an 8 x 11 sized "poster" created to help my second grade students to remember to write better sentences. It helps them to remember to include details in their sentences and try to paint a picture with words, including verbs, adjectives, nouns, etc.
Story Telling Path...really cute way for students to retell a story and work on some good skills (it's like a variation of a story map). This would be cute as a center activity.
Stretch A Sentence Chart Gr 1-3
Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Teaching Writing Idea and Plans
Opinion Writing Unit: My Opinion Matters image 3
A super helpful writing tool that addresses common core writing expectations. How to close writing pieces
Openinngs 4 writing
Reading yellow brick road! Love it! With a fairy tale themed classroom!
The Good Life: Writing
This would be great to revamp for using in my 8th grade reading class. I think it would really help the students understand how to SUMMARIZE.