrases Poster
•Revising Student Checklist
•Editing Student Checklist
•2 Assessment Rubrics (Letter Form and Points)
•Final Paper Writing Template
•Essay Graphic Organizers
•Fill-in-the-Blanks Writing Template
•Draft and Essay Samples
•Persuasive Task Cards (Partner and Small Group Activity)
•Cut, Color, and Paste Turkey for Writing Bulletin Board
Look at the PREVIEW to see a sample of all the above pages!
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