Elementary writing activities

Enhance your elementary students' writing skills with these fun and interactive activities. Discover creative ways to inspire and encourage their love for writing.
Dec 2, 2019 - Teaching opinion writing can be a lot of fun in First Grade. Firsties have LOTS of opinions, and they love to share them! Here are a few ideas that have helped me to teach opinion writing to first graders. Start by teaching students how to write a topic sentence. I have found that having an anchor chart with sentence s… Persuasive Writing, Opinion Writing, Topic Sentences, Teaching Opinion Writing, Second Grade Writing, Writing Topics, Writing Skills, Writing Lessons, 2nd Grade Writing

Dec 2, 2019 - Teaching opinion writing can be a lot of fun in First Grade. Firsties have LOTS of opinions, and they love to share them! Here are a few ideas that have helped me to teach opinion writing to first graders. Start by teaching students how to write a topic sentence. I have found that having an anchor chart with sentence s…

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Hailey | Cookies & Racecars
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Do you have struggling writers who just don't seem to be growing? Do you have reluctant writers who don't seem to get much writing completed? In every class that I have ever taught, there has always been a handful of kiddos that just don't like writing. These students can be toughest to reach. You have

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Not So Wimpy Teacher
This is part of the free editing set from First Grade Wow. For kindergarten, I use it to show what they can do (smiley face in the check box) and what their newest personal challenge is (I highlight the check box). They keep it in their writing folders. It helps differentiate learning and gives each student focus. There are many other useful pages in the packet, too. All free! Worksheets, Pre K, English, Writing Strategies, Second Grade Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Lessons, Writing Checklist, Teaching Writing

Hello Everyone! I love helping first graders express themselves through writing. For me, the first semester of first grade is all about creating a safe environment for them to feel comfortable putting their thoughts down on paper. We work on all the different ways to incorporate written expression into our day. I just love when one of my little would rather write than do anything else! Well we are now all about making our great writing even better...That means editing. I don't know about…

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Emily Tweet