Perfect for Primary Grades!
This is a cover sheet that can be stapled to multiple sheets of blank pages for students to use weekly...each student has their own book.
I change the books out every quarter. On the first day it's provided, students love decorating and personalizing their own books!
Easy planning for Morning Work! Every Monday, students come in prepared to write a letter to classmates, sharing about the activities of their weekend.
I introduce Letter Writing Format...Date, Greeting, Body, Closing, and Signature. (A perfect teachable moment to introduce sentence writing, punctuation, indenting and paragraphs...considering level appropriate.)
Each letter begins:
My weekend was....
After letters are written, students can also have the opportunity to share their writing by reading them to classmates. It's amazing how well they learn about editing, when they are reading their own writing!