This writing unit addresses the age old question, "What am I going to do today for my writing mini-lesson?" Each mini-lesson helps to build competent, equipped, and motivated young writers!
If you have been to my writing workshop presentation, this unit follows the monthly mini-lessons for September and fits into a year's worth of writing mini-lessons.
This unit is standards based and has been aligned to the CC and Texas Teks for writing.
This unit Introduces:
1.18 Students write literary texts to express their ideas and feelings about real or imagined people, events, and ideas
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.1.2 Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.
In this unit:
General information on writer's workshop and the mini-lesson
9 easy to follow writing mini-lessons (some lessons will be repeated on multiple days)
A variety of writing paper templates.
Lessons in the September Unit:
Drawing and Labeling
Bubble gum Spelling
Focus on a topic
I know all about me!
A Special Fish
Johnny Appleseed Informative writing
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