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Expository Writing: All About book
Writing resources. plus ideas for a writing center board
how to book template..
Expository Writing Classroom Poster by The Writing Doctor, via Flickr
Branson Reader's Workshop / Anchor Charts Photos
How to blow a bubble-- writing and math activity! Free download! This activity is adorable!
This will be PERFECT for fourth grade!! I started a lesson similar to this, but the added ideas will make it more fun.
Make these into mangets for the white board. Then write the sequence of events for students to read/process individually. ADD a STOP so that students Stop for check-ins with teacher before proceeding.
Here is a sample of their expository writing. We did the top together and they had to come up with three facts on their own based on our readings and our notes from the lesson.
Expository Writing- like the idea of color coding- I color code when teaching good constructed responses.
Fun in First Grade: More Bat Activities
fun expository writing song- topic/main idea, 3 supporting details, and conclusion
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Expository Writing Hooks Anchor Chart
Mrs. Nelson's Class - MrsNelsonsClass.com This woman's blog spells out exactly how to implement morning message in your classroom. I'm doing this soon!