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First week.... I let my kids paint a self portrait then I write their name in bold back marker and place it on the wall so they never have to ask how to spell a classmate's name.....they love it. AND....I just use the long construction paper....no copies!

First week. I let my kids paint a self portrait then I write their name in bold back marker and place it on the wall so they never have to ask how to spell a classmate's name.I just use the long construction paper.no copies!

This is a great chart to use during writing instruction. It maps out the important things that all writing needs to have in a clear and concise manner (it could use a little color though!). This chart could help save the teacher from having to verbally remind students or mark on homework when grading for written work. Maggie Gomberg.

This is a great chart to use during writing instruction. It maps out the important things that all writing needs to have in a clear and concise manner (it could use a little color though! This chart could help save the teacher from having to verbally re

like this anchor... {freebie packed} .....Follow for Free 'too-neat-not-to- keep' literacy tools  fun teaching stuff :) ......

Writing freebies, including this checklist. I am SO laminating this and putting it in their writer's folders next year!

This writing paper has a box for pictures as well as a visual checklist for students to use as they are writing. You can handwrite in questions or sentence starters.  I'm making a pack soon of opinion writing worksheets.

This writing paper has a box for pictures as well as a visual checklist for students to use as they are writing. You can handwrite in questions or sentence starters. I'm making a pack soon of opinion writing worksheets.

Do a who/what sentence.  Then add when, then add where.... would be good for extending sentences.

Teaching Writing Idea and Plans Week 1 Neat idea to help students determine what parts of a sentence are missing to develop complete sentences. Could also be used for idea development. Color code align with Project GLAD and add POS names.

"How to Make a Grinch Smile"- perfect writing prompt for around the holidays! We do "Grinch Day" at school, this could be a fun writing for it!

"How to Make a Grinch Smile"- perfect writing prompt for around the holidays! We do "Grinch Day" at school, this could be a fun writing for it!

Weather Graphing Recording Sheets

Weather Graphing Recording Sheets