Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade

Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
Writer's Workshop Bundle - 4th and 5th Grade
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Common Core Standards
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147 MB|600 +
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This writing bundle has 15 weeks of writer's workshop lesson plans. The units in this bundle cover poetry, personal narrative, and fictional narrative. Students will have ample opportunities to learn and use the writing process. No need to spend time cutting and pasting, just give the students time to write.

Not Your Grade Level? Check out
Second Grade Writer’s Workshop Bundle
Third Grade Writer’s Workshop Bundle

Fictional Narrative:
- 5 + Weeks of writing lessons covering important skills (Creating a Character, Developing a Setting and Plot, When to Conference, Conferencing Suggestions, Editing and Revising)
- A Student Handbook with all materials needed for the unit.
- Wall Display of all writing guides, essential questions, and the writing process.
- Editor's Checklist
- A Unit Study Guide and Unit Test
- Publishing Suggestions
- Suggested Published Books to Use for Lesson Topics
- Options for Struggling Writers
- Exemplars
- 10 Topic Fiction Writing Journal
- Assessments with Rubrics and Answer Keys
- Language Mini Lessons cover:
* Irregular Verbs
* Writing Great Beginnings and Endings
* Compound Sentences
* Using Concrete Words and Sensory Details
* Using Quotation Marks
* Transitional Words and Phrases
* Figurative Language

Personal Narrative:
• 3 weeks of detailed lesson plans
• Tips are provided throughout the unit on conferencing, differentiation, assisting ESOL, EIP, and struggling writers, preparing for observations, and ways to overcome Writer's Workshop challenges
• Handouts for all lessons
• PowerPoint to guide students through the workshop
• Suggested Published Personal Narrative List
• Writing Guides for planning, organizing, drafting, and publishing
• Exemplars
• Personal Narrative Journal with 10 prompts
• Writing Process Cards
• Essential Questions, and I Can Statement Posters
• Student Handbook with all handouts and guides

Personal Narrative Writing Lessons
Finding a Topic
Adding Details
Planning a Topic
Organizing Writing
Using a Rubric
When and how to Conference
Editing and Revising

Personal Narrative Grammar Skills Covered
Parts of Speech
Modal Auxiliaries
Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases
Verb Tenses
Dictionary and Thesaurus
Capitalization Rules
Additional review lessons on 2nd and 3rd grade skills

• 31+days of lesson plan on fourth and fifth grade reading and writing standards
• Lessons Included:, Beat, Rhyme, Rhythm, Lines, Stanzas, Verse, Meter, Implicit and Explicit Information, Figurative Language Reading for Main Idea, Author’s Purpose, Mood, Theme, Comparing and Contrasting poems and author’s point of view, Using Illustrations to find meaning. Writing -Diamantes, Acrostic Poems, Bio Poems, Free Verse Poems, Cinquains, Haiku, Shape, Free Verse, and Research Poems, Alliteration.
• 18 Original poems
• 72 page Student Handbook with the materials need the lessons. (Note quiz, test, and choice board pages are not included in the Student Handbook)
• Assessments (Quiz, Rubrics, Choice Board, Unit Test, and Checklists)
• Portfolio Publishing pages and Rubric
• Poetry Family Celebration Guidelines
• Appendix with Poems, Additional Lessons (Verse, Meter, Explicit Information, Implicit Information, Point of View, Mood, Theme, Similes, Metaphors, Personification, Hyperbole, and Figurative Language Scavenger Hunt) on other grade level standards, poetry close read for any poem, and bookmarks.
• Vocabulary Cards and Anchor Charts
• Essential Question and I Can Statement Posters

Want to learn more about each unit, click the links or download the preview.
Personal Narrative Unit - Grades 4 and 5.
Poetry Unit - Grades 4 and 5.
Fiction Narrative Unit - Grades 4 and 5.

You can also find more about teaching writing at Notes From the Portable.

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Total Pages
600 +
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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