Writing 2-4

This collection of resources is for the 2nd-4th grade CScope classroom.


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Writing 2-4

Writing 2-4

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Create fake text to display your morning message to your class each day

Instead of having students stand around you with questions and such, they bring their clothespin up to you and you clip it to your clipboard, then they sit back down and you call them up when you're ready. HOW FABULOUS FOR Writer's Workshop!

A great little video explaining (via super hero animation and a very catchy tune) the differences between similes and metaphors. - The Bazillions

SOMETIMES WE DON’T WRITE IN WRITING WORKSHOP

FLASH DRAFTING OUR WAY TO A “BEST FIRST DRAFT.”

Three strategies to generate story ideas

Recently, Stacey and I were chatting via email about why the teaching of conclusions isn't presented as a separate minilesson in Bringing History to Life, the information writing unit in the 4th gr...

QUICK TIPS FOR WRITING TEACHING POINTS -- sketchnotes

NOTES FROM THE TCRWP WORKSHOP WITH CARL ANDERSON – WRITING WITH MENTOR TEXTS

What is Slice of Life Writing?

"Find What's Right" editing, kids mark the things they got right, then they rush to fix things they missed so they'll be able to mark everything right, like a "back door" to editing

Writers workshop chart

Show Not Tell Anchor Chart by Holly Nowalk

Inspired to Read: Transition words

Bing : Informational Writing Anchor Charts

Travel brochures- great to make for a region or culture that is being taught in class or as a project for students to investigate a country, time period, or culture of interest.

Every Lined Paper Under the Sun!

More ideas for non fiction writing. Could be used in student journals for sequencing and character traits too.

30 Days to a Stronger Novel Online Video Course, with writing teacher and author Darcy Pattison. mimshouse.com/... #amwriting, #publishing, #writetip

Really like some of her writers notebook set up examples. Life is Better Messy Anyway!

Here's an infographic with some great ideas for how to spend those 5 minutes that you may have free at the beginning or end of a lesson.

Trapped! Punctuation game is a super fun online game that provides great practice in punctuation skills.

Teaching Students About Complete Sentences: A Guide to Success! This is a must for any elementary classroom teacher grades 3 and up! $

Go way beyond the typical book report with these 20 great ways to get kids to interact with text...good for any grade!

My fantastic student teacher came up with this great way to show the differences between types of literary nonfiction.