Seesaw Pattern Memoir Writing Templates

Seesaw Pattern Memoir Writing Templates
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Memoir writing template using a seesaw pattern (full example included) with choices of different back and forth character theme pages. The seesaw pattern can also be used for informational text as two characters discuss true facts about a topic. Use these templates to introduce writing memoirs or for writing a two character book on a non-fiction topic. Cute themed choices and one blank included!

NO PREP! NO COLORED INK for projects! Teaching will be a breeze with the definition and full example included. Use these and the themed sets for your mini-lesson, whole group, partner, or independent writing. The blank set can be used over and over again!

Children will love the dog and cat theme, the girl and boy theme, the sun and snowflake theme,or the blank theme to create their own masterpieces! Each set comes with completely themed pages with outlines of characters to color in or leave as is, a set of smaller theme characters to cut and paste in the illustration boxes, and even large character cutouts for stick puppets-GREAT for reader's theater of the finished projects!!!

YOU GET: Detailed directions and a full example lesson for the dog/cat set. Separate topic suggestion sheet for each set.

YOU GET FOR EACH SET: (dog/cat, boy/girl, sun/snowflake, blank ANY topic)

-1 cover page with both characters in their respective decorative
boxes- includes room for title and says, "A Seesaw Pattern Book

-4 lined pages with decorative boxes in different locations on the

-1 lined end page with both characters in a combined decorative

To use as a comic strip...

-1 Comic Book front page with speech bubbles for each character
sitting in their own decorative boxes.-includes room for title and
says, "A Seesaw Pattern Book by ___"

-1 lined bubble-talk page and two characters under each bubble to
be copied multiple times and used as a comic strip

-1 page with 6 small character "cards" to be cut out and pasted into
the decorative boxes for the illustrations- if you wish, and two
large characters for stick puppets (great for reader's theater!)
Note: the blank set does not include this page- children will have
to create their own!
Should be run on card stock if making puppets!

Balanced Literacy Suggestion: Included are a few mentor text suggestions that use the seesaw pattern. Find books to read to children prior to this project. Have seesaw books available for them to read on their own. Once the projects are finished, children can use them for a readers theater reading practice by including a friend to read one part!


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