Do your students need a "Boot Camp" to learn about how to write an amazing essay?
Well this "Survival Guide" will give them everything they need to know to help them write an awesome 3-5 paragraph essay!
I used this with my 3rd grade students in conjunction with two texts and a writing prompt.
The graphic organizers included are based on the SRSD program.
What is included:
*Cover page for Survival Guide
*Steps to Writing an Essay
*How to Pull Apart the Prompt
*How to Read Texts and Use Metacognition
*How to Create the Graphic Organizer based on the Prompt
*Each of the Graphic Organizers (Narrative - CSPACE, Informational -TIDE, Opinion - TREE)
*Hooks for Beginning the Essay
*Evidence-based Sentence Stems
*Interesting Ways to "Wrap Up" the Essay
*How to Transfer the Graphic Organizer to an Essay
*How to Edit/Revise
*Writing Rubrics for Each of the Three Types of Writing
Be sure to check out the preview to get a better idea of what is on each page!
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Thanks! I hope you and your students enjoy!