This is Unit 2 of Writer's Notebook tasks designed to mesh with Common Core and PARCC (middle school oriented). These are comprehensive writing tasks designed to expose students to various writing types/genres.
In this unit, each week students focus on a different type of writing. Tasks are chunked and explained in detail. The tasks are fun, organized, and student oriented. Perfect for a starter activity or writer's block.
This unit focuses on the following writing types:
- Product Reviews
- Descriptive Writing
- Sequel Writing
- Magazine Article
- Scene from a play (screenplay writing)
- Wiki Page
- Book Review
Separate Units: You can view samples from each unit at the links below.
Writer’s Notebook Units:
•Unit 1 (9 weeks of writing tasks)
•Unit 2 (9 weeks of writing tasks)
•Unit 1 and 2 (18 weeks of writing tasks)
•Unit 3 (7 weeks of writing tasks)
•Units 1, 2, & 3 (25 week of writing tasks)