Go on a writing journey with Ms. Tootie and her puppet friends! This special writing journal utilizes graphic art, the colorful photography of Jonathan Conklin, and the puppets of Tootie's Education Empire to engage students in the writing process.
Depending on the grade level, this journal can be used in its entirety as a workbook or as single worksheets. Teachers can even read a color printed version of this writing journal as a read-aloud.
That's Something to Think About and Write About can be utilized at a center, during whole group instruction, for RTI, morning work, or homework. The illustrations and usage of puppetry will engage all grade levels to practice literary concepts. Writing assignments to support the following skills are included:
> Cause and Effect
> Compare and Contrast
> Narrative Writing
> Math Journaling
> Science Technology and Research
> Social Studies Writing
There are 9 writing assignments but 20 pages in total. (The 20 pages include a table of contents and additional lined paper after every writing assignment so students have ample space to express their thoughts.) Download and enjoy!