Squiggle story-Easy enough to have ready for a substitute in an emergency. Useful for a wide range of grade levels. <---I did this in grade as a center, but I think I'll add it to my grade emergency sub plans.
Back to School Literacy Centers: It's Time to Learn
Opinion Writing: A Common Core Unit of Study and Grade} by Melanie Redden. This anchor chart is also included in b/w as a graphic organizer in this unit. This would be helpful for college students, too!
Need to think about this for opinion/persuasive writing plan. This fun opinion writing project includes everything you need to teach from the beginning to the end of the unit. Students will love writing about their favorite ice cream!