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Free Writing Mini Lesson 19:  Developing the Main Character in Narrative Writing.  Mentor text included!  Designed by Rockin Resources

Writing Mini Lesson #19- Developing Characters in a Narrative Essay

Free Writing Mini Lesson 19:  Developing the Main Character in Narrative Writing.  Mentor text included!  Designed by Rockin Resources

Writing Mini Lesson #19- Developing Characters in a Narrative Essay

Free Writing Mini Lesson Developing the Main Character in Narrative Writing. Designed by Rockin Resources

This unit is hands-down one of the most motivating and engaging Persuasive Writing units!  In this 10 day unit, students will develop background knowledge on roller coasters, study and analyze advertisements, develop an understanding of critical components of persuasive writing, write their own persuasive advertisements for a roller coaster they designed, present their advertisements to the class, and actively listen to their peers’ writing.

Persuasive Writing Unit - Design a Roller Coaster and Write a Persuasive Ad

This unit is hands-down one of the most motivating and engaging Persuasive Writing units! In this 10 day unit, students will develop background knowledge on roller coasters, study and analyze advertisements, develop an understanding of critical component

checklist

Narrative Writing - Interesting way to chart student progress. the "gradebook" has the outcomes/goals listed and you check off beside each name as they reach competency. Use as math workshop check list

Rainbow Editing and Revising {FREEBIE!} - Ideas By Jivey: For the Classroom

Rainbow Editing and Revising {FREEBIE!}

Another strategy students can use to practice revising and editing their writing. Students may be really drawn to the rainbow idea as long as it does not get so cluttered that they can not see their original writing anymore.

{freebie} Rules for dialogue

Teaching Dialogue to Young Writers guides students with a kid friendly language on how to use dialogue and dialogue tags to spice up their writing.

This is a packet of story starters for use in your writing center or during writing workshop.  There are three sections: narrative topics, exposito...

Story Starter Task Cards - Narrative, Expository, and Persuasive

FREE This is a packet of story starters for use in your writing center or during writing workshop. There are three sections: narrative topics, exposito.

Taking it Back to the Archives... MENTOR SENTENCES!

Taking it Back to the Archives... MENTOR SENTENCES! (Ideas By Jivey: For the Classroom)

The Why And How Of Mentor Sentences. Mentor Sentences are the only way I have successfully taught grammar and made a class of excellent writers!

Check out these free anchor charts- posters to help when teaching writing!  Play some music while students create a Rockin Beginning for their essay!

Writing Anchor Charts - Rockin Beginnings Free

Check out these free anchor charts- posters to help when teaching writing! Play some music while students create a Rockin Beginning for their essay!

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