Informational Mentor Text List (for every Grade CCSS). This would be good to combine with the Common Core ELA Appendix that provides a list of mentor texts representative of desired grade-level writing achievement/focus.
Reading response menus give students some choice while allowing teachers to hold students accountable for independent reading and assess their understanding of various comprehension skills. Learning to write about text will help students to deepen their
This is the actual link.Our Cool School: Persuasive Writing: OREO Graphic Organizer.Opening activity: What is the best way to eat an Oreo. Includes a handout for students to use for organizing their thoughts. Great idea that the kids will love