This writer's workshop unit has everything you need to introduce and develop personal narrative writing in your classroom!
This unit includes:
*10 step by step lessons to teach personal narrative writing. Each lesson includes a mini lesson with suggested mentor text (the text are not required), independent writing, and shared writing. Anchor chart pieces, mini-anchor charts for students' writer's notebooks, conferencing labels and sticky notes, goal setting pages are included.
Mini lessons include:
*What is a personal narrative?
*Zooming in on a small moment
*Writing a strong lead
*Elements of a personal narrative
*Using descriptive language and voice in your writing
*Using transition words
*Using your unique perspective
*Writing a reflective ending
*TEN classroom posters included.
*Revising and editing tools include helpful bookmarks, labels to keep tools such as colored pencils and highlighters, and spider legs for students to use while revising.
*Labels for student folders: students name, what I'm working on, and writing tools.
*Individual spelling dictionary for students to keep track of easily misspelled words.
*Paper for published work: 20 lined pages with 20 coordinated unlined pages for writing and illustrations of published work.
*FIVE extra mini lesson: punctuation, adding in details, breaking your writing into paragraphs, sequence of events, and narrative writing checklist.
*Student friendly rubric based on grades 3-5 CCCS standards and I Can Statements.
*Bulletin board letters: #thisisus Personal Narratives
*Binder cover, spines, dividers to keep all your pages organized
*Launching Writing Worshop