The Best Part of Me writing prompt. This would be such a great prompt, not to mention a beautiful bulletin board display.
Setting up a Work on Writing Station for Daily 5
Daily 5 Work on Writing Station - Second Story Window
OPINION WRITING:Have your students follow NINE simple steps to write an interactive opinion piece. Students will have fun while learning or reviewing the key components of the opinion writing genre. This lesson includes step by step directions for the first lesson as well as template manipulatives that can be used throughout the year. ($2)
Classroom Magic: Genre Passport Freebie
Love this opinion writing activity with Hershey kisses!
Roll-a-story! Students roll a character and a setting and write a narrative. Great for a writing center!
Always Write: My Classroom's Tools for Writing and Reading Workshop
Reading Workshop Notebook insert