Small Moment Writing 2nd Grade 3rd Grade Personal Narratives

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Personal Narrative Writing Unit including scripted minilessons, tips, posters/anchor charts, resources, and graphic organizers for adding details, stretching moments, and elaborating from planning to publishing! It is also included in a Writing BUNDLE:

Writing BUNDLE Common Core

Do you find it challenging to get your students to stretch their moments and write detailed personal narratives that come alive? This packet contains specific strategies, tips and resources to help your students (grades 1-3) in the personal narrative writing process.

* 15 colorful charts, each illustrating a component of a p. narrative-these can help guide and/or support your mini lessons

* 3 student samples-samples include actual suggestions and/or actual questions teachers can offer to students to enhance writing

* 3 pp Teacher notes/ideas

*Minilessons with scripts, tips, writing samples and ideas

* 3 student resources for generating ideas

* 2 graphic organizers (whole pie vs slice) for pulling out tiny moments

* a graphic organizer for planning and sketching out story

* 2 graphic organizers for incorporating senses and stretching what we say, think, feel and do in the moment

* 2 story maps

*3 resources geared to show feelings

* Partner work

* Story strips for talking out stories with partners

* Sheet for recording peer suggestions on post-its

* 5 resources containing scripts with detailed student examples of how to incorporate the five senses

* a student checklist to use during and after writing

* a student resource to use with regard to word choice(i.e. sparkle words)

*Cover sheet for student publishing

*Dedication page for student publishing

*About the Author page for student publishing

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Opinion Writing 2nd Grade / 3rd Grade Writers Workshop

Persuasive Writing Book Reviews 2nd Grade / 3rd Grade Writers Workshop

Persuasive Writing I need this TOY 2nd Grade / 3rd Grade Writers Workshop

Informational Writing 2nd Grade / 3rd Grade Writers Workshop

Poetry 2nd Grade / 3rd Grade Writers Workshop

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With guidance and support from adults, use a variety of digital tools to produce and publish writing, including in collaboration with peers.
With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
Write narratives in which they recount a well-elaborated event or short sequence of events, include details to describe actions, thoughts, and feelings, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide a sense of closure.
With guidance and support from adults, use a variety of digital tools to produce and publish writing, including in collaboration with peers.
With guidance and support from adults, focus on a topic, respond to questions and suggestions from peers, and add details to strengthen writing as needed.


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