Let’s face it, teaching students to write can be a struggle. For many teachers, it is one of the most difficult content areas to instruct.
Ready for Writing™ is your answer to the writing block challenge! This comprehensive writing curriculum is the ONLY writing program you will need!
***Download the PREVIEW to see the different components of Ready for Writing!***
Using consistent and clear writing lessons is essential to writing skills mastery. The Ready for Writing™ system will guide both the teacher and student through a systematic approach to teaching writing. Ready for Writing provides an engaging, fun and simplified approach to teaching writing.
Ready for Writing™ includes detailed daily plans designed to be simple to follow while engaging and effective in helping your students achieve standards mastery in writing. This resource includes daily lessons to assist you in lesson delivery. However, the daily lessons are suggestions. The delivery and instruction of these elements can be done in a way that best suits your students and classroom needs.
Inside you will find lessons and activities for expository, narrative and opinion writing genres. Included for each genre is the student note “flip” book. Additionally, genre-specific print and go activities are also included.
Ready for Writing™ includes an assortment of graphic organizers specific to each writing genre. These organizers provide maps to help guide students through their thought and research process.
Finally, Ready for Writing™ includes a Student Writer’s Quick Reference Book. This valuable resource helps students take control of their learning and provides support opportunities to assist in writing perfect paragraphs.
What is Included in Ready for Writing™?
*Incorporating Ready for Writing™ *Inside Ready for Writing™
*The Program at a Glance
*Writing and Language Standards 1st Grade
*Writing and Language Standards 2nd Grade
*Daily Teacher Guide Overview
*Organization and Set Up
*Daily Teacher Guide COVER
*Expository Teacher’s Guide
*Expository Note“Flip”Book Quick View
*Daily Teacher’s Guide – Expository
*Expository Student Elements
*Student Note“Flip”Book / Expository
*Elements for Expository Note“Flip” Book
*Expository Activities Beginners (1st Grade Standards Aligned)
*Expository Activities (2nd Grade Standards Aligned)
*Narrative Teacher’s Guide
*Narrative Note“Flip”Book Quick View
*Daily Teacher’s Guide – Narrative
*Narrative Student Elements
*Student Note“Flip”Book / Narrative
*Elements for Narrative Note“Flip” Book
*Narrative Activities Beginners (1st Grade Standards Aligned)
*Narrative Activities (2nd Grade Standards Aligned)
*Opinion Teacher’s Guide
*Opinion Note“Flip”Book Quick View
*Daily Teacher’s Guide – Opinion
*Opinion Student Elements
*Student Note“Flip”Book / Opinion
*Elements for Opinion Note“Flip” Book
*Opinion Activities Beginners (1st Grade Standards Aligned)
*Opinion Activities (2nd Grade Standards Aligned)
*Universal Student Elements
*Universal Language Activities
*Graphic Organizers – Planning Maps
*Writer’s Quick Reference Book
*Expository Lesson Chart
*Expository Writing Plan/Graphic Organizer Samples
*Narrative Poster *Description Lesson Poster
*Narrative Writing Plan/Graphic Organizer Samples
*Opinion Writing Plan/Graphic Organizer Samples
*Classroom Library Suggested Books
*Activity Answer Keys
*Get It Write! Scoring Rubrics, Samples and Posters
*Additional Writing Topics *Binder Assembly Directions and Tab Templates
***Ready for Writing™ was created by Annie Moffatt and Traci Clausen. This is a labor of love that we are extremely proud of. We hope that you enjoy this comprehensive writing program!***