Are you looking to spice up your writing block with fun, engaging, and meaningful activities? This is UNIT FOUR of what will be an 11 unit series. This unit will guide your students in writing three informational writing pieces and includes everything you need to drive your instruction. We have three themes for this writing unit: Writing Informative Paragraphs with Hamburger Paragraphs (in this week students will also inform the reader about their friend), All About Holidays, My Specialty: _____ where students choose a hobby to write an informative paragraph agbout. We also included everything you need to know about your writing block.
Included in this unit:
-I Can Statements
-Daily Lesson Plans that include everything you need for minilessons, independent practice, and share time.
-Standards for TEKS and Common Core
-Materials for anchor charts
-Graphic Organizers and Student Printables
-Brainstorming Charts and Activities
-Rough Draft Writing Pieces
-Focus on Paragraph Writing
-Focus on Transition Words
-Revising with Sentence Structure, Revising with Adjectives and Adverbs
-Editing with Vivid Verbs
-Simple and Compound Sentences with Conjunctions
-Close Editing Strategies
-Final Publishing Paper and Craft
-Single Column Rubrics
-18 how to writing prompts to display and prompt strips for student journals
In each unit you will guide your students through brainstorming, writing, revising, editing, and publishing. In this specific unit your students will also become paragraph pros!
Write On Components:
-How to group students
-Writing Folder Materials
-Status of the Class Materials
-Setting Goals Anchor Chart Materials
-How to Use Rubrics
-How to Set Up Your Writing Block
All WRITE ON Units (BUNDLE not yet available):
WRITE ON! Writing Bootcamp Unit 1
WRITE ON! Personal Narratives Unit 2
WRITE ON! How To Writing Unit 3
WRITE ON! Informational & Paragraph Writing UNIT 4
WRITE ON! Research Unit 5: COMING SOON (release date-TBD)
WRITE ON! Biographies and Autobiographies Unit 6: COMING SOON (release date-TBD)
WRITE ON! Opinion Writing Unit 7: COMING SOON (release date-TBD)
WRITE ON! Poetry Unit 8: COMING SOON (release date-TBD)
WRITE ON! Fiction Writing Unit 9
WRITE ON! Fairy Tale Writing Unit 10
WRITE ON! End of the Year Writing Unit 11
Individual units will not be bundled until all are completed. We do not have release dates for future units, but we work diligently to bring you the best writing units possible!
This unit was made by Hope King and Amy Lemons! We hope you enjoy! There is a lot included in this unit, so make sure you check out the preview!