Sentence Surgery…laminated unedited sentence strips, bandaid strips for ending punctuation, small round bandages for commas and quotations, tongue depressors to mark capitalization, and ‘Emergency Kit’ paper bags w/ red cross on them. how fun!
Writing and spelling instruction. Paragraph writing is one of the three main writing strands for & grade. Our six-year old friends are expected to be able to introduce a topic, give and explain a detail, and then, wrap-up their thinking.
Daily 5 Work on Writing- Monthly Resources. Daily 5 Work on Writing- Monthly Resources. Someone suggested to us that these would also be good ideas for handwriting practice! // Love the idea. It can work wonderfully with upper grades as well.