What is the Thematic Writing Center?
The Thematic Writing Center includes word cards and independent writing sheets for the entire school year. Each month covers ten themes for a total of 90 themes. The themes can be interchanged between any months. The themes are independent of one another and can be swapped to fit your needs. Each theme has 5 word cards for a total of 450 word cards. These cards come with nonfiction/realistic photographs. The cards can be displayed for students to access. Along with the word cards, each theme comes with twelve activities. The twelve activities are repeated for every theme so that the task only has to be taught once.
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What is included in this Thematic Writing Center?
- 450 nonfiction word cards (5 word cards per 90 themes)
- 12 activity posters (2 sizes available)
- 7,800 activity sheets (870 pages per month)
- Start Up Guide
What makes THIS writing center so unique?
This writing centers rocks SIMPLISTIC BLISS! What does that mean? This packet allows you to teach the 12 activities and then have them simply repeat for each theme! This allows you TIME that you are not repeating directions each month!
This writing center offers SO MANY themes that you can easily combine and swap themes. If you are teaching lifecycles, you can pull out all of the lifecycle themes and teach them at once!
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What themes are included?
Just a reminder that the themes are independent of one another! You can swap the themes to any month you need!
Three Little Pigs
Three Little Bears
Three Billy Goats
Then and Now
Maps & Globes
Castles and Kings
What activities are included in the writing center?
Just a reminder that these TWELVE
activities are replicated for all 90 THEMES!
The following activities are included for each of the 90 themes. Each of these systematic activities allow you the simplistic bliss of teaching the activity only one time for the entire school year. Each of the activities include five versions for variety and differentiation.
- Greeting Cards
- Label it sheets
- Mail It (Letters and Post Cards)
- Mix It! Fix It!
- Word Writing
- Sentence Scramble
- Free Write Story
- Story Starters
DO YOU TEACH SECOND GRADE?
I have a second grade version of this resource HERE!
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