|Doesn't this picture look just like her?|
|She even wrote to herself to save her memories|
We read The Great Turkey Race and wrote about where we thought the turkeys ran off to. The kids did a great job and I am starting to feel like I am making progress with them. Wahoo! You can grab the writing paper from Tammy.
|Parachuting in space|
|a dance party!|
I also need to announce that Renee Saint Laurent won a free Wizard Wall trial pack! Look for an email from me.
This week we will be working on how-to writing.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.1.2 Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure
I have been doing How to Cook a Turkey for the last few years and they always crack me up!
|A cover if you want to make it into a class book|
|A flow map writing organizer.|
Here are some focusing questions that help them...What might you have to do to the turkey before you start?
Does anything go in the turkey?
Do you put anything on the outside of the turkey?
How long and at what temperature do you cook it?
|Final draft writing paper.|
Imagine me virtually wearing this button. :-)