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Writers Workshop : Writing Through the Year Unit 1 {Aligned with Common Core}

Writing Through the Year Unit 1 {Aligned with Common Core}This is the first unit in a series of monthly units that will walk you through the first month of writer's workshop. Included: Writer's Workshop Framework Guide Management ideas Monthly overview Mentor Text Lists Detailed daily writer's workshop lessons Anchor charts Scoring Rubrics and additional forms

Words Commonly Used to Describe Sounds

The trick is to not use them in their stereotypical way. Ex: "A hard knot clutched at her throat as the little orphan mewed closer, a dirty hand outstretched."

Writing Workshop plans for Kindergarten -- this is absolutely WONDERFUL!!! Everything you need for the first 30 days of Writer's Workshop (geared towards K, but could easily be adapted for other grade levels)

Interview Me! a listening, speaking & shared writing activity

Use this speaking, listening and shared writing activity to start off the school year with your beginning writers! $3.99