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"Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus" - Animated

Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems - an ANIMATED retelling of one of the best kids' stories I know! Great introduction to persuasive writing.

I used this in my classroom this week and the kids loved it!!!  Classroom Manners - Can You Teach My Alligator Manners? - Disney Junior Official

I used this in my classroom this week and the kids loved it! Classroom Manners - Can You Teach My Alligator Manners? - Disney Junior Official maybe good for life skills!

free online stories read by celebrities through Barnes and Noble

Barnes and Noble Online Storytime - Stories read by authors and celebrities played on the computer for FREE.

Great idea for persuasive writing, Mo Willems has a great website too with lots of teacher resources for all his books

Persuade the Pigeon: A Persuasive Writing Exercise

Great idea for persuasive writing, Mo Willems has a great website too with lots of teacher resources for all his books. I just got done with persuasive essays.

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From prompt to final draft, here is a step-by-step process to help your students write opinion, informative, and narrative paragraphs. Especially for first and second grade! #paragraphoftheweek #paragraphwriting #writing

Paragraph of the Week - Paragraph Writing with 60 Writing Prompts for Grades 1-2

From prompt to final draft, here is a step-by-step process to help your students write opinion, informative, and narrative paragraphs. Especially for first and second grade!

Don't Let the Pigeon Be Principal!  {YouTube}  This is an adorable adaptation, inspired by Mo Willems' book, Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus.  I can see this idea (of videoing) fitting into a unit on persuasion.  It would be a fun way to publish or synthesize the students' thinking and learning.

Don't Let the Pigeon Be the Principal! After reading Mo Willems' picture book Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! some first graders brainstormed ideas for a sequel. Nathan provided the voice for the pigeon in our story,

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