Lucy Calkins first grade
1st Grade How To Writing - The Brown Bag Teacher
Tonight I’m sharing about how we ‘launched’ our How-To writing unit, as well as, resources and mentor texts that are helping us master this genre of writing! Outside of How-To writing being a part of the Common Core, it provides a great practice in logically sequencing events (a tough first grade skill)…to the level at...
Susan Jones Teaching: How to Writing in First Grade
How to writing is one of my favorite units as a first grade teacher! My students choose topics they are experts on and teach others how to do something by writing their very own how to book. These fun lessons, anchor charts and activities are perfect for the first and second grade classroom!
Writing Mini Lesson #20- Dialogue in a Narrative Essay
Are you looking for ideas to teach students how to write dialogue in a narrative essay? This blog has creative ideas to show your students the right amount of dialogue to use in a story and activities to motivate and educate! These ideas are ideal for any writing curriculum and are a part of a series of mini lessons for writer’s workshop designed for scaffolding through the writing process.