Reading Street Common Core Supplement (2013) FIRST GRADE Unit 3
SIMPLE WRITING CRAFTS with and without word banks
If you are looking for a very simple way to add a fun craft and writing to your Reading Street routine, then this may be the answer!
These super simple crafts and writing activities were designed to align with the following Reading Street Common Core FIRST GRADE stories from Unit 3:
A Place to Play
Ruby in Her Own Time
The Class Pet
Frog and Toad Together
I'm a Caterpillar
Where Are My Animal Friends?
For each story, you will get one page with a character's head (2 per page to save on paper). Note: Some of the stories have 2 heads to choose from.
Then you may choose from the following options to differentiate:
- 1 page with the Story Title and a Writing Prompt (lined paper)
- 1 page with the Story Title without a prompt which will allow you to assign the prompt or have the students write without giving them a prompt (lined paper)
- 1 page with the topic name [Example: mice, ducklings, frogs and toads, bears...] which will allow the child to write a story about that particular topic (lined paper)
- 1 page with the topic name and a word bank which will help with spelling and possible ideas for writing (lined paper)
(Please note that some stories are given a few extra choices of writing pages.)
Each page gives you cutting lines and tells you where to paste. After writing the story, the children simply color, decorate, cut, and paste.
Cuteness made simple!
Note: If you are not using the Reading Street Series, you may still use the pages titled COMMUNITY CENTERS, LET'S PLAY, DUCKLINGS, MICE, FROGS AND TOADS, CATERPILLARS, BEARS, SQUIRRELS to write and complete the crafts.
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