This unit has 5 different writing activities. These are great first week activities but can be done any time of the year. The writing focus is on your students and who they are and what they enjoy.
All activities include directions…
The Important Thing -writing activity
Students are writing about the important thing about themselves, the writing pattern follows The Important Thing by Margaret Wise Brown. Includes samples, rough draft-final writing paper/letters for your bulletin board.
My Sun-Sational Summer
Students are writing about their summer vacation. Includes narrative sample, organizer, paper for writing/includes letters for your bulletin board and sunglasses where students can illustrate pictures of their summer. This also includes a cover for a class book.
The Best Part of Me
Students are writing about their favorite body part based off of the book The Best Part of Me by Wendy Ewald. Includes an organizer, paper for writing and letters for your bulletin board
Students are making a list poem on things they like…Includes paper for rough draft and final copy paper, this also includes a cover for a class book.
This is a beautiful poem that your students complete, samples and writing paper are included.