More to explore:
Reading Is Thinking: professional books - this book teaches writing through great mentor texts k-6 (picture books) with lesson plans
This guide is the solution to my classroom library dilemma! It outlines children's books to writer's workshop minilessons! I need this to feel better about the books I'm purchasing and their usefulness in the classroom!
Writer's Workshop Resource: Teach with Picture Books: I Can Write Like That: Focusing on Mentor Texts (Look at this closer later...)
I Can Write Like That! A Guide to Mentor Texts and Craft Studies for Writers' Workshop, K-6, an International Reading Association title by Susan Ehmann and Kellyann Gayer.
Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: Wild About Writing Wednesday... Onomatopoeia MENTOR TEXTS - this is the key to better writers!!