Improve Writing with QR CODES: This blog post includes step by step directions along with a video tutorial on how to implement QR codes to motivate your students to provide quality writing assignments.
Persuasive Text Study: Close Reading Passage, Notebook Activity, Test Prep
5th Grade Anchor Chart and Close Reading Passage for teaching persuasive techniques including causality, parallelism, misleading statements, exaggerated statements, contradictory statements, and comparison. I had a hard time finding material to teach this TEKS to my 5th graders, so I wrote my own passage!
Graphic Organizers for Opinion Writing. I am happy to share a few tips along with the graphic organizers I created to help get my students writing opinion pieces that showed me that my students, while not quite there yet, were fully capable of making it to the top of that mountain.
Graphic Organizers for Opinion Writing | Scholastic.com