Want students to write daily? Want to expose them to several different types of writing? Want to chunk tasks into manageable pieces? If you answered yes to these questions, this is the perfect resource for your classroom!
Included: 9 weeks worth of writing tasks. Each week is categorized into a specific type of writing (writing types meet Common Core and PARCC writing mandates). Tasks are broken down into 5 days. You can adjust as needed. Perfect for a starter activity or writer's block.
These 9 weeks include the following writing genres/tasks:
- Argumentative writing
- Persuasive letters
- Fictional writing
- Character sketch
- Diary entries
- Autobiographical writing
- How-to transitional writing
- Pamphlet writing/creation
- Report (informative) writing
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)